Chicago Blackhawks General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the Blackhawks have bought out the contracts of forwards Matthew Barnaby and Curtis Brown.
"Matthew and Curtis are two classy guys who represented the Blackhawks very well," said Blackhawk General Manager Dale Tallon. "However, we are moving in another direction right now. We certainly appreciate everything they did for us last year."
Barnaby appeared in 82 games for the Blackhawks last season registering 28 points (8-20-28) and 178 penalty minutes while posting a plus/minus rating of -11.
Brown appeared in 71 games for the Blackhawks last season registering 15 points (5-10-15) and 38 penalty minutes while posting a plus/minus rating on -9.