Chicago, Ill. - The Chicago Blackhawks announced today they have recalled forward Brandon Mashinter from the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League.
Mashinter, 27, is tied for second on the IceHogs with seven points (4G, 3A) through 12 games in his first campaign as team captain. He scored his 100th professional goal on Saturday against the Milwaukee Admirals, helping the IceHogs extend their current eight-game point-streak. The Bradford, Ontario, native has notched 27 penalty minutes in 23 career NHL games with San Jose (2010-11) and the New York Rangers (2012-14). He has also tallied 201 points (100G, 101A) and 538 PIM in 410 career AHL tilts with Worcester (2009-13), Connecticut (2012-13), Hartford (2013-14) and Rockford (2013-16).
Next Home Game: Sunday, Nov. 22 vs. Lake Erie at 4 p.m.: The IceHogs face Lake Erie for the first time all season on Stanley Cup Night at the BMO Harris Bank Center. Rockford will celebrate its alumni and the Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks by displaying the Cup for fans in attendance. Hub Printing will give away 2,500 posters celebrating the Blackhawks championships.