The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that they have reassigned forward Dennis Rasmussen (RASS-muh-suhn) to the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League.
Rasmussen, 24, has 16 points (8G, 8A) in 44 games with Rockford this season. The Vasteras, Swe., native’s eight goals are tied for third among the IceHogs on the campaign. Rasmussen also scored one goal in three preseason games with Chicago.
The Blackhawks return to action on Friday against the Winnipeg Jets at the MTS Centre at 7:00 p.m. The game can be seen locally on Comcast SportsNet and heard on WGN Radio AM-720.