Nottingham Panthers have announced the signing of Canadian centre Julien Talbot from DEL Two side Eispiraten Crimmitschau.
Talbot, 34, has played over 300 AHL games with 173 points, and has spent the last eight years in Germany in the DEL, as well as a year in Austria with Klagenfurter AC.
In a statement, the club said: “He’s experienced, good on the draw, a proven points scorer, a proven winner and gritty.
“He had 173 points in his 303 AHL games and a proven competitor, last year in the DEL2 play-offs he had three goals, one assist and 46 penalty minutes in eight games.
“Panthers are working on the paperwork and aim to get the six-feet-tall forward into the line-up as soon as possible.”