April 16, 2012; San Jose, CA, USA; San Jose Sharks left wing Brad Winchester (10) warms up before game three of the 2012 Western Conference quarterfinals against the St. Louis Blues at HP Pavilion. St. Louis defeated San Jose 4-3. Mandatory Credit: Jason O. Watson-USA TODAY Sports
Winchester, 32, played last season for the Nashville Predators‘ AHL affiliate Milwaukee Admirals registering 27 points (9 goals, 18 assists) in 37 games.
The 6-foot-5, 230 pound Winchester last saw NHL ice time with the San Jose Sharks during the 2012 season. The Madison, Wisc native played in 67 games and recorded 10 points (6 goals, 4 assists). Windchester brings playoff experience to the Blackhawks has he played in five out of the last seven playoffs, including playing with the Edmonton Oilers during their Western Conference Championship season in 2006.
Brandon Cain (@BrandonMCain) joined the FanSided Sports Network in May 2013 and is a co-editor of Cubbies Crib and staff writer of Da Windy City. He covers the Blackhawks, Fire, and White Sox for DWC and the Cubs for CC. ([email protected])