Marcus Kruger, who has yet to play in a preseason game due to work visa problems, will play in the Blackhawks' last two exhibition games.
Marcus Kruger is projected to arrive at training camp as early as Wednesday.
Chicago has signed Marcus Kruger to a one-year contract.
Marcus Kruger would prefer to already have a new contract done, but he isn't worried about it yet.
Marcus Kruger's agent, J.P. Barry, said his client is willing to continue to wait as a restricted free agent until Chicago sorts out its cap issues.
Marcus Kruger's contract talks with the Chicago Blackhawks appear to be in limbo.
Marcus Kruger is hoping to sign a long-term deal with the Blackhawks once they clear salary-cap space, according to ESPN’s Scott Power.
Although he was eligible to do so, Marcus Kruger decided against filing for arbitration.
It appears that centerman Marcus Kruger and the Chicago Blackhawks are "closing in on a deal."
Marcus Kruger will be a restricted free agent next week.
Marcus Kruger is fine to play in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final.
Marcus Kruger will be back in the faceoff dot Saturday night against the Ducks in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals.
Marcus Kruger scored the triple overtime goal for the Blackhawks in their series tying 3-2 Game Two win against Anaheim.
Marcus Kruger scored his first goal of the postseason when he put the Blackhawks up 3-0 late in the first period.