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BREAKING: Bottom 6 Forward Signs Massive 8.5 Million Dollar Deal

Published January 16, 2024 at 11:36
The Chicago Blackhawks announced another major signing today securing one of their key forwards to a massive deal.

Chicago Blackhawks Extend Forward Jason Dickinson

The Chicago Blackhawks have secured forward Jason Dickinson for the next two years with a contract extension worth $8.5 million. The 28-year-old, in his second season with the Blackhawks, has showcased his offensive prowess with a career-high 14 goals and seven assists in 43 games during the 2023-24 season.

Jason Dickinson signs a two-year extension with #Blackhawks at $4.25 million AAV.

Wouldn't be shocked if Petr Mrazek were next, as Hawks try to put pieces in place for next year.

General Manager Kyle Davidson praised Dickinson's two-way game and consistent competitiveness, highlighting his positive impact on the team's young players. The contract extension will keep Dickinson with the Blackhawks through the 2025-26 season, with an average annual value of $4.25 million.

Dickinson was acquired from the Vancouver Canucks before the start of the previous season and has accumulated 53 goals and 72 assists over 404 career games with the Dallas Stars, Canucks, and Blackhawks.

The Georgetown Ontario native, originally selected by Dallas in the 2013 NHL Draft, brings leadership and offensive contributions to the team, making him a valuable asset for the Blackhawks.

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BREAKING: Bottom 6 Forward Signs Massive 8.5 Million Dollar Deal

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