The Chicago Blackhawks announced today they have assigned defenseman Kyle Cumiskey
to the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League.
Cumiskey, 27, appeared in 45 games for MODO of the Swedish Hockey League last season, recording 28 points (4G, 24A). The Abbotsford, B.C. native has tallied 35 points (9G, 26A) in 132 career NHL games.
The Blackhawks return to action on Saturday, Oct. 18, when they host the Nashville Predators at the United Center. Puck drop is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. CT and the game can be seen on WGN-TV and heard on WGN Radio AM-720.