Ottawa Senators Sign Clouthier

OTTAWA – The Ottawa Senators have announced that they have signed former Cincinnati and Augusta forward Brett Clouthier.

Selected in the second round (50th overall) in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft by New Jersey, the 24-year-old left wing spent time in 2004-05 with Augusta registering one goal and one assist in 11 games with the Lynx. He has also played in 12 games with Cincinnati where he scored six points (3g-3a) in 12 games in 2003-04.

The 6-5 and 225-pound Ottawa native also played 46 games with Albany of the American Hockey League in 2004-05 where he had four assists and recorded 168 penalty minutes. He has played in 221 career games with Albany, scoring 22 points (11g-11a) and registering 619 penalty minutes.