On Friday morning, the Blackhawks placed defenseman Jan Rutta on IR (retroactive to February 6) and recalled Carl Dahlström from Rockford.
Dahlström, 23, has a career-high 23 points (3 goals, 20 assists) in 47 games with the IceHogs this season. He ranked third on the IceHogs in points and leads their defensemen. This is his second full professional season in Rockford. He posted six goals and five assists in 70 games with the IceHogs last year.
Dahlström is listed at 6-4 and 223 pounds. Originally a second round pick (51st overall) by the Blackhawks in 2013, Dahlström represented Rockford at the 2018 AHL All-Star Game.