The Detroit Red Wings have signed Halifax Mooseheads forward Martin Frk to a three-year entry-level contract.
The forward from the Czech Republic was the team’s top pick in June’s NHL entry draft, taken in the second round, 49th overall.
In two seasons with the Mooseheads, Frk has tallied 38 goals and 79 points in 96 games.
Frk will earn $2.1025 million in base salary over three years if he plays at the NHL level and $67,500 per season if he plays at the American Hockey League level.
His contract also includes $277,500 in signing bonuses over the next three years plus an additional $10,500 if he returns to the Mooseheads next season.