The Tampa Bay Lightning have claimed forward Gabriel Dumont off waivers from the Ottawa Senators, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today. Dumont will be assigned to the Crunch.

Dumont, 27, has skated in 30 NHL games this season with the Lightning and Senators, recording one goal and two points to go along with six penalty minutes. In seven games with the Bolts earlier this season, Dumont posted four penalty minutes and 11 shots on goal. He was claimed off waivers by Ottawa on November 22. The Ville Degelis, Quebec native has appeared in 87 career NHL games, posting four goals and nine points.