Published July 26, 2011
Williams, 30, is a 10-year NHL veteran who played 27 games with Dallas last season, scoring five points. The five-foot-11, 192-pound right-winger has also played for Detroit, Chicago, Columbus, and Atlanta.
He had his best season in 2005-06 with Detroit, posting career highs in games played (80), goals (21), assists (37), and points (58).
Williams is a native of London, Ont., and has appeared in 447 career regular-season games, having accumulated 225 points, including 93 goals.