Maple Leafs Sign F Tyler Ennis to 1-Year Deal


The Toronto Maple Leafs signed forward Tyler Ennis to a one-year contract worth $650,000, the team announced Friday.

After averaging 0.61 points per game throughout the first six years of his NHL career his production was stifled in 2015-16 and 2016-17 as he dealt with various injury woes.

He did manage to score eight goals and 14 assists in 73 games this past season despite averaging less than 12 minutes of ice-time per contest. Prior to his lone season in Minnesota, Ennis had spent his entire career with the Buffalo Sabres after the team drafted 26th overall in 2008.

The three-time 20-goal scorer, has 105 goals and 153 assists for 258 points in 492 career regular-season NHL games. He also has three goals and five assists in 14 career Stanley Cup playoff games.