Rockford, Ill. - The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that they have assigned forward Kyle Baun and goaltender Jeff Glass to the Rockford IceHogs.
Baun, 25, finished the 2016-17 season as Rockford's active leader in points (34) while ranking second in goals (14) and third in assists (20). He was named Rockford's Most Improved Player for the 2016-17 campaign after more than tripling his point production from the year prior. Baun was originally signed by Chicago as a free agent out of Colgate University (NCAA) and agreed to a two-year extension with the club on March 3, 2016.
Glass, 31, joined the IceHogs on Jan. 10, 2017 and posted a 26-save shutout over the Cleveland Monsters in his IceHogs debut on Jan. 18. The Calgary, Alberta native posted an 8-10-2 overall record with Rockford and led the team with a 2.63 GAA and .914 save percentage. As part of his standout campaign, Glass earnd a two-year deal with the Blackhawks last February and received his first-ever regular season recall to the National Hockey League.
The IceHogs Training Camp Roster now featuers 15 forwards, eight defensemen and three goaltenders. For the roster, click here.
Single Game Tickets On Sale Now: The Rockford IceHogs return to action at the BMO Harris Bank Center on Saturday, Oct. 14, at 6 p.m. Single game tickets for the 2017-18 season are on sale now and can be purchased through IceHogs.com, by calling (815) 968-5222, or at the BMO Harris Bank Center Box Office. Single-game ticket prices start at $9 and range to $29.