Binghamton, N.Y. - The Binghamton Devils have signed forward Brian Ward to a one year, American League contract. Binghamton's General Manager, Tom Fitzgerald announced the news earlier today. 

The Massachusetts native has spent the last two seasons with Devils ECHL affiliate, the Adirondack Thunder. Ward posted 102 points (57 goals, 45 assists) and a plus/minus rating of +22 in 108 games played with the Adirondack Thunder. The twenty-six year old led the team in regular season goals for the past two years (30, 27).

The forward appeared in two AHL games last season with Providence Bruins, collecting an assist. Ward has collected two assists in 12 games throughout his professional career with Providence, Utica, Albany and Charlotte.