Veteran forward Michael Frolik signs one-year contract with Montreal Canadiens

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens have signed forward Michael Frolik to a one-year, US$750,000 contract.

The 32-year-old Frolik played 57 games last season with the Calgary Flames and Buffalo Sabres, registering six goals and eight assists.

The native of the Czech Republic has 159 goals and 225 assists in 850 career games with Florida, Chicago, Winnipeg, Calgary and Buffalo.

Frolik was a first-round pick (10th overall) by Florida at the 2006 NHL draft.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Dec. 23, 2020.

The Canadian Press