The Buffalo Sabres have signed forward Josh Bloom to a three-year, entry-level contract, the team announced Monday.
Bloom will report to the Rochester Americans and will finish the 2021-22 season on an amateur tryout. The entry-level contract will begin in the 2022-23 season.
Bloom, 18, was drafted in the third round of the 2021 NHL Draft.
He led the Saginaw Spirit with 30 goals and 61 points in 67 games this season.