Blackhawks agree to terms with Dylan Sikura
CHICAGO, Ill. (WIFR) -- The Chicago Blackhawks announced Sunday that they have agreed to terms with forward Dylan Sikura on a two-year deal that runs through the 2018-19 season.
Dylan's brother Tyler is already in the Blackhawks' system, currently with the IceHogs. Tyler also recently inked a new deal to keep him in the organization.
Dylan was drafted by the Blackhawks in the sixth round of the 2014 NHL Draft. The 22-year-old recently completed his senior season at Northeastern University where he was selected as a Hobey Baker finalist. This comes after posting 54 points, including a career-high 22 goals and 32 assists in 35 games.
In four seasons at Northeastern, Sikura tallied 58 goals and 88 assists in 137 career games. His 146 points and 88 assists each rank 14th in Northeastern history and his 58 career goals shares 28th.
The team announced he will wear number 95 and join the Blackhawks immediately.