Blackhawks reduce roster by 10

September, 23, 2013
Powers By Scott Powers
The Chicago Blackhawks announced 10 more cuts to their roster on Monday.

Forwards Mark McNeil, Garret Ross and Alex Broadhurst, defensemen Dylan Olsen, Klas Dahlbeck and Adam Clendening and goaltender Kent Simpson were assigned to the Rockford IceHogs of the AHL. Forward Teuvo Teravainen was assigned to Jokerit of the SM-liiga in Finland, and forward Ryan Hartman was assigned to the Plymouth Whalers of the OHL.

Defenseman Viktor Svedberg was also released from training camp. He is under contract with the IceHogs and will report to their camp.

The Blackhawks have 36 players on their active roster, including 23 forwards, 10 defensemen and three goaltenders.

The Blackhawks will have two more preseason games before opening the regular season on Oct. 1.
Scott Powers is a general reporter for He is an award-winning journalist and has been reporting on preps, colleges and pros for publications throughout the Midwest since 1997.



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