The Chicago Blackhawks announced today they have assigned forwards Mark McNeill
, Garret Ross
and Alex Broadhurst
, defensemen Dylan Olsen
, Klas Dahlbeck
and Adam Clendening
, and goaltender Kent Simpson to the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League. In addition, the team has assigned forward Teuvo Teravainen
to Jokerit of SM-liiga in Finland and forward Ryan Hartman
to the Ontario Hockey League’s Plymouth Whalers.
The Blackhawks have also released defenseman Viktor Svedberg from training camp.
The team’s active roster now includes 23 forwards, 10 defensemen and three goaltenders.
The Blackhawks continue the 2013 preseason tonight (Sept. 23) in Pittsburgh at 6 p.m. CT. The game can be heard on WGNRadio.com or on the WGN Radio mobile app.