The contract will have an average annual value of $700,000 according to the Penguins.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Forward Sam Miletic has been re-signed to a one year contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins, according to executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford.

The contract has an average annual value of $700,000 at the NHL level, the Penguins say. The contract will carry through the 2020-2021 season.

The 23-year-old forward has played two seasons with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League, and he was declared the 2020 AHL All-Star Classic of the Atlantic Division.

The Pittsburgh Penguins originally signed Miletic as an undrafted free agent on September 25, 2017.