Chicago’s roster is now down to 23 players.
T.J. Brennan and Ville Pokka are headed to Rockford.
The Chicago Blackhawks trimmed their roster on Sunday, assigning goaltender Michael Leighton and center Peter Regin to the Rockford Ice Hogs of the AHL.
The Blackhawks have been wheeling and dealing this weekend.
Chicago had to make a move to get under the salary cap.
Chicago still needs to make a move to trim about $2.2 million off its salary cap by the season opener on Thursday.
Daniel Carcillo was a member of the Blackhawks’ 2013 Stanley Cup team.
Ryan Malone tied the score late in regulation and got the deciding goal in the ninth round of the shootout as the New York Rangers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 in a preseason game Friday night.
Chicago’s roster now sits at 29 players.
This is a Bears town to be sure, but the Bulls and Blackhawks are the biggest attendance draws in their respective leagues.
Chicago opens the regular season at Dallas next Thursday.
Rene Bourque and Nathan Beaulieu scored 1:54 apart early in the third period to snap scoreless tie and Carey Price made 31 saves in the Montreal Canadiens’ 3-1 exhibition victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night.
Cody Bass and Pierre-Cedric Labrie are headed to Rockford.
Chicago opens the season at Dallas on Oct. 9.
Rookies Oscar Lindberg and Anthony Duclair scored in the first period and J.T. Miller and Marek Hrivik connected 2:40 apart late in the third in the New York Rangers’ 4-1 exhibition victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Friday night.
Andrej Nestrasil and Tomas Nosek each had a goal and an assist for Detroit.
“I can only focus on what I’m doing,” Johnny Oduya says.
It’s time to let the likes of Morin, Clendening or Dahlbeck to take on bigger roles.
Jonathan Toews deflected in defenseman Duncan Keith’s shot from the left point 3:01 into overtime.
Chicago opens the preseason tonight against Detroit.
Patrick Sharp stops by The Score with the Stanley Cup – July 2, 2013 (photo by Nate Azark)
We asked Blackhawks fans to share their photos as they headed out to the Stanley Cup victory rally and parade.
Blackhawks fans celebrated all night long and into the early morning after the Blackhawks beat the Bruins to win the Stanley Cup for the second time in four years.
Check out these photos from the Blackhawks clinching the Stanley Cup Final!
Check out these photos from the Blackhawks’ 3OT win over the Bruins in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final.