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Leafs toughen up by adding Orr

Updated: July 1, 2009, 5:43 PM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

The Toronto Maple Leafs got their tough guy.

General manager Brian Burke promised to make his team tougher and he did Wednesday by signing enforcer Colton Orr to a four-year deal worth $4 million.

Orr left the New York Rangers via free agency.

Orr has piled up more than 100 penalty minutes each of the past three seasons, amassing 52 fighting majors during his time with the Rangers. The 27-year-old forward is joining his third Original Six team, the third being Boston.

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