The Blackhawks signed yet another blue line prospect on Friday morning. The Hawks announced the team has signed defenseman Ethan Del Mastro to a three-year, entry-level contract that carries a tremendously specific $878,333.33 cap hit.
Del Mastro, 19, was the Hawks’ fourth-round pick (No. 104 overall) in the 2021 NHL Draft. He is listed at 6-4 and 206 pounds and is a left-handed shot.
This season with Mississauga (OHL), Del Mastro posted seven goals and 41 assists in 68 games.