The Blackhawks have signed a new prospect to contract.


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The Blackhawks are already making moves in the offseason.

The team has decided to ink North Dakota forward Luke Johnson to a three-year entry-level contract, the club announced Friday.

Johnson was selected 134th overall by the Blackhawks in 2013, and was a key member of North Dakota's championship winning roster last season.
The 21-year-old registered 21 points in 43 games, and led the team in faceoff wins (394) and percentage (.549).

Johnson finished his three-year collegiate career with 30 goals and 36 assists in 127 career games.