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LEBLANC BACK TO THE HOGS

12/06/2010 3:41 PM - Rockford, Ill.-The Rockford IceHogs have recalled forward Peter LeBlanc from loan from the Toledo Walleye of the ECHL.

LeBlanc, 22, leads the Walleye with 22 points (8G, 14A) in 22 games played in his rookie season in 2010-11.  His 14 helpers also lead the team.

The Hamilton, Ontario native was drafted by the Chicago Blackhawks in the seventh round (#187 overall) in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.

LeBlanc began the season with the IceHogs before being assigned to the Walleye.  LeBlanc made his professional debut on Oct. 9 against Manitoba and has one assist in two games overall with the IceHogs this season.

LeBlanc completed a four-year career at the University of New Hampshire earlier this year where he compiled 34 goals and 51 assists in 153 games. 

Next Home Game: Wednesday, Dec. 8 vs. Texas Stars:  Game time is slated for 6:35 p.m.  Every Wednesday game at the MetroCentre is Taco Bell Dollar Days.  Fans can enjoy dollar beers, hotdogs, sodas and companion tickets courtesy of Taco Bell, WXRX and Vienna Beef.