Blackhawks assign Toivonen to Rockford
Monday, 12.27.2010 / 11:07 AM CT / News
By Chicago Blackhawks
Toivonen, 25, did not appear in Sunday’s win over the Columbus Blue Jackets after being recalled earlier in the day. The Kalvola, Finland, native has posted a 5-5-3 record with one shutout and a 3.12 GAA in 16 appearances for Rockford this season. He was originally acquired by the Blackhawks on March 1, 2010, in a trade with the St. Louis Blues. The Boston Bruins’ first choice, 29th overall, in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft, Toivonen has appeared in 61 career NHL contests with Boston (2005-07) and St. Louis (2007-08), registering an 18-24-10 record with a 3.37 goals against average and an .890 save percentage.
The Blackhawks will visit the St. Louis Blues at Scottrade Center on Tuesday, December 28 at 7:00 P.M. The game can be seen locally on Comcast SportsNet Chicago and heard on 720 WGN.