On Tuesday afternoon, Scott Powers at The Athletic is reporting the deal is done: the Blackhawks have signed top prospect Ian Mitchell.
Most importantly, Powers is also reporting Mitchell will not burn the first year of his deal practicing during the 2019-20 playoffs; he has signed a three-year entry-level contract that will begin next season.
Here are the expected details…— CapFriendly (@CapFriendly) July 15, 2020
Ian Mitchell #Blackhawks
3 year ELC starting in 2020-21
Cap hit of $925,000 and AAV $1,775,000, with all 3 seasons breaking down as follows:
$850,000 'A' PB
$70,000 minorhttps://t.co/TBG2h1QShh https://t.co/umnojnjB76