The Toronto Maple Leafs signed defenseman Matt Hunwick to a two-year contract, and forwards PA Parenteau, Mark Arcobello to one-year contracts Wednesday. They also re-signed forward Richard Panik to a one-year contract.
Hunwick, 30, had 11 points (two goals, nine assists) and 16 penalty minutes in 55 games for the New York Rangers last season, and was scoreless in six games during the Stanley Cup Playoffs. He has played in 347 NHL regular-season games and has 78 points (18 goals, 60 assists) along with 132 penalty minutes. Sportsnet reported his contract is worth $2.4 million, an average annual value of $1.2 million.