Blackhawks Sign Khaira to a Two Year Contract

CHICAGO, IL – The Blackhawks signed forward Jujhar Khaira, a 26-year-old formerly of the Oilers, to a two-year contract with a $975,000 cap hit Wednesday.

Khaira had 63 points in 258 games over the last six seasons in Edmonton, including 11 in 40 games last season. A physical presence with a big body (6-4, 213 pounds) that can grind on the fourth line.