The Nashville Predators announced Friday that they signed forward Eric Nystrom to a four-year, $10 million deal.
Nystrom will earn $2 million in 2013-14 and 2014-15 and $3 million in 2015-16 and 2016-17.
Nystrom, 30, spent the two previous season with the Dallas Stars. Last season, he had seven goals and four assists with 61 penalty minutes in all 48 games.
A 2002 first round draft pick of the Calgary Flames, Nystrom has 46 goals and 37 assists with 306 penalty minutes in 408 NHL games. He also played for Team USA in the 2010 World Championships.