Leafs Sign Six Players Including Nazem Kadri

Jack PorterCorrespondent IJuly 6, 2009

MONTREAL , QC - JUNE 26: Nazem Kadri poses for a portrait after being selected seventh overall by the Toronto Maple Leafs during the first round of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft at the Bell Centre on June 26, 2009 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

The Leafs made some minor moves today, re-signing Ben Ondrus and Ryan Hamilton. They also signed three free agent forwards Tim Brent, Jay Rosehill, and Richard Greenop.

The 23-year-old Rosehill played this past season with the AHL’s Norfolk Admirals and Toronto Marlies, scoring seven goals and eight assists with 275 penalty minutes.

Brent led the AHL’s Rockford IceHogs in scoring with 20 goals and 42 assists for 62 points. The Cambridge native is 25.

The 20-year-old Greenop, who ranked sixth overall in the Ontario Hockey League in penalty minutes, was a member of the Memorial Cup winning Windsor Spitfires.

The Leafs also signed 2009 first round draft choice Nazem Kadri to a three-year entry level contract. The 18-year-old scored 78 points in 56 games this season with the London Knights of the OHL. He added another 21 points in 14 playoff games.