The Blackhawks traded Kent Simpson and defenseman Nick Leddy to the Islanders on Saturday in exchange for three prospects, Mark Lazerus of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
The Blackhawks reassigned Kent Simpson to AHL Rockford on Thursday.
Kent Simpson saw his first minutes in the NHL on Saturday in the Blackhawks' 7-3 loss at Toronto while allowing two goals on nine shots on goal in one period of play.
Kent Simpson was recalled from AHL Rockford on Monday, the Chicago Tribune's Chris Kuc reports.
Kent Simpson made 41 saves in AHL Rockford's 4-3 win over the Texas Stars on Saturday, the Icehogs' official website reports.
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