|Born|| March 25 1992,|
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
| 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)
| NHL team (P)|
| Chicago Blackhawks|
Rockford IceHogs (AHL)
|NHL Draft|| 191st overall, 2010|
Macmillan Carruth (born March 25, 1992) is an American ice hockey goaltender. He is currently playing with the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League (AHL) while under contract to the Chicago Blackhawks of the National Hockey League (NHL). Carruth was selected by the Blackhawks in the 7th round (191st overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
On May 24, 2012, the Chicago Blackhawks signed Carruth to a three-year, entry-level contract valued at $750,000 per year. The Blackhawks assigned Carruth to their minor league affiliate, the Rockford IceHogs, on September 15, 2012. The IceHogs reassigned Carruth to his junior team, the Portland Winterhawks, on October 6, 2012.
Carruth was rewarded for his outstanding performance during the 2012–13 WHL season by being named to the 2013 WHL West First All-Star Team. He set the franchise record for most wins by a goalie on January 9, 2013 with his 106th win in a Winterhawks uniform. At that point, he already held several franchise playoff goaltending records as well as the regular season record for wins (42).
On August 17, 2015, after the conclusion of his entry-level contract, Carruth was unable to secure a further contract with the Blackhawks, however remained within the organization in signing a one-year AHL contract with the Rockford IceHogs. In a successful 2015–16 season split between the Rockford IceHogs and the Indy Fuel, Carruth was signed mid-season to another NHL deal with the Blackhawks on February 28, 2016.
As a restricted free agent, Carruth continued his tenure within the Blackhawks by signing a one-year extension on June 14, 2016.
Awards and honoursEdit
|WHL First All-Star Team||2012–13|||
|ECHL January Goalie of the Month||2014–15|||
- ↑ Winterhawks goaltender Mac Carruth signs with Chicago. Oregonian Sports. Retrieved on 22 September 2012.
- ↑ Mac Carruth - CapGeek. CapGeek.com. Retrieved on 22 September 2012.
- ↑ Peck, Mike. Blackhawks assign 26 players to Rockford. Rockford IceHogs. Retrieved on 22 September 2012.
- ↑ "Rockford Icehogs cut 6 to get roster to 26", 6 October 2012. Retrieved on 7 October 2012.
- ↑ "Hawks With 7 All-Stars, 2 Award Finalists". Portland Winterhawks (2013-04-01). Retrieved on 2013-04-01.
- ↑ "Mac Carruth get Winterhawks franchise record 106th win". National Hockey League (2013-01-10). Retrieved on 2013-01-10.
- ↑ "Mac Carruth of the Portland Winterhawks". Oregon Live (2013-01-02). Retrieved on 2013-01-02.
- ↑ "Hawks recall goaltender Carruth". ESPN (2014-03-29). Retrieved on 2014-03-29.
- ↑ "Carruth re-signs for 2015-16 season". Rockford IceHogs (2015-08-17). Retrieved on 2015-08-17.
- ↑ "Blackhawks agree to terms with Carruth". Chicago Blackhawks (2016-06-14). Retrieved on 2016-06-14.
- ↑ "2013 WHL West All Stars & Award". Western Hockey League (2013-04-01). Retrieved on 2013-04-01.
- ↑ "Carruth named warrior ECHL Goaltender of the month". ECHL (2015-02-01). Retrieved on 2015-02-01.