Ortmeyer A Predator

In their first move of the free agency signing period, the Nashville Predators signed free agent forward Jed Ortmeyer to a two-year contract. Ortmeyer’s contract will pay him $750,000 in each year of the two-year deal.

http://predators.nhl.com/team/app/?service=page&page=NewsPage&articleid=326927

In other news, the Columbus Blue Jackets signed defenseman Sheldon Brookbank to a one year deal, as is club policy, terms were not disclosed.

http://bluejackets.nhl.com/team/app/?service=page&page=NewsPage&articleid=326896