The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed unrestricted free agent forward Mariusz Czerkawski to a one year contract.
Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Czerkawski, 33, played 46 games for Djurgarden last season collecting 24 points with 20 penalty minutes, following a 49-point season with the New York Islanders in 2003-2004.
The native of Radomsko, Poland has played 710 career NHL games for Boston, Edmonton, Montreal and the New York Islanders collecting 425 points. He has scored 20 or more goals on six occasions in the NHL.
In 42 career NHL playoff games he has 15 points.
Czerkawski was originally Boston's fifth choice, 106th overall in the 1991 Entry Draft.
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