On Sunday evening, the Rockford IceHogs announced they have signed forward Henrik Samuelsson to a PTO contract.
Samuelsson, 24, is listed at 6-3 and 210 pounds and was originally selected 27th overall by the Arizona Coyotes at the 2012 NHL Draft. He has spent the 2017-18 season with the Idaho Steelheads in the ECHL, where he has scored 16 goals with 27 assists and 96 penalty minutes in 49 games.
Samuelsson’s father Ulf is an assistant coach with the Blackhawks. Henrik appeared in three games with the Coyotes during the 2014-15 season.