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Blackhawks Resign Two
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks have re-signed left wing Bryan Bickell to a three-year contract and right wing Jack Skille to a one-year contract.

Bickell and Skille agreed to terms with the Blackhawks on Wednesday.

Bickell had a career-best three goals and four points in 16 regular-season games with the Blackhawks last season. Overall, the Bowmanville, Ontario native has notched five goals, six points and nine penalty minutes in 23 career regular-season games with the Blackhawks over parts of three seasons.

Skille appeared in 30 games with the Blackhawks over the last three seasons, collecting eight points, two of them in six regular-season games last season. He was selected by the Blackhawks with the seventh overall pick in the 2005 National Hockey League Entry Draft.

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