The Ottawa Senators signed forward Colin Greening to a three-year contract extension.
Greening was selected by the Ottawa Senators in the seventh round (204th overall) of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. After graduating from Cornell University in 2010, Greening joined the Binghamton Senators of the American Hockey League, the affiliate of the Senators. On January 12, 2012, Greening was selected to participate in the NHL YoungStars Game before finishing off his first NHL season with 17 goals and 37 points while playing in all 82 of Ottawa’s games.
This past season, Greening played in 47 contests, registering eight goals and 11 assists for 19 points to go along with 11 penalty minutes. During the 2012 NHL Lockout, Greening spent time with the Aalborg Pirates of Denmark’s AL-Bank Ligaen, posting 25 points in 17 games.
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