The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that defenseman Danny Richmond has been recalled from the Norfolk Admirals while defenseman James Wisniewski has been reassigned to Norfolk.
Richmond was acquired from the Carolina Hurricanes in a deal that sent defenseman Anton Babchuk to Carolina on January 20. Richmond appeared in 7 games for the Blackhawks this season and has 9 minutes in penalties. Overall this season, he has appeared in 17 NHL games and has 1 assist and 16 penalty minutes. In the AHL this season, Richmond has played in 63 games, scoring 8 goals while adding 19 assists for 27 points with 102 penalty minutes.
James Wisniewski appeared in 19 games for the Blackhawks this season and scored 2 goals while adding 5 assists for 7 points with 36 penalty minutes and had an even plus/minus rating.