13 December 2011

Canucks Return Sweatt to Wolves

Left wing Bill Sweatt. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

The Vancouver Canucks have reassigned left wing Bill Sweatt to the Chicago Wolves.

Left wing Bill Sweatt. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

The Vancouver Canucks have reassigned left wing Bill Sweatt to the Chicago Wolves.

SWEATT made his National Hockey League debut in two games with Vancouver after being recalled on Dec. 7. The 23-year-old forward shares fifth on the Wolves with 9 points (4G, 5A) in 19 games this year.

The Elburn, Ill., native ranked second on the Manitoba Moose and shared ninth among American Hockey League rookies with 46 points (19G, 27A) in 80 contests last season during his professional debut.

SWEATT will join the Wolves for their game against the Charlotte Checkers at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 15 at the Time Warner Cable Arena. For more information or to buy tickets to Wolves home games, visit chicagowolves.com or call 1-800-THE-WOLVES.