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Blackhawks suspend prospect Garret Ross indefinitely

Blackhawks suspend prospect Garret Ross indefinitely

The Blackhawks have suspended Garret Ross indefinitely pending the outcome of a criminal proceeding against the prospect after Ross was charged with a felony for sharing an image of a woman engaged in a sexual act without her consent — more commonly known as "revenge porn."

The Hawks also said in a statement they only became aware of a "legal proceeding" against Ross on Saturday. Ross, 23, who plays for the team's AHL affiliate in Rockford, was charged with the felony on Feb. 2 after a four-month investigation into the alleged offense.

"(The Blackhawks and IceHogs) learned of a legal proceeding against IceHogs...

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