St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the club has assigned forward Adam Cracknell to the Blues’ American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Peoria Rivermen.
Cracknell, 26, played in two games for the Blues, recording a goal in his season debut on Dec. 26 vs. Dallas. He was recently named Captain of the Rivermen and has appeared in 31 games this season recording 20 points including six goals and 14 assists. Last season, the 6’2, 210-pound forward dressed in 24 games and notched seven points (three goals, four assists) for the Blues including his NHL debut on Dec. 15, 2010 at Detroit.
The Prince Albert, Saskatchewan native was originally signed by the Blues as a free agent on July 23, 2009.