The Florida Panthers have signed D Steve Montador to a one-year contract after receiving the arbitration ruling that was handed out Monday.
Last year Montador played in 72 games for the Panthers, recording a career-high eight assists and nine points (1-8-9). He led the team with 119 PIM.
In two years with Florida, Montador has two goals and 13 assists. He has six goals and 18 assists in his five year NHL career.