HABS SIGN FLINN TO A ONE-YEAR DEAL
The Montreal Canadiens signed free agent forward Ryan Flinn to a one-year, two-way contract on Monday.
As per club policy, financial terms were not disclosed.
Flinn, a Halifax, Nova Scotia, native has seven seasons of AHL experience along with three seasons in the NHL with the Los Angeles Kings. Last season, the 6-foot-5, 230-pound winger played in the AHL with the Springfield Falcons and the Hershey Bears, collecting three goals and one assist and 135 penalty minutes in 41 games.
The New Jersey Devils' fifth-round selection, 143rd overall, at the 1998 NHL Entry Draft, Flinn joined the Edmonton Oilers organization as a free agent on July 17, 2007.
Flinn, 28, played four seasons in the QJMHL from 1996 to 2001, with Laval, Acadie-Bathurst, Halifax and Cape Breton.