The 22-year-old Finnish blue liner won't be in Chicago for camp. Chicago Blackhawks prospect Ville Pokka will miss the team's prospect camp due to a lower-body injury, reports Scott Powers of The Athletic. Powers notes that the defenseman suffered the injury during the World Championships in May in Russia, and will remain in his native Finland to continue his rehab. He recorded...
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July 09, 2016
The Blackhawks were well represented as the 2016 World Championship came to a close on Sunday. Entering the gold medal game against Canada, Ville Pokka had two assists in nine games with Finland. Artemi Panarin finished a stellar tournament with another strong performance in the bronze medal game against the United States. Panarin skated 14:14 […] The post Blackhawks Finish Strong...
On Thursday morning, the Blackhawks announced today they have recalled defenseman Viktor Svedberg from Rockford and reassigned defenseman Ville Pokka to the IceHogs. Pokka was still on the roster for Opening Night, and his name was called as the team skated onto the ice, but he was… absent on Wednesday night. Coach Joel Quenneville hinted at Svedberg […] The post Blackhawks...
On Tuesday afternoon, the Blackhawks placed veteran defenseman Michal Rozsival on long-term injured reserve (LTIR) Chicago also recalled defenseman Ville Pokka from the Rockford and assigned defenseman Viktor Svedberg to the IceHogs. The post Blackhawks Place Rozsival On LTIR, Recall Pokka appeared first on Committed Indians.
On Wednesday, Rockford IceHogs defenseman Ville Pokka was named to the AHL All-Rookie Team for the 2014-15 season. Pokka, 21, has eight goals and 22 assists in 64 games with Rockford this season. Pokka was acquired from the New York … Continue reading → The post Ville Pokka Earns AHL All-Rookie Honors appeared first on Committed Indians.
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