09/24/2009 11:16 AM
Winger Rob Klinkhammer was recalled to Chicago on Thursday. (Photo by Jim Orlando)
Chicago, Ill.-The Chicago Blackhawks have recalled forwards Bryan Bickell and Rob Klinkhammer from the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs. In addition, the team today placed forward Danny Bois and defenseman Richard Petiot on waivers.
This is Klinkhammer's first recall to the Blackhawks and the National Hockey League. The third-year pro has played in 142 professional games, all in the American Hockey League. He has 27 career goals and 30 assists.
The Blackhawks’ training camp roster now stands at 28 active players, which includes 17 forwards, eight defensemen and three goaltenders.
Next Regular Season Home Game: Friday, Oct. 16 vs. Chicago Wolves. Game time is 7:05 p.m. After five-straight road tilts to open the 2009-10 regular season the IceHogs return home to face the Wolves. The first 5,000 fans to the game will pick up an IceHogs wall calendar from Maverick Media and 23 WIFR.