OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators announced today that the team has signed forwads Matthew Peca (one year) and Logan Shaw (two years) to two-way contracts, respectively. Peca's contract holds a value $700,000 in the National Hockey League and $300,000 in the American Hockey League while Shaw's agreement will carry an average annual value of $725,000 with a breakdown of $700,000 in the National Hockey League and $375,000 in the American Hockey League in year one and $750,000 (NHL) and $375,000 (AHL) in year two.
A native of Petawawa, Ont., Peca, 27, was acquired by the Senators in a trade with the Montreal Canadiens on Feb. 24. He skated in 14 NHL contests in 2019-20 (including nine with the Senators following the trade) and registered two points (two assists). He also appeared in 34 games with the Canadiens' AHL affiliate, the Laval Rocket, over which he tallied 13 points (four goals, nine assists) and 12 penalty minutes. The Tampa Bay Lightning's first seventh-round draft pick (201st overall) in 2011 has posted 19 points (six goals, 13 assists) and six penalty minutes over 73 NHL contests with Tampa Bay, Montreal and the Senators.
A native of Glace Bay, N.S., Shaw, 27, split 2019-20 playing time with the Winnipeg Jets and the club's AHL affiliate, the Manitoba Moose. He recorded five points (two goals, three assists) over 35 contests with the Jets and seven points (four goals, three assists) and 10 penalty minutes over 16 games with the Moose. The Florida Panthers' second third-round draft pick (76th overall) in 2011 has posted 36 points (15 goals, 21 assists) and 35 penalty minutes over 215 NHL contests with Florida, the Anaheim Ducks, Montreal and Winnipeg.
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