General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the Blackhawks have assigned David Koci to Norfolk in the AHL.
Koci has appeared in 9 games for the Blackhawks this season and has amassed 88 penalty minutes. He was recalled from Norfolk on March 8th and made his NHL debut on March 10th at Phoenix totaling 42 penalty minutes in his first game.
Koci was signed as a free agent by the Blackhawks on July 17, 2006 after having been initially drafted by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft. He had appeared in 39 games for Norfolk this season with one assist and 212 penalty minutes.