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Capitals' Henrik Borgstrom: Sent to minors
Borgstrom was reassigned to AHL Hershey on Thursday.
Borgstrom drew into Tuesday's 5-2 loss to Boston, logging 8:10 of ice time in the contest. He has eight goals and 21 points in 54 games with Hershey this season.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Henrik Borgstrom: Recalled from AHL
Borgstrom was summoned from AHL Hershey on Tuesday.
Borgstrom has eight goals and 21 points in 54 AHL contests this campaign. He is expected to make his Washington debut Tuesday versus Boston.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Henrik Borgstrom: Hits waivers
Borgstrom was waived by Washington on Sunday for the purpose of assigning him to the minors.
Borgstrom will start the year with Hershey of the AHL if he goes unclaimed. In 52 games for the Blackhawks during the 2021-22 campaign, he posted four goals, seven points and 41 shots on net. Borgstrom was bought out by Chicago during the offseason.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Henrik Borgstrom: Finds new home with Caps
Borgstrom signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Capitals in July of 2022, per PuckPedia.
Borgstrom was bought out by the Blackhawks on Tuesday, but it didn't take him long to find a landing spot. Given the Capitals' stronger forward depth, the 24-year-old is likely to spend much of 2022-23 with AHL Hershey.... See More ... See Less
Henrik Borgstrom: Set for buyout
Borgstrom was waived by the Blackhawks on Monday for the purpose of having his contract bought out, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
Borgstrom got plenty of looks at the top level last season but didn't produce much on the scoresheet, chipping in just seven points in 52 games with the Blackhawks. With the impending buyout, he'll become a free agent, assuming he clears waivers, and look to sign with another NHL club -- or perhaps overseas.... See More ... See Less
Blackhawks' Henrik Borgstrom: Scores twice in overtime loss
Borgstrom scored two goals on three shots in Saturday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Wild.
Borgstrom opened the scoring at 9:51 of the first period, and he added another tally on a net-front scramble in the third. It was the Finn's second career multi-goal game, and it snapped a seven-game point drought. The 24-year-old has four goals, three assists, 31 shots on net and a minus-5 rating through 27 appearances, mainly playing in a bottom-six role.... See More ... See Less
Blackhawks' Henrik Borgstrom: Registers helper in loss
Borgstrom notched an assist and two shots on goal in Sunday's 5-1 loss to the Flames.
Borgstrom was listed as the Blackhawks' top-line center Sunday, and he had the secondary helper on Alex DeBrincat's tally. The 24-year-old Borgstrom has a goal and two assists during his modest three-game point streak. He'll need to stay productive on offense to fend off Kirby Dach and Jonathan Toews for the top-line role. Borgstrom is up to five points, 23 shots on net and a minus-3 rating in 19 contests overall.... See More ... See Less
Blackhawks' Henrik Borgstrom: Cleared to play
Borgstrom (non-COVID illness) was activated from injured reserve Thursday, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
Borgstrom has logged three points over 17 games this season. The 24-year-old has had season mired by point droughts and illness.... See More ... See Less
Blackhawks' Henrik Borgstrom: Lands on IR
Borgstrom was placed injured reserve Wednesday due to a non-COVID illness, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
Borgstrom was anticipated to miss some time as of Saturday, so his placement on IR confirms that he will be absent for more than just one contest. The center snapped a 10-game point drought Thursday prior to his diagnosis. His condition will continue to be assessed until he can return to the ice.... See More ... See Less
Blackhawks' Henrik Borgstrom: Under the weather
Borgstrom won't play Saturday versus Toronto due to a non-COVID illness, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
With Borgstrom sidelined with an illness, Dylan Strome will slot into the lineup against the Maple Leafs. Borgstrom will be reevaluated ahead of Monday's matchup with the Flames.... See More ... See Less
Blackhawks' Henrik Borgstrom: Back in action Friday
Borgstrom (illness) will be in Friday's lineup against Arizona, Carter Baum of the Blackhawks' official site reports.
Borgstrom will return to the lineup after an eight-game absence while dealing with an illness. He has two points while averaging 12:11 of ice time through six games this season.... See More ... See Less
Blackhawks' Henrik Borgstrom: Out Tuesday
Borgstrom is dealing with a non-COVID-19 illness and won't play Tuesday against Pittsburgh.
Borgstrom has already missed the team's previous seven games due to his placement in the league's COVID-19 protocols, but his reason for absence Tuesday is reportedly unrelated. He's recorded a goal and an assist in 12:11 of average ice time this season.... See More ... See Less
Blackhawks' Henrik Borgstrom: Exits COVID-19 protocols
Borgstrom was removed from the NHL's COVID-19 protocols list Wednesday, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
Borgstrom will be eligible to return to Chicago's lineup Wednesday evening versus Carolina. The 24-year-old forward has picked up two points through six games this campaign.... See More ... See Less
Blackhawks' Henrik Borgstrom: Placed in COVID-19 protocols
Borgstrom entered the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Tuesday.
Borgstrom and Jonathan Toews both entered the league's virus protocols Tuesday. If Borgstrom and Toews are both unavailable for Wednesday's matchup with the Maple Leafs, the Blackhawks will likely need to recall a forward from AHL Rockford.... See More ... See Less
Blackhawks' Henrik Borgstrom: Tickles twine Sunday
Borgstrom scored a goal on three shots in Sunday's 6-3 loss to the Red Wings.
Borgstrom's third-period tally was his first NHL goal since since March 5, 2019. The Finn has worked in a third-line role for much of 2021-22, picking up two points, 10 shots on net and a minus-2 rating in six contests. A first-round pick of the Panthers in 2016, Borgstrom has failed to post meaningful production across the board up to this point.... See More ... See Less
Blackhawks' Henrik Borgstrom: Draws power-play helper
Borgstrom produced a power-play assist and two blocked shots in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the Avalanche.
The Finn earned the secondary helper on Dominik Kubalik's first-period goal. Borgstrom saw 13:25 of ice time in his Blackhawks debut, skating on the third line with Kirby Dach and Brandon Hagel as linemates. Head coach Jeremy Colliton is known to shuffle his forward groups within games, so it's possible Borgstrom could see occasional top-six usage. Fantasy managers can wait and see how his season progresses.... See More ... See Less
Blackhawks' Henrik Borgstrom: Agrees to terms with Chicago
According to a source, Borgstrom has agreed to terms on a two-year contract with the Blackhawks, Scott Powers of The Athletice reports.
The Blackhawks acquired Borgstrom's rights in a trade with the Panthers in April, but until now, he was unsigned for the 2021-22 campaign and beyond. The 23rd overall pick from the 2016 NHL Entry Draft spent the entirety of the 2020-21 season with HIFK of Finland's Liiga, picking up 11 goals and 21 points in 30 games. He'll compete for a spot on Chicago's 23-man roster during next year's training camp.... See More ... See Less
Panthers' Henrik Borgstrom: Traded to Blackhawks
Bogstrom was traded to Chicago from Florida along with Brett Connolly, Riley Stillman and a seventh-round pick in exchange for Lucas Carlsson and Lucas Wallmark on Thursday, Pierre LeBrun of The Athletic reports.
Borgstrom has spent the entirety of the 2020-21 campaign with HIFK of Finland's Liiga, racking up 11 goals and 19 points in 27 games. The 2016 first-round pick will probably remain overseas for the remainder of the season, but he'll likely get an invite from the Blackhawks for next year's training camp.... See More ... See Less
Panthers' Henrik Borgstrom: Not expected to report Sunday
Borgstrom isn't expected to report to training camp Sunday, David Work of WPLG Local 10 News reports.
The Panthers tabled a qualifying offer to Borgstrom -- a restricted free agent -- but he remains unsigned. The 23-year-old played just four games in the NHL last year, sticking mainly to the AHL where he posted 23 points over 49 contests. There's a chance that the 2016 first-round pick will stay in the Finnish Liiga for the entirety of this season.... See More ... See Less
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