DETROIT -- Red Wings general manager Ken Holland announced today that the club has agreed to terms with forward Darren McCarty on a one-year contract. In keeping with team policy, additional terms of the deal were not disclosed.
McCarty, 36, re-joined the Red Wings' organization in February 2008 after spending two seasons with the Calgary Flames. A 15-year NHL veteran, he played in three games for Detroit last season registering an ssist and 2 penalty minutes.
McCarty also appeared in 17 postseason games during the Red Wings’ 2008 Stanley Cup championship run. He finished the playoffs with two points and 19 penalty minutes.
He spent the first 11 seasons of his NHL career in Detroit.