The 31-year-old played 24 games for the St. Louis Blues last season, posting one goal and one assist. Porter played an additional three games in the playoffs, contributing a single assist.
Over the course of six NHL seasons, Porter has played 173 games, all of them with a note on the sweater, scoring 11 goals and 16 assists. He was drafted by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft (9th round, 282nd overall).
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The 6-foot-1 Toronto-native spent some of his developing years playing for the University of North Dakota, with three of his four season there being played under incoming Flyers head coach Dave Hakstol.
Dustin Nelson writes about news and the Minnesota Wild for The Hockey Writers.