Clarke MacArthur signs with Leafs

TORONTO -- Forward Clarke MacArthur signed a one-year contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs.

The team announced the deal with the unrestricted free agent Saturday.

MacArthur had 16 goals and 19 assists last season between the Buffalo Sabres and Atlanta Thrashers, who acquired him on March 3 in exchange for draft picks.

He scored a career-best 17 goals in the 2008-09 season while playing in 71 games for the Sabres.

The 6-foot, 191-pound forward has played in 208 NHL games with Atlanta and Buffalo, collecting 44 goals, 44 assists and 129 penalty minutes.