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Devils sign forward Bobby Butler

Thursday, 08.9.2012 / 4:27 PM ET / News
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Devils sign forward Bobby Butler
Bobby Butler

Newark, NJ – The New Jersey Devils today signed forward Bobby Butler to a two-way contract. The announcement was made by Devils’ President/CEO/General Manager Lou Lamoriello. As per club policy, no further terms were disclosed.

Butler joins the Devils after spending the past two seasons with the Senators’ organization. In 2011-12, he recorded six goals and ten assists for 16 points and 12 penalty minutes in 56 regular-season appearances, while also playing in three playoff contests. The 6-0, 185-lb. forward has career totals of 16 goals and 21 assists for 37 points and 22 penalty minutes in 94 games played. Butler split the 2010-11 campaign between Ottawa and Binghamton (AHL). He played in all 23 games for the AHL Senators en-route to their 2011 Calder Cup Championship.

Born April 26, 1987 in Marlborough, MA, he made his professional debut with Ottawa on April 1, 2010 after four seasons at New Hampshire (HE). His collegiate totals show 61 goals and 60 assists for 121 points in 153 games for the Wildcats. As a senior, he was a member of the NCAA East First All American Team and Hockey East First All-Star Team; while being named the conference’s player of the year. Not drafted, Butler signed with Ottawa as a free agent on March 29, 2010.

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  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - NYR 82 53 22 7 252 192 113
2 y - MTL 82 50 22 10 221 189 110
3 x - TBL 82 50 24 8 262 211 108
4 x - WSH 82 45 26 11 242 203 101
5 x - NYI 82 47 28 7 252 230 101
6 x - DET 82 43 25 14 235 221 100
7 x - OTT 82 43 26 13 238 215 99
8 x - PIT 82 43 27 12 221 210 98
9 BOS 82 41 27 14 213 211 96
10 FLA 82 38 29 15 206 223 91
11 CBJ 82 42 35 5 236 250 89
12 PHI 82 33 31 18 215 234 84
13 NJD 82 32 36 14 181 216 78
14 CAR 82 30 41 11 188 226 71
15 TOR 82 30 44 8 211 262 68
16 BUF 82 23 51 8 161 274 54

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2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
A. Henrique 75 16 27 -6 43
M. Cammalleri 68 27 15 2 42
P. Elias 69 13 21 -20 34
S. Gomez 58 7 27 -10 34
S. Bernier 67 16 16 2 32
T. Zajac 74 11 14 -3 25
A. Larsson 64 3 21 2 24
A. Greene 82 3 19 1 22
E. Gelinas 61 6 13 -2 19
M. Ryder 47 6 13 -1 19
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Schneider 26 31 9 .925 2.26
K. Kinkaid 6 5 4 .915 2.59