The Chicago Blackhawks have assigned goaltender Carter Hutton
to the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs.
Hutton, 26, has compiled a 21-10-3 record with three shutouts and a .919 save percentage in 37 regular-season tilts with the IceHogs this year and also made 14 appearances with the ECHL’s Toledo Walleye. Since signing a one-year contract with the Blackhawks on Feb. 24, Hutton has posted an 11-2-1 record in 14 AHL contests. The Thunder Bay, Ontario, native has compiled a 33-19-3 record with four shutouts and a .910 save percentage in 63 career AHL games with Rockford, Worcester (2010-11) and Adirondack (2009-10) following a collegiate career at the University of Massachusetts – Lowell.
The Blackhawks host the St. Louis Blues at the United Center on Thursday, March 29 at 7:30 p.m. CT. The game will be broadcast locally on Comcast SportsNet Chicago and can be heard on WGN Radio AM-720.