Goalie Peter Budaj signed a professional tryout contract with the Los Angeles Kings on Friday and will attend training camp, according to LAKingsInsider.com.
Budaj will compete with Jhonas Enroth to be Jonathan Quick's backup this season.
The 32-year-old spent last season with the St. John's Ice Caps, then the Winnipeg Jets' American Hockey League affiliate. In 19 games he was 0-9-6 with a 3.55 goals-against average and .888 save percentage.
Budaj was selected by the Colorado Avalanche in the second round (No. 63) in the 2001 NHL Draft. In nine seasons with the Avalanche and Montreal Canadiens, he is 124-107-33 with 11 shutouts, a 2.76 GAA and a .903 save percentage in 296 regular-season games and 0-2 in seven Stanley Cup Playoff games.