The Philadelphia Flyers and general manager Chuck Fletcher announced a contract signing on Saturday.
The team announced they signed one of their prospects before his rights were set to expire June 1.
Philly has finally inked a deal with 21 year old defenseman Linus Hogberg after drafting him in 2016.
It's a two year entry level contract which begins during the 2020-21 season.
The defenseman had 14 points in 50 games last season with Vaxjo HC of the Swedish Hockey League.
OFFICIAL: We’ve signed defenseman Linus Hogberg an entry-level contract, which will begin in 2020-21. Hogberg was selected as the club's fifth-round pick (139th overall) in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft. pic.twitter.com/qrmbM5ac5g
— x-Philadelphia Flyers (@NHLFlyers) May 30, 2020