The Chicago Blackhawks announced today they have assigned forwards Jeremy Morin
and Brandon Pirri
, along with goaltender Antti Raanta
, to the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League.
The team’s active roster now includes 13 forwards, nine defensemen and two goaltenders.
The Blackhawks open the 2013-14 National Hockey League regular season on Tuesday, Oct. 1 when they host the Washington Capitals at 7 p.m. The game can be seen nationally on NBC Sports Network, heard on WGN Radio AM-720, and will feature the raising of the 2013 Stanley Cup championship banner prior to face-off.