OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators announced today that the club has signed forward Buddy Robinson to a three-year entry-level contract. Robinson recently completed his sophomore collegiate season when his Lake Superior State Lakers fell to Bowling Green in the first round of the Central Collegiate Hockey Association playoffs.
A native of Bellmawr, N.J., Robinson played in 38 games this past season, scoring eight times and adding eight assists, while recording 48 penalty minutes. In two years with the Lakers, he recorded 26 points (13 goals, 13 assists), while registering 85 penalty minutes over 77 games.
Prior to attending Lake Superior State, the 6-5, 236-pound winger, spent parts of two seasons (2009-10 and 2010-11) with the Hamilton Red Wings of the Ontario Junior Hockey League (Tier II) where he tallied 61 points (26 goals and 35 assists) and 101 penalty minutes over 81 games. Robinson played the final 19 games of the 2010-11 season locally with the CCHL’s Nepean Raiders where he recorded 24 points (five goals, 19 assists) and 20 penalty minutes.
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