News:Bill Sweatt was reassigned to Chicago of the AHL on Wednesday, the Canucks' official site reports.
Analysis:Bill Sweatt played just one game with the Canucks during his brief promotion. He could be a depth option for the team later this season, but the improving health of the squad and moves made at the trade deadline left no room for Sweatt on the roster.
News: The Canucks have recalled Bill Sweatt from AHL Chicago, the Vancouver Sun reports.
Analysis:Bill Sweatt, who has 29 points in 56 AHL games to date, has yet to appear in an NHL game this season, after failing to record a point in two games with the Canucks in 2011-12. He was recalled Sunday along with Nicklas Jensen, while Zack Kassian and Andrew Gordon were sent to the AHL by Vancouver.
News:Bill Sweatt was assigned to Chicago of the AHL on Friday, the Canucks' official site reports.
Analysis:Bill Sweatt made two appearances with the Canucks last season, so he's expected to be high in the pecking order for in-season options. That said, Sweatt has managed just nine points in 27 games with the Wolves so far this season and will need to pick up his production to earn a promotion.
News: The Canucks assigned Bill Sweatt to AHL Chicago on Tuesday, according to the team's official Twitter page.
Analysis:Bill Sweatt appeared in two games after being called up last week, but did not record a point. He just played in his first AHL game last season, so while he will head back to Chicago for the time being, the fact he already reached the top level bodes well for his future.
News: The Canucks have recalled Bill Sweatt from AHL Chicago on an emergency basis, the Canucks' official site reports.
Analysis:Bill Sweatt has nine points and ten PIMs with AHL Chicago this season in 19 games. The Vancouver winger will be available to make his NHL debut Thursday against Montreal.
News:Bill Sweatt was assigned to Chicago of the AHL on Sunday, the Canucks' official site reports.
Analysis:Bill Sweatt was in contention for a roster spot, but an undisclosed injury cost him valuable time in camp. The 23-year-old forward could see a promotion during the season, but his role would likely be too small for him to make much of a fantasy impact.
News:Bill Sweatt (undisclosed) returned to action Saturday against the Ducks, the Canucks' official site reports.
Analysis: The 23-year-old forward was making his first appearance of the preseason. He was held scoreless in nearly 14 minutes of ice time. Bill Sweatt will have to impress during the second half of the preseason to nab a roster spot.
News:Bill Sweatt (undisclosed) has been cleared to take contact, according to the Canucks' official Twitter page.
Analysis:Bill Sweatt missed some time with an injury that was not revealed, but he could be back in game action as early as this weekend.
News:Bill Sweatt is still recovering from the undisclosed injury he suffered in rookie camp last week, the Vancouver Province reports.
Analysis: The Canucks will limit Bill Sweatt to light contact over the next few days in an effort to get him back to full strength. The 23-year-old winger will have to make a quick return if he hopes to nab a spot on the opening day roster.
News:Bill Sweatt is expected to sit out the remainder of the Young Stars Tournament after suffering an undisclosed injury Monday night, the Canucks' official site reports.
Analysis: The Canucks are just being cautious here, as they hope to have Bill Sweatt back at 100 percent for the start of full camp Friday. The 22-year-old forward is expected to compete for one of the final spots on the roster.