Blackhawks sign free-agent centre Ryan Potulny to one-year deal

CHICAGO – The Chicago Blackhawks signed free-agent centre Ryan Potulny to a one-year contract Thursday.

The 26-year-old Potulny had 15 goals and 17 assists in 64 regular-season games last season for Edmonton.

He also had three goals and five assists in 14 games for Springfield in the American Hockey League.

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The former University of Minnesota star has 22 goals and 27 assists in 116 career NHL games in parts of five seasons with Philadelphia and Edmonton.