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Toronto Maple Leafs re-sign Christian Hanson to one-year contract

TORONTO - The Toronto Maple Leafs re-signed forward Christian Hanson to a one-year contract Tuesday.

The 24-year-old restricted free agent will be entering his sophomore season in the NHL after recording two goals and seven assists in 32 games last season.

In 38 games with the AHL's Marlies, Hanson added 12 goals and 19 assists.

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