American Hockey League

OHL defenseman of the year Darren Raddysh signs with Blackhawks affiliate Rockford

OHL defenseman of the year Darren Raddysh signs with Blackhawks affiliate Rockford

Darren Raddysh, the OHL defenseman of the year, agreed to a one-year deal with Rockford, the Blackhawks' AHL affiliate announced Tuesday.

Raddysh played with the Erie Otters where he was a teammate of Hawks prospect Alex DeBrincat.

Raddysh scored 16 goals and had 65 assists to lead all defenders in the OHL with 81 points.