ATLANTA (AP) -The Atlanta Thrashers re-signed forward Eric Boulton, an unrestricted free agent, to a multiyear deal on Wednesday.
The 31-year-old Boulton played in a career-high 74 games last season. He led the team with 127 penalty minutes and matched career highs with four goals, five assists and nine points.
Boulton has played seven seasons in the NHL with Buffalo and Atlanta. The native of Halifax, Nova Scotia, signed with Atlanta as a free agent on Aug. 8, 2005.

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