UPDATED: The move to send Jassen Cullimore to Rockford will make room for Nick Leddy on the Blackhawks’ roster.

Updated on January 6, 2010 at 1:53PM

The Chicago Blackhawks have assigned defenseman Jassen Cullimore to their AHL affiliate, the Rockford IceHogs.

In 36 games with the Blackhawks this is season, the 38-year old Cullimore has recorded eight assists and eight penalty minutes.

One of those assists came in Wednesday night’s loss to the Dallas Stars. The assist come on Tomas Kopecky’s second-period goal.

Originally posted on January 6, 2010 at 12:21PM

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