Blue Jackets Sign C Serge Aubin
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) _ The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed free-agent center Serge Aubin, a former AHL All-Star who played 15 games with the Colorado Avalanche last season, the team announced Thursday.
The Blue Jackets would not disclose the terms of the contract.
Aubin, 25, spent most of last season playing for the Hershey Bears, where he led the league with 24 power-play goals. He finished the season with 42 goals and 38 assists, ranking him fifth in the AHL in scoring and third in goals scored.
Aubin was Pittsburgh’s ninth choice in the 1994 NHL Entry Draft and was signed as a free agent by Colorado in December 1998. He has spent five years on minor league teams in Cleveland, Quebec, Syracuse, N.Y., and Hampton Roads, Va.