On Tuesday morning, the Detroit Red Wings announced via the team's official Twitter account that Tomas Jurco has agreed to a three-year entry level contract with the organization.
Jurco was picked with the No. 35 overall selection in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft by the Red Wings.
UPDATE: The Detroit Red Wings have signed forward prospect Tomas Jurco to a three-year, entry-level contract.— Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) August 7, 2012
The 19-year-old native of Slovakia has spent the last three seasons playing for the St. John Sea Dogs of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.
In 2011-12, the winger registered 30 goals and 38 assists for a total of 68 points in only 48 games played.