General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the Blackhawks have recalled forward Carl Corazzini from Norfolk and have assigned forward Michael Blunden to the Admirals.
Corazzini has appeared in 16 games for Norfolk scoring 12 goals and adding 7 assists for 19 points. Four of his goals have been on the power play and two have been shorthanded.
Corazzini was signed by the Blackhawks as a free agent on July 17, 2006. While he has never appeared in a game for the Blackhawks, Corazzini has played in 12 career NHL games for the Boston Bruins in the 2003-04 season scoring 2 goals.
Corazzini, 27, was originally signed as a free agent by the Boston Bruins on August 8, 2001 out of Boston University where he was a 2nd team All-American in 2001.
Blunden, 19, began the season with Norfolk and was recalled by the Blackhawks on October 22nd. In 9 games with the Blackhawks, Blunden had 10 minutes in penalties.