General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the Chicago Blackhawks have assigned center Martin St. Pierre to Norfolk of the AHL.
St. Pierre joined the Blackhawks last Friday night and played in his first NHL game at Dallas. He appeared in two games for the Blackhawks and did not score.
St. Pierre, 22, was originally signed to an American Hockey League contract by the Norfolk Admirals in September and had reported to their training camp. For Norfolk this season, St.Pierre appeared in nine games and scored four goals while adding eight assists for 12 points with 14 penalty minutes.