Senators sign Batherson to entry-level deal


The Ottawa  Senators announced on Tuesday that they have signed Drake Batherson to a three-year entry-level contract.

Batherson was a fourth-round pick of Ottawa back in June at the NHL Entry Draft. So far this season Batherson has three goals and two assists in five games with Cape Breton.

Over his career in the QMJHL Batherson has recorded 25 goals and 40 assists in 75 games. Batherson had a goal last night in Cape Breton’s 7-2 loss to the Moncton Wildcats.