On Tuesday the Blackhawks Blackhawks announced they have signed forward Brandon Hagel on a three-year entry-level contract that runs through the 2020-21 season. The deal will have a $925,000 AAV.
Hagel, 20, is listed at 6-1 and 175 pounds and was originally drafted in the sixth round (#159 overall) by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2016 NHL Draft.
He is currently skating with the Red Deer Rebels of the Western Hockey League where he has 12 goals and 16 assists in 15 games. He has produced 205 points in 208 career games in the WHL.