Red Wings sign 2021 first-round pick Simon Edvinsson

The Detroit Red Wings signed defenseman Simon Edvinsson to a three-year entry-level contract on Sunday.The deal will begin with the 2022-23 season for Edvinsson, who was selected by the Red Wings with the sixth overall pick of the 2021 NHL Draft.Edvinsson, 19, recorded 19 points (two goals, 17 assists) and a plus-13 rating in 44 games this season for Frolunda HC of the Swedish Hockey League.