The Blackhawks signed goaltender Collin Delia to a three-year contract extension worth $3 million that runs through the 2021-22 season, the team announced Monday morning. The first two years of the contract are worth $750,000 per year then $1.1 million in the final year, with a $400,000 signing bonus.
Delia is 6-2-3 with a 2.98 goals-against average and .923 save percentage in 12 games this season since being called up to the NHL in December. The 24-year-old undrafted free agent was in the final year of a two-year, $1.85 million deal and was set to become a restricted free agent this summer.
Prior to his call up, Delia was 7-5-4 with a 2.34 GAA and .933 save percentage in 17 AHL games. At the time of his promotion, he ranked among the top five of AHL goalies in save percentage (first), saves (second, 540) and GAA (third).