The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that they have assigned forward Kyle Beach
to HV71 of the Swedish Hockey League.
Beach appeared in one preseason game with the Blackhawks, skating in 12:58 of ice time in a 5-4 shootout win on Sept. 20 at Washington.
The Blackhawks open the 2013-14 National Hockey League regular season on Tuesday, Oct. 1 when they host the Washington Capitals at 7 p.m. The game can be seen nationally on NBC Sports Network, heard on WGN Radio AM-720, and will feature the raising of the 2013 Stanley Cup championship banner prior to face-off.