Gustafsson was recalled from AHL Rockford on Wednesday. In eight games with AHL Rockford, Gustafsson tallied one assist and picked up 10 penalty minutes this season. He spent last season in the Swedish Hockey League, where he picked up 29 points in 55 games. Gustafsson is in line to be the seventh defenseman for the Blackhawks and will be available if someone else on their blue line goes down.
Erik Gustafsson will play in the KHL next season, leaving the Flyers with a hole to fill in the defensive rotation, the Philadelphia Inquirer's Sam Carchidi reports.
Erik Gustafsson is slated to play Tuesday against the Rangers, Frank Seravalli of the Philadelphia Daily News reports.
Erik Gustafsson will start Thursday against the Lightning, the Philadelphia Daily News reports.
Erik Gustafsson saw just over 15 minutes of ice time but posted no significant contributions in Tuesday's 1-0 shootout loss to the Blues.
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