The St. Louis Blues announced today that the club has assigned forward Adam Cracknell to their American Hockey League affiliate, the Chicago Wolves.
Currently, the Wolves are tied 1-1 with the Rochester Americans in the first round of the 2014 Calder Cup Playoffs. The Wolves will host the Americans in Game 3 on Thursday.
Cracknell, 28, has dressed in 28 games with the Wolves this season, posting 25 points, including 12 goals and 13 assists. In addition, the 6-foot-3, 209-pound forward appeared in 19 regular-season games with the Blues, as well as five postseason games, scoring his first career playoff goal in Game 1 of the Blues’ first-round matchup with Chicago on Apr. 17.
The Prince Albert, Sask., native was originally signed by the Blues as a free agent on July 23, 2009.