The Montreal Canadiens have agreed to phrases on a two-year contract with ahead Ryan Poehling.
The deal is two-way in 2021-22 and one-way in 2022-23.
Poehling, 22, led the Laval Rocket in scoring final season with 25 factors (11 targets, 14 assists) in 28 video games. Over his first two professional seasons, he has skated in 64 AHL contests and totaled 16 targets and 22 assists for 38 factors.
A primary-round alternative (twenty fifth general) by Montreal within the 2017 NHL Draft, Poehling has additionally notched 4 targets and one help in 28 NHL video games with the Canadiens, together with a hat trick in his debut on Apr. 6, 2019.
A local of Burnsville, Minn., Poehling was chosen MVP of the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship, heling the US earn a silver medal.