The clock was ticking on the Chicago Blackhawks. They had to trade someone to get under the $69 million salary cap by next week, when their regular season begins.
Teuvo Teravainen had a solid camp but was expected to start his season in Rockford. On Saturday, that assignment came.
And then, there were 28.
The Blackhawks made another round of training camp cuts on Monday, sending six players to the Rockford IceHogs.
The one thing we know at this point is that change is coming.