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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 x - NYR 76 48 21 7 231 179 103
2 x - MTL 77 47 22 8 203 174 102
3 x - TBL 78 47 24 7 250 204 101
4 PIT 76 42 23 11 210 190 95
5 NYI 77 45 27 5 235 215 95
6 WSH 77 42 25 10 227 190 94
7 DET 76 40 23 13 221 208 93
8 BOS 77 39 25 13 204 198 91
9 OTT 76 38 26 12 220 204 88
10 FLA 77 35 27 15 192 210 85
11 CBJ 76 37 35 4 210 234 78
12 PHI 76 30 29 17 198 219 77
13 NJD 77 31 33 13 170 197 75
14 CAR 76 28 37 11 176 208 67
15 TOR 77 29 42 6 201 245 64
16 BUF 76 21 47 8 148 255 50

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2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
A. Henrique 70 16 25 -3 41
M. Cammalleri 63 27 13 3 40
P. Elias 64 11 21 -16 32
S. Gomez 53 7 24 -8 31
S. Bernier 62 13 14 3 27
T. Zajac 69 11 12 -4 23
A. Larsson 59 3 20 3 23
A. Greene 77 3 18 2 21
M. Ryder 47 6 13 -1 19
E. Gelinas 57 6 12 -3 18
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Schneider 26 28 9 .927 2.20
K. Kinkaid 5 5 3 .918 2.47