Blackhawks sign Stanton

The Sports Xchange
The SportsXchangeJuly 16, 2013


The Chicago Blackhawks signed defenseman Ryan Stanton to a one-year contract.
The 23-year-old made his NHL debut with April 27 at St. Louis. He recorded a career-high 22 assists and 25 points in 73 regular-season games with the American Hockey League's Rockford IceHogs in 2012-13.
A native of St. Albert, Alberta, Stanton has totalled 60 points in 224 career games with the IceHogs from 2009-13 and has skated in two career Calder Cup Playoff games.