Viktor Tikhonov signed a one-year, $1.04 million contract with the Blackhawks on Wednesday, The Hockey News reports.
Viktor Tikhonov, who was the Coyotes' second pick in the 2008 NHL draft and has been playing in Russia, has indicated he would like to return to the NHL. The Coyotes hold his rights until July 1 when he would become a free agent.
Tikhonov has re-signed with the Coyotes on a two-way deal, the team's official site reports.
Tikhonov was among the 10 players the Coyotes called up Wednesday to provide the team with added playoff depth, the Coyotes' official site reports.
Tikhonov has been assigned to the minors from training camp, the Coyotes' official site reports.
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