Rockford Recalls Thompson and McLaughlin

Rockford Reassigns Thompson and McLaughlin to Indy

The Rockford IceHogs reassign Mat Thompson, Dylan McLaughlin to Indy

Dec 19, 2019

INDIANAPOLIS – The American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs announced Thursday that they have reassigned forwards Mathew Thompson and Dylan McLaughlin to the ECHL’s Indy Fuel.


Thompson, 26, appeared in four games with the IceHogs after being recalled on December 6. The 6-foot-1, 170-pound forward has skated in 21 games for the Fuel this season, earning seven goals and seven assists as well as serving as the team’s captain. A native of Alliston, Ontario, Thompson has 93 ECHL games under his belt, tallying 30 goals and 39 assists. 


McLaughlin, 24, was recalled by Rockford alongside Thompson on December 6 and appeared in six games and registring a -5 rating. Assigned to the Fuel in early November, McLaughlin has played 12 ECHL games, earning seven goals and six assists. The 5-foot-11, 187-pound forward signed a 2-year AHL contract with Rockford on March 13, 2019, after finishing a four-year collegiate career at Canisius College and has appeared in 11 AHL games, earning two assists and a -8 rating.


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