OTTAWA - Ottawa Senators general manager John Muckler today announced the re-signing of left-winger Peter Schaefer to a multi-year agreement.
In his seventh NHL season, and third with the Senators since the trade that saw Sami Salo go to the Vancouver Canucks in 2002, Schaefer recorded career highs in goals (20), assists (30) and penalty minutes (40).
Also in 2005-06, the Yellow Grass, Sask., native was one of six Senators to record 20 or more goals and one of five to play in all 82 regular-season games. Schaefer had two game-winning goals on the season and nine two-point games. The 29-year-old also scored seven playoff points (2-5) during the club's 10 post-season games.
In 338 career games with Ottawa, Schaefer has recorded 41 goals, 71 assists, 112 points and 98 penalty minutes. In 416 career NHL games, he scored 77 goals and has 110 assists and 148 penalty minutes.
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