Article By: Nate Haeni
01/18/2016 5:32 PM
Photos by Todd Reicher
Rockford, Ill. - The Rockford IceHogs have reassigned forward Daniel Ciampini and defenseman Nick Mattson to their ECHL affiliate, the Indy Fuel.
Ciampini, 25, has registered one goal in eight games with the IceHogs this season. In 19 games with the Fuel this season, Ciampini has notched 10 points (3g-7a).
The Concord, Ont. native played in 15 games for the AHL’s Worcester Sharks in 2014-15 upon completing his senior season at Union College. While with the Sharks, he had three goals and three helpers (six points).
Mattson, 24, has appeared in three games with the IceHogs this season, including his AHL debut on October 30 against Iowa. He has collected seven assists and a +6 rating in 30 games with Indy.
The blue liner from Chanhassen, Minnesota advanced to the NCAA Frozen Four with the University of North Dakota in both the 2013-14 and 2014-15 seasons, and totaled 17 goals in addition to 61 assists in 153 games. The defenseman was drafted in the sixth Round (#180 overall) by Chicago in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.
Next Home Game: Friday, Jan. 22 vs. Iowa Wild at 7 p.m. The IceHogs face the Wild for the first of two games in a weekend series. The first 2,500 fans will receive a fleece blanket courtesy of OSF.