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Mattson Re-Signs with Rockford

July 20, 2016 - Rockford, Ill. - The Rockford IceHogs announced today that they have agreed to terms with defenseman Nick Mattson on a one-year AHL contract. Mattson, 24, played in 17 games for the IceHogs last season, his first as a pro, scoring seven points on one goal and six assists to go along with a +4 plus/minus rating. He also added an assist in two playoff performances. In addition to his time with Rockford last season, Mattson skated in 48 games with Rockford's ECHL affiliate, the Indy Fuel. He notched one goal and added 14 ... Full Story

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Blackhawks Hire King as Rockford Assistant Coach

July 7, 2016 - Chicago, Ill. - The Chicago Blackhawks announced today they have hired Derek King as an assistant coach with the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League, joining Head Coach Ted Dent. "Derek will be a welcome addition to our coaching staff in Rockford," said Blackhawks Director of Hockey Administration/General Manager of Minor League Affiliations Mark Bernard. "He has played an important role in the development of players on many different levels. Combine that with his long professional career as a player, and he wi... Full Story

IceHogs Agree to Terms with Barnes, Langlois

July 2, 2016 - Rockford, Ill. - The Rockford IceHogs announced on Saturday that they have agreed to terms with forwards Tyler Barnes and Jeremy Langlois on one-year AHL contracts for the 2016-17 season. Barnes, 26, joins Rockford after playing in 69 games for the ECHL's Missouri Mavericks last season. He posted 24 goals, tied for second on the club, and 37 assists for a team-leading 61 points to go along with 32 penalty minutes (PIM). Barnes appeared in 10 postseason games with Missouri, leading the team with five goals while finishing ... Full Story

Rockford IceHogs' Mike Peck Named 2015-16 Recipient of AHL's Ken McKenzie Award

June 22, 2016 - SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - The American Hockey League has named Mike Peck, the director of business operations for the Rockford IceHogs, the winner of the league's Ken McKenzie Award for the 2015-16 season. Recognizing the important role played by team management in building a successful franchise, the Ken McKenzie Award is presented annually to an AHL team executive who most successfully promotes his or her own club. Peck has been a member of the IceHogs organization for 15 seasons, serving as the club's director of communi... Full Story


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League: American Hockey League
Home: Rockford, Illinois
Affiliation: Chicago Blackhawks
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