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Bulletin: Senators re-sign Chris Neil

Wednesday, 07.26.2006 / 12:00 AM ET / News
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Bulletin: Senators re-sign Chris Neil

OTTAWA - Ottawa Senators general manager John Muckler announced the re-signing of right-winger Chris Neil to a multi-year agreement.

In his fourth season with the Senators and in the NHL , Neil reached five career milestones and set single-season highs in goals (16), assists (17) and points (33) over 79 games. His 204 penalty minutes on the season made him the Senators' all-time leader (776) in that category. The 27-year-old was also just one of three NHLers this season to record 15 goals or more and over 150 penalty minutes.

In 301 career games with Ottawa, Neil has recorded 40 goals, 36 assists, 76 points and 776 penalty minutes.

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