Jets sign defenceman Declan Chisholm to entry-level contract

Declan Chisholm of the Peterborough Petes. (OHL Images)

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets have signed defenceman Declan Chisholm to a three-year, entry-level contract with an average annual value of US$825,000.

Chisholm’s three-year deal will begin next season.

Chisholm, 20, was drafted by the Jets in the fifth round (150th overall) in the 2018 NHL draft and just completed his fourth season with the Ontario Hockey League’s Peterborough Petes.

The Bowmanville, Ont. native set career-highs and led Petes defencemen with 13 goals, 56 assists and 69 points last season.

June 1, 2020

|

Declan Chisholm
Defence
AGE: 20

SIGNED BY
Winnipeg Jets
LENGTH
3 Years
CONTRACT TYPE
Entry-Level Deal
SALARY CAP HIT
$825,000
TOTAL
N/A

When submitting content, please abide by our submission guidelines, and avoid posting profanity, personal attacks or harassment. Should you violate our submissions guidelines, we reserve the right to remove your comments and block your account. Sportsnet reserves the right to close a story’s comment section at any time.