DENVER, CO - MARCH 08: Steve Ott #29 of the St. Louis Blues skates against the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center on March 8, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Blues defeated the Avalanche 2-1. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) By Doug Pensinger
Chicago Blackhawks Andrew Shaw gives St. Louis Steve Ott a wack with his stick during the first period of Game 2 of the Western Conference Playoffs at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on April 19, 2014. UPI/Bill Greenblatt By BILL GREENBLATT
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Blues have re-signed forward Steve Ott to a two-year contract.
The 31-year-old Ott, who was acquired in the Ryan Miller deal from Buffalo, had three assists and 37 penalty minutes in 23 regular-season games. In six playoff games, he added two assists and 14 penalty minutes.
Ott had been the Sabres captain before the trade on Feb. 28. He's an 11-year veteran and former 2000 first-round pick of the Stars.