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Blackhawks recall eight from Rockford

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The Chicago Blackhawks announced Friday that they recalled forwards Jimmy Hayes, Jeremy Morin, Brandon Pirri and Ben Smith, defensemen Adam Clendening, Shawn Lalonde and Steve Montador, and goaltender Henrik Karlsson from the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League.

For Rockford this season, Hayes had 25 goals and 20 assists, Morin had 30 goals and 28 assists, Pirri led the league in scoring with 75 points (22 goals and 53 assists), Smith had 27 goals and 20 assists, Clendening ranked second among AHL defensemen with 46 points (nine goals and 37 assists), Lalonde had five goals and 18 assists, Montador had five points in 14 games, and Karlsson went 11-5-0 with a 2.86 goals-against average and a .898 save percentage.
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