Rockford, Ill. -
Chicago Blackhawks General Manager of Minor League Affiliations Mark Bernard announced on Tuesday that the Chicago Blackhawks have reassigned forward Philippe Paradis
from the AHL’s Rockford IceHogs to the ECHL’s Toledo Walleye.
The 21-year-old winger has appeared in 14 contests for Rockford this season, gathering two assists, a professional career-high 44 penalty minutes and a +2 plus/minus rating.
During the 2011-12 season, Paradis completed his first full professional campaign, notching 16 points (5g-11a) in 58 games for Rockford. Paradis also skated in four games for Rockford during the 2010-11 campaign, tallying one goal and two penalty minutes. The Normandin, Quebec native was named Rockford’s Heavy Hitter in 2011-12 as well.
Before joining the IceHogs, Paradis had a brief four-game stint with the AHL’s Toronto Marlies during the 2009-10 campaign. He also skated in 233 career contests with the Shawinigan Cataractes (2007-10) and the Prince Edward Island Rocket (2010-11) of the QMJHL while potting 77 career goals, 93 assists and 307 penalty minutes.