The Philadelphia Flyers have re-signed veteran defenseman Kimmo Timonen to a one-year contract.
Timonen, 39, will earn a base salary of $2 million, and can earn more through performance bonuses.
Timonen, who will return for his eighth season with the Flyers, was acquired from the Nashville Predators along with Scott Hartnell in exchange for Nashville’s first-round pick in the 2007 Entry Draft on June 18, 2007.
He appeared in 77 games for the Flyers in 2013-14, recording six goals and 29 assists for 35 points.
In 1,092 NHL games with the Flyers and Nashville, Timonen has recorded 117 goals and 454 assists for 571 points.
He was originally selected by Los Angeles in the 10th round (250th overall) of the 1993 NHL Entry Draft.