Nashville, Tenn. (October 12, 2020) - Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/GM David Poile announced Monday that the team has signed forward Brad Richardson to a one-year, $1 million contract.
Richardson, 35 (2/4/85), is a veteran of 15 NHL seasons and won the 2012 Stanley Cup as a member of the Los Angeles Kings. In 2019-20, he tallied 11 points (6g-5a) in 59 games with the Arizona Coyotes, his fifth season with the organization, and added another three points (2g-1a) in nine postseason contests. The 6-foot, 190-pound center has scored at least 10 goals on five different occasions, including a career-high 19 with the Coyotes in 2018-19, and has hit the 20-point mark six times, with his best output being a 31-point (11g-20a) campaign in 2015-16. After beginning his career in 2005-06, Richardson has gone on to post 242 points (106g-136a) in 808 career games with stops in Colorado, Los Angeles, Vancouver and Arizona, serving as an alternate captain the last three seasons with the Coyotes.