The Chicago Blackhawks announced today they have recalled forward Brandon Mashinter from the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League.
Mashinter, 27, is tied for second on the IceHogs with seven points (4G, 3A) through 12 games in his first campaign as team captain. The Bradford, Ontario, native has notched 27 penalty minutes in 23 career NHL games with San Jose (2010-11) and the New York Rangers (2012-14). He has also tallied 201 points (100G, 101A) and 538 PIM in 410 career AHL tilts with Worcester (2009-13), Connecticut (2012-13), Hartford (2013-14) and Rockford (2013-16).
The Blackhawks host the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. The game can be seen on Comcast SportsNet and heard on WGN Radio AM-720.