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Gwinnett, Blackhawks Announce Affiliation

DULUTH, Ga. – The Gwinnett Gladiators announced that they have signed an affiliation agreement with the Chicago Blackhawks of the National Hockey League and the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League.

The Gladiators will continue to be the ECHL affiliate of the Atlanta Thrashers of the NHL and the Chicago Wolves of the AHL.

In their first five seasons the Gladiators have had 92 call ups to the 19 different teams in the AHL and the Thrashers of the NHL.

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