The Chicago Blackhawks have signed a three-year affiliation extension with the Indy Fuel of the ECHL. The deal will continue through 2022.
The Fuel have been the Chicago Blackhawks ECHL affiliate since their inaugural season in 2014 as the league’s 23rd franchise.
"Since our partnership began in 2014, the Indy Fuel organization and Chairman Jim Hallett have done an exceptional job developing prospects in our organization for the next level," Chicago Blackhawks Vice President of Hockey Operations/Team Affiliates Mark Bernard said. "We are excited to continue our relationship with the Fuel and look forward to the continued growth of players in our system who pass through Indy."
The team hosts home games at the at Indiana Farmers Coliseum on the Indiana State Fairgrounds.