The Chicago Blackhawks have sent forward Peter Regin down to the Rockford Icehogs in the AHL.
The move comes after news that winger Patrick Sharp will be out at least a month.
Peter Regin or Joakim Nordstrom will likely get the call-up to Chicago.
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 open training camp Friday at Notre Dame.
There are salary cap ramifications after Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane signed big contracts.
Chicago acquired Peter Regin in a midseason trade last year.
Kris Versteeg needs to stay benched, while Michal Handzus should be a specialist.
Brandon Bollig, Peter Regin and Kris Versteeg are all candidates to lose their spot.
Committing to the chip-and-chase strategy with vigor is the key for Chicago.
By Jay Zawaski 670 The Score (CBS) – Saturday afternoon, the NHL Department of Player Safety announced a two-game suspension for Blackhawks winger Brandon Bollig. In the 2nd period, Bollig boarded Wild defenseman Keith Ballard […]
The numbers show Chicago has outperformed Colorado in many aspects, but not what matters most.
Marian Hossa suffered an upper body injury in Saturday’s win at Soldier Field.
Chicago gets a 2014 third-round pick and a 2016 fifth-round pick.
Jay Zawaski answers your questions on Brandon Pirri and weighs what the Blackhawks need moving forward.
The Blackhawks have acquired two forwards from the New York Islanders in exchange for a draft pick in 2014. 670 The Score’s Jay Zawaski looks at the deal.