Report: Predators ink Bouillon to one-year deal

The Canadian Press

9/21/2009 12:05:47 PM

Unrestricted free agent defenceman Francis Bouillon is once a again a Nashville Predator.

According to's french languauge sister site,, the 33-year old has signed a one-year, $750,000 contract.

Bouillon, who has spent the majority of his nine NHL seasons with the Montreal Canadiens, did play four games for the Predators back in October of 2002, after he was claimed by the team during the waiver draft. 

A mere 21 days later, the Canadiens claimed him back on waivers.

In 485 career NHL games, Bouillon has scored 21 goals with 81 assists and 371 penalty minutes.