Tyler Boucher Signs; Leaves School to Play for Ottawa 67s

The Senators announced today the team has signed Boston University forward Tyler Boucher to a three-year, entry-level contract. Boucher was a controversial choice at 10th overall in this year's NHL draft. He now leaves Boston U and will join the Ottawa 67's on January 6th, once he has cleared COVID-19 protocol.

"We're pleased to have Tyler under contract," said Ottawa Senators general manager Pierre Dorion. "He's a power forward who plays a heavy, physical game. He's driven, is strong with the puck, has a big shot and goes hard to the net. His good hands in tight areas will be of particular benefit to him going forward. We expect him to be an imp