Prospect Profile: Byron Froese

Byron Froese, Center

DOB: 03/12/1991   Ht: 6’1   Wt: 180

Drafted: 4th round (119th overall) in 2009 – Everett

Considered a defensive center in past seasons, Froese experienced an offensive explosion with Red Deer in 2010-11 with 81 points (43 goals, 38 assists) in 70 games. He continues to physically mature, and his production will undoubtedly make an impression moving forward.

He signed a three-year, entry-level deal with the Blackhawks on May 31, and will likely be in the mix in Rockford this season.

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