The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that they have recalled goaltender Jeff Glass from the American Hockey League's Rockford IceHogs.
Glass has compiled an 8-10-0 record to go with a 2.63 goals-against average and .914 save percentage in 20 games with the IceHogs this season after joining the team on Jan. 10. The Calgary, Alberta, native has posted two shutouts this season with his most recent coming on Feb. 15 in a 37-save performance against the Cleveland Monsters. He was recalled by the Blackhawks on March 3 and was reassigned to Rockford on March 12. He also appeared in two games with the AHL's Toronto Marlies earlier this season, posting a 1-1-0 record with a 2.05 goals-against average and a .917 save percentage.
The 31-year-old has amassed a 51-78-2 career record in 157 career AHL games with the Binghamton Senators (2005-09), Toronto Marlies (2016-17), and IceHogs (2016-17). He also accumulated an 81-87-30 career record in the Kontinental Hockey League with six different clubs from 2009-16. Glass was originally drafted in the third round (89th overall) of the 2004 NHL Draft by the Ottawa Senators. He was signed by Chicago on Feb. 23, 2017.
The Blackhawks return to action tonight in Game 1 of the First Round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Nashville Predators at the United Center at 7 p.m. The game can be seen on CSN, streamed live online at CSNChicago.com (CSNChicago.com/BlackhawksStream) and the NBC Sports App, and heard on WGN Radio.