Lalime, 37, spent the last three seasons with the Buffalo Sabres serving as Ryan Miller's backup. He played in just seven games last season, in part due to a knee injury, going 0-5-0 with a 2.96 goals-against average and .890 save percentage.
Lalime made the NHL's All-Rookie team with the Pittsburgh Penguins in 1997 after winning 21 of his 39 games to go with a 2.95 GAA.
His best seasons came with the Ottawa Senators, where he played 60 games three times in five seasons (1999-2004), and won 30 games twice. He posted a 1.39 GAA in 12 games in the 2002 playoffs as the Senators advanced to conference semifinals, and a 1.82 GAA in 2003 when the Sens advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time. He also played in the 2003 NHL All-Star Game.
Lalime also played for the Blues and Blackhawks, and in 444 regular-season games had 200 wins, a career 2.58 GAA, .905 save percentage and 35 shutouts. He had a 21-20 record in 41 playoff games, with a 1.77 GAA and .926 save percentage.