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Brian Campbell to sign with Blackhawks: report

Veteran defenseman returning to Chicago after five seasons with Panthers @NHLdotcom

Defenseman Brian Campbell has agreed to terms with the Chicago Blackhawks on a one-year, $2 million contract, according to ESPN.

Campbell, 37, spent the past five seasons with the Florida Panthers, but will be returning to Chicago where he won the Stanley Cup in 2010. Campbell spent three seasons with the Blackhawks (2009-11) and had 117 points in 215 games and 18 points in 36 Stanley Cup Playoff games.

Campbell did not miss a game with the Panthers and had 175 points and 80 power-play points.

A sixth-round pick (No. 156) of the Buffalo Sabres in the 1997 NHL Draft, Campbell has 487 points in his 1,0002-game NHL career with the Sabres, Blackhawks, Panthers and San Jose Sharks.

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