Blackhawks cut 10 players from camp

Updated: September 25, 2010, 11:28 PM ET
By Jesse Rogers |

CHICAGO -- The Blackhawks trimmed their training camp roster to 37 players before taking on the Detroit Red Wings in their preseason home opener on Saturday night.

The Hawks assigned forwards Brandon Bollig, Rob Klinkhammer and Brandon Pirri, as well as defensemen Jonathan Carlsson, Simon Danis-Pepin, Ryan Stanton and Ivan Vishnevskiy, to the American Hockey League's Rockford IceHogs.

In addition, the Blackhawks released forwards Rastislav Pavlikovsky and Nick Tarnasky, and defenseman Wade Brookbank.

The camp roster now includes 22 forwards, 11 defensemen and four goaltenders.

Jesse Rogers covers the Blackhawks for and ESPN 1000.

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