Blues sign Scottie Upshall to one-year deal, assign four to AHL

ST. LOUIS -- The Blues signed forward Scottie Upshall, who had been in training camp as a tryout, to a one-year, two-way contract.

The 31-year-old Upshall is a 12-year veteran and had 15 points in 63 games with Florida last season. He's also played for Columbus, Phoenix, Philadelphia and Nashville and has 234 points in 553 games.

Upshall was a first-round pick in the 2002 draft.

The Blues also assigned four players to Chicago of the AHL: forwards Magnus Paajarvi and Ty Rattie, and defensemen Chris Butler and Petteri Lindbohm.