On Thursday morning the Blackhawks added another defenseman to the organization.
Chicago announced the organization has signed defenseman Jakub Galvas to a two-year, entry-level contract that begins during the 2021-22 season and carries a $867,500 salary cap hit.
Galvas turns 22 on June 15. He was originally drafted by the Blackhawks in the fifth round (#150 overall) of the 2017 NNHL Draft. He’s a left-handed shooting defenseman who is listed at 5-11 and 161 pounds.