Calgary Flames sign Connor Mackey; Brad Richardson to new deals

Flames ink two players.

Flames sign Connor Mackey
Feb 19, 2021; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Calgary Flames defenseman Connor Mackey (3) skates against the Edmonton Oilers during the first period at Scotiabank Saddledome. Mandatory Credit: Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports

The Calgary Flames re-signed defenseman Connor Mackey and signed veteran forward Brad Richardson on Wednesday.

Mackey, a restricted free agent, agreed to a two-year, $1.825 million deal.

Richardson, an unrestricted free agent, signed for one year and $800,000.

Flames sign two

Mackey, who turns 25 on Sunday, made his NHL debut last season and tallied one goal and two assists in six games with the Flames.

Richardson, 36, had a goal and three assists in 17 games with the Nashville Predators in 2020-21.

He has scored 246 points (107 goals, 139 assists) in 825 games with Colorado, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Arizona and Nashville since entering the league in 2005. Richardson won a Stanley Cup with the Kings in 2012.

–Field Level Media