Red Wings sign D Kent Huskins

The Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday signed defenseman Kent Huskins, 33, to a one-year contract.

The pro-rated deal is worth $750,000, a source told ESPN.com's Pierre LeBrun.

Huskins has appeared in 299 career NHL games with Anaheim Ducks, San Jose Sharks and St. Louis Blues. The 6-4 defenseman won a Stanley Cup with the Ducks in 2007 and has appeared in 48 career playoff contests.