Chicago Blackhawks left wing Bryan Bickell (29) controls the puck past Minnesota Wild defenseman Nate Prosser (39) during the second period of an NHL hockey game in St. Paul , Minn., Monday, Oct. 28, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Ann Heisenfelt
CHICAGO - The Chicago Blackhawks have activated forward Bryan Bickell from injured reserve.
The 27-year-old Bickell has been sidelined since Nov. 19 with a lower-body injury. He has five goals and an assist in 22 games.
The team also reassigned forward Jeremy Morin to the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League on Monday.