The Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday agreed to terms with defenseman Kyle Cumiskey on a one-year contract. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Cumiskey, 27, played the past two seasons with MODO in the Swedish Hockey League. He ranked fifth among defenseman last season with 28 points (four goals) in 45 games.
A seventh-round pick (No. 222) of the Colorado Avalanche in the 2005 NHL Draft, Cumiskey has nine goals and 35 points in 132 NHL games.