Pat Quinn, general manager and head coach, announced Friday that the Toronto Maple Leafs have agreed to terms on a one year contract with unrestricted free agent defenceman Bryan Marchment.
In keeping with club policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Marchment, 34, split the season between San Jose and Colorado last year and collected 14 points (two goals, 12 assists) with 141 penalty minutes in 81 games.
In 67 games with the Sharks he registered 11 points (two goals, nine assists) with 108 minutes in penalties. Marchment was traded to Colorado in exchange for two draft picks March 8, 2003 and collected three assists in 14 games with the Avalanche. He also appeared in all seven Colorado playoff games and was held pointless with four penalty minutes.
The native of Scarborough, Ontario has played for seven NHL teams: Winnipeg, Chicago, Hartford, Edmonton, Tampa Bay, San Jose and Colorado. In 814 career NHL games he has collected 175 points (38 goals, 137 assists) with 2126 penalty minutes. Marchment also has seven points (four goals, three assists) with 94 penalty minutes in 70 career NHL playoff games.