The Chicago Blackhawks acquired defenseman Brian Connelly from the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday in exchange for forward Brad Winchester.
The 27-year-old Connelly has played in 50 games this season with the AHL's Iowa Wild, leading the team in points (32) and assists (27). He also ranks second among team defensemen in goals (5).
The 32-year-old Winchester has 16 goals and 14...
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February 26, 2014
Chicago Blackhawks Hockey - With the March 5th NHL trade deadline growing closer and closer the Chicago Blackhawks have made a minor trade with the Minnesota Wild.
The #Blackhawks have acquired defenseman Brian Connelly from Minnesota in exchange for Brad Winchester: http://t.co/EHIHsPGAPO
— Chicago Blackhawks (@NHLBlackhawks) February 26, 2014
Blackhawks Add Defensive Depth
The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that they have acquired defenseman Brian Connelly from the Minnesota Wild in exchange for forward Brad Winchester. Connelly will report directly to the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League. He previously spent parts of four seasons with the IceHogs from 2009 to 2012.
Connelly, 27, has appeared in 50 games this season with the AHL’s...
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The Calgary Flames have reached the All Star weekend in pretty much the same place they were in last season; second last in their division and tied for 10th in the Western Conference. They have showed flashed of brilliance during the year and flashes of incompetence.
But will this roller coaster ride continue the rest of the way or can the Flames actually put together a run...
CALGARY, AB -- The Calgary Flames announced today the acquisition of defenceman Brian Connelly from the Chicago Blackhawks organization in exchange for Brendan Morrison.
“As we projected our line-up goin...
The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired center Brendan Morrison from the Calgary Flames in exchange for defenseman Brian Connelly.The 36-year-old Morrison had four goals and seven assists in 28 games for the Flames this season.Connelly had five goals and 31 assists in 44 games for the Blackhawks' AHL affiliate Rockford IceHogs.