LEAFS: Francois Bouchard, a former defenseman at Northeastern University and supplemental draft selection of the Tampa Bay Lightning in 1994, was signed.
PANTHERS: Defensemen Dan Boyle and Ivan Majesky signed one-year contracts. Boyle scored four goals and had 18 assists in 69 games last season. Majesky was the team's 12th pick in last month's draft.
RANGERS: Defenseman Fedor Tjutin, a second-round draft pick, was signed. The 18-year-old player from Russia was the 40th overall selection in the entry draft.
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