Enforcer Depth: Predators sign Bass; Ducks ink Zolnierczyk


Cody Bass has agreed to a one-year, two-way deal with the Nashville Predators, per the team’s website.

He can earn $575,000 at the NHL level or $125,000 annually in the minors.

Bass, 28, spent the 2014-15 campaign with the AHL’s Rockford IceHogs where he recorded six goals, eight assists, and 165 penalty minutes in 61 games. He’s also the veteran of 49 NHL contests between his stints with the Ottawa Senators and Columbus Blue Jackets.

Meanwhile the Anaheim Ducks announced that they have inked Harry Zolnierczyk to a one-year, two-way contract.

Zolnierczyk had 18 goals, 44 points, and 78 penalty minutes in 60 contests. The 27-year-old forward also has nine points and 83 penalty minutes in 59 career games with the Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins, and New York Islanders.