After spending four years in the AHL, Niklas Cronin is set to get another shot in the NHL.
The Red Wings announced Wednesday that they have agreed to terms on a three-year deal with the veteran forward, according to ESPN’s Bob McKenzie.
Kronwall will reportedly earn $6.3 million per season in Detroit.
Kronwars contract is worth $7.4 million per year, per ESPN.com.
Kronstrom is coming off a season where he was one of the league’s best forwards.
He has scored 50 goals and added 45 assists.
In 2016-17, he scored 55 goals and scored 58 assists for the Red Wings.
He had 11 goals and 20 assists in 55 games during the 2016-2017 season.
He also had three goals and five assists in six playoff games for the Blackhawks.
Kronbils first contract came with the Chicago Blackhawks in 2013.
He signed a five-year, $24 million contract in 2017.
Kronmies first two seasons in the Red Wing organization were spent with the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins.
He spent the majority of his first four seasons with the Griffins, who are currently in the Western Conference finals.
The 6-foot-1, 215-pound forward made his NHL debut on Oct. 8, 2011 against the Edmonton Oilers.
He was the Red Bulls’ leading scorer in 2017-18, with 47 goals and 36 assists.
Kronnys last contract was with the Dallas Stars in 2019-20.
The contract included a $4.8 million cap hit, per CapGeek.com, and a $2.6 million signing bonus.