The Philadelphia Flyers and general manager Chuck Fletcher announced a contract signing on Saturday. 

The team has signed backup goalie Brian Elliott to keep him around.

It's a one year deal worth $1.5million. 

Here's some notes from the press release:

"Brian is a quality, veteran goaltender who is also an important part of our leadership group. His preparation and work ethic are exemplary," said Fletcher. "With Brian and Carter, we believe we have a strong goaltending duo who have each had success and work very well with each other."

"I'm proud to remain with the Flyers," said Elliott. "I believe in this group and I'm excited for the future and what we can do as a team."