Rockford, Ill. – The Chicago Blackhawks today announced they have recalled defenseman Adam Boqvist from the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs. In addition, the IceHogs have recalled defenseman Jack Ramsey from their ECHL affiliate, the Indy Fuel.
Boqvist, 19, has skated in six AHL games with the IceHogs this season, scoring one goal on Oct. 30 against the San Antonio Rampage. The power-play marker was the first goal of his professional career, and the rookie blueliner has also fired 14 shots and posted a +1 plus/minus rating in those six outings.
The Falun, Sweden native was originally selected eighth overall by Chicago in the 2018 NHL Draft. He made his professional debut on Oct. 4 with Rockford and has collected a shot on goal in each of his six games with the IceHogs this season.
Ramsey, 23, has tallied two assists in six ECHL games with the Fuel this year. He has now combined for one goal and two helpers in 10 career games with Indy over the last two seasons.
Next Home Game: Saturday, Nov. 2 vs. Iowa Wild | 6 p.m.
The Rockford IceHogs are inviting fans to the team’s first-ever Day of the Dead event for their game against the Iowa Wild on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the BMO Harris Bank Center. This themed night will feature Folklorico dancers during intermission, a Día de los Muertos altar built by Rock Valley College’s Association of Latin American Students (ALAS) and a Hammy Sugar Skull backdrop for photo opportunities for fans.