Chicago, Ill. - The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that they have reassigned forward Phillip Danault (FILL-up duh-NOH) to the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League.
Danault, 21, skated in two games with Chicago, including his National Hockey League debut in Edmonton on Saturday night. He previously recorded 10 points (3g, 7a) in 14 games with Rockford this season. Danault was one of Chicago’s first-round selections (26th overall) in the 2011 NHL Draft.
Next Home Game: Wednesday, November 26 vs. Iowa Wild. Puck drop is 7 p.m. The IceHogs join forces with the Brovember Beard-A-Thon to try and set a World Record for the most mustached in one building after Rockford’s matchup with Iowa. Along with the world record attempt, the IceHogs will be wearing specialty Brovember jerseys to commemorate men’s health awareness.