Brandon Bollig Gets A Call Up To The NHL!

Feb 27, 2012

Former St. Louis Jr. Blues forward Brandon Bollig was called up to the Chicago Blackhawks today from the Rockford IceHogs of the AHL.  In a release from the team:

The Chicago Blackhawks have recalled forward Brandon Bollig from the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs.

Bollig, 25, has registered a career-high six assists and nine points (3G, 6A) in 53 contests with Rockford this year, and ranks seventh in the AHL with a team-high 163 penalty minutes. Originally signed as a free agent following a collegiate career at St. Lawrence University, the St. Charles, Missouri, native has notched eight goals, seven assists and 285 penalty minutes in 111 regular-season tilts over parts of three seasons (2010-12) with the IceHogs.

The Blackhawks will host the Toronto Maple Leafs at the United Center on Wednesday night (Feb. 29) at 7:00 p.m. The game will be broadcast on Comcast SportsNet Chicago and can be heard on WGN Radio AM-720.