On Wednesday afternoon the Blackhawks announced that forward Nathan Noel has been assigned to Rockford
Noel, 20, was selected by Chicago in the fourth round (#113 overall) of the 2016 NHL Draft. He posted 24 goals and 26 assists in 52 games for the Saint John Sea Dogs of the QMJHL last season. He added two goals and seven assists in 18 playoff games for Saint John as well.
Prospects Noel and defenseman Luc Snuggerud were injured during training camp. Snuggerud has already been cleared and assigned to Rockford.