Hawks, LeBlanc agree to 1-year deal


The Chicago Blackhawks agreed to terms with forward Peter LeBlanc on a one-year contract for the 2012-13 season, the team announced on Friday.

LeBlanc, 24, shared the team lead for the AHL Rockford IceHogs with 23 goals this season, and ranks second on the club with 43 points (23G, 20A) in 70 regular-season games. LeBlanc was a seventh round pick in 2006.