The Ducks have signed left wing Nick Ritchie to a three-year contract through the 2020-21 NHL season.
Ritchie, 22 (12/5/95), has collected 26-33=59 points with a +5 rating and 171 penalty minutes (PIM) in 186 career NHL games with Anaheim. The 6-2, 234-pound forward has also appeared in 19 career Stanley Cup Playoff contests, scoring four goals with 54 PIM.
Selected in the first round (10th overall) of the 2014 NHL Draft, Ritchie set career highs in goals (14), points (28) and games (77) in 2016-17, and assists (17) and PIM (72) in 2017-18. A native of Orangeville, Ontario, Ritchie won gold as a member of Team Canada at the 2015 World Junior Championship, 2013 Under-18 World Championship and 2012 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament.