On Wednesday evening the Blackhawks announced they have acquired forward Joseph Cramarossa from Pittsburgh in exchange for forward Graham Knott.
Cramarossa, 27, was originally a third round pick (#65 overall) by Anaheim in the 2011 NHL Draft. He has two goals and one assist in nine games in the AHL this season.
He is listed at 6-0 and 195 pounds and shoots lefthanded.
Cramarossa’s two-way contract (AAV of $700,000) runs through the 2019-20 season. He will report to Rockford.
Knott, 22, was a second round pick (#54 overall) by Chicago in the 2015 NHL Draft. He was skating with Indy in the ECHL this season.