Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill announced today that forward Jason Dickinson has been signed to a three-year, entry-level contract. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Dickinson, 18, posted 78 points (26-52=78) and a plus-42 rating in 68 regular season games for Guelph in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) in 2013-14. He helped lead Guelph to the OHL Championship, posting 24 points (8-16=24) in 20 postseason contests and earned five points (2-3=5) in four games at the Memorial Cup Final. In three seasons at Guelph, Dickinson increased his point totals each season posting 35, 47 and 78 points, respectively and has earned a total of 160 points (57-103=160) in 197 OHL regular season games.
The 6-foot-1, 180-pound native of Georgetown, Ontario was selected by Dallas in the first round (29th overall) of the 2013 NHL Draft.