Ottawa Senators re-sign centre Chris Kelly, avoid salary arbitration

Kelly has spent the past two years in Ottawa. He’s coming off a season in which he set career highs with 15 goals and 23 assists for 38 points.

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The Toronto native also had seven points (3-4) while playing in all 20 post-season games.

The 26-year-old Kelly has 78 points (25-43) in 168 regular season games.