Cerrente played 39 games with Albany last season, picking up 8 points (2 goals, 6 assists). He missed half of the season with a leg injury.
The Devils have also signed RW Alexandre Carrier and C Phil DeSimone to AHL contracts.
Carrier played in Austria last season. In 10 games with EC Salzburg, he scored two goals and added one assist.
As for DeSimone, he was on the Devils development camp roster. Last season, he played for Hamilton Bulldogs of the AHL. In 76 games, he scored 14 goals and added 19 assists.