Chicago Blackhawks left wing Brandon Bollig (52) congratulates Chicago Blackhawks center Marcus Kruger (16) on his goal against the Detroit Red Wings in the third period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, in Detroit. The Blackhawks and Bollig have agreed to a three-year contract extension through the 2016-17 season. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
CHICAGO - The Chicago Blackhawks and forward Brandon Bollig have agreed to a three-year contract extension through the 2016-17 season.
The 27-year-old Bollig has a career-high 12 points (six goals, six assists) in 62 games. He leads the team with 138 hits and 69 penalty minutes.
Bollig signed with the Blackhawks as a free agent in April 2010. The deal was announced on Monday.