Blackhawks trim training camp roster to 37 players
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The Chicago Blackhawks have assigned forwards Brandon Bollig, Rob Klinkhammer and Brandon Pirri, and defensemen Jonathan Carlsson, Simon Danis-Pepin, Ryan Stanton and Ivan Vishnevskiy to the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs. In addition the Blackhawks have released forwards Rastislav Pavlikovsky and Nick Tarnasky, and defenseman Wade Brookbank.
Chicago’s training camp roster now stands at 37 active players, which includes 22 forwards, 11 defensemen and four goaltenders.
The Blackhawks will open their home preseason schedule on Saturday, September 25 at 7:00 P.M. (CT) when they welcome the Detroit Red Wings to the United Center. Saturday’s home preseason opener will be broadcast locally on WGN-TV and can be heard on Chicago’s WGN Radio.