Daily Herald
Blackhawks send 3 to Rockford
From Daily Herald News Services
Published: 10/7/2008 1:30 PM

The Chicago Blackhawks have assigned defensemen Cam Barker and Aaron Johnson and goaltender Antti Niemi to the American Hockey League's Rockford IceHogs.

In addition, the Blackhawks have released center Kevyn Adams and center Joakim Lindstrom has been claimed on waivers by the Anaheim Ducks.

The Blackhawks currently have 23 players on their roster, which includes 13 forwards, eight defensemen and two goaltenders.

And in Tim Sassone's hockey blog, "Between the Circles," he writes that goaltender Nikolai Khabibulin took the ice with the team today.