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Predators sign forward Adam Payerl to one-year contract
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have signed forward Adam Payerl to a one-year contract.

Under terms of the deal announced Thursday, Payerl's contract will be worth $575,000 at the NHL level and $75,000 at the American Hockey League level in 2016-17.

Payerl, 22, has 13 goals, 16 assists and 114 penalty minutes in 74 games this season with the AHL's Milwaukee Admirals, who serve as the Predators' primary developmental affiliate. Payerl, who is 6-foot-3 and 215 pounds, has appeared in 204 AHL games with Milwaukee and Wilkes-Barre since 012.

He played two NHL games with the Pittsburgh Penguins during the 2013-14 season.