Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - The Chicago Blackhawks agreed to terms on
a two-year contract with reigning Hobey Baker Award winner Drew LeBlanc on
The 24-year-old made his NHL debut in April, participating in a pair of games
after putting together a 13-goal, 37-assist campaign in his senior season with
St. Cloud State. LeBlanc left the Huskies after totaling 42 goals and 147
points in 171 contests.
Chicago also agreed to a pair of one-year contracts, with defensemen Theo
Peckham and Michael Kostka.
Peckham only played a combined eight games between Edmonton and Oklahoma City
in the AHL in 2012-13, but has logged 160 games of NHL experience, all with
the Oilers, since 2007. The 25-year-old Ontario native has collected four
goals and 13 assists in that time.
Kostka tallied eight assists in 35 games for the Maple Leafs a season ago, his
first NHL action following five-plus seasons in the AHL for several clubs.
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