Flames sign center Roman Cervenka

Updated: May 2, 2012, 6:59 PM ET
Associated Press

CALGARY, Alberta -- The Calgary Flames signed Czech center Roman Cervenka to a $3.775 million, one-year contract.

The deal was announced by the team Wednesday.

The 26-year-old from Prague spent the last two seasons with Avangard Omsk of the KHL of Russia and had 54 goals and 46 assists in 105 games.

Cervenka led Omsk in scoring during the 2010-11 season with 31 goals and 30 assists in 51 games playing alongside countryman Jaromir Jagr. The 5-foot-11, 201-pound forward also played in the KHL all-star game that season.


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