Former Ducks center Andrew Ebbett was claimed off waivers by the Chicago Blackhawks prior to this morning's 9 a.m. Pacific deadline. Ebbett was placed on waivers by the Ducks as of 9 a.m. on Thursday and had 24 hours to be claimed by another team.
The 26-year-old Ebbett had eight goals and 24 assists in 48 games last year for the Ducks. He added a goal and two assists while playing in all 13 postseason games. He had only appeared in two games in 2009-10 for Anaheim.