September 15th, 2015 In Chicago Blackhawks, Trades Contracts and Transactions 0 comments

If you've never heard of Artemi Panarin, you are in the majority of NHL fans. No need to worry though, he will be a household name in the very near future. The native of Korkino, Russia has played in the KHL since he was just 17-years old. After his seventh season, Panarin had become a superstar of the league, while still at the ripe age of 23....

September 13th, 2015 In Blackhawks Transactions, Chicago Blackhawks, News 0 comments

Veteran defenseman Jan Hejda has reportedly accepted an invitation to Chicago Blackhawks training camp on a professional tryout contract (PTO), according to The Columbus Dispatch's Aaron Portzline. The 37-year-old blueliner spent the last four seasons playing for the Colorado Avalanche, grabbing a goal and 12 assists through 81 games last year....

September 12th, 2015 In Blackhawks Prospects, Chicago Blackhawks, Rockford IceHogs 0 comments

Greetings Blackhawks fans.  Today I want to talk a bit about three current Rockford IceHogs down on the farm who I believe are ready now to play at the Big Red Barn (AKA United Center). Please note these 'Hogs do not include Trevor Van Riemsdyk, Teuvo Teravainen, David Runblad or Kyle Cumiskey as they saw significant playing time with the...

September 12th, 2015 In Chicago Blackhawks, Florida Panthers, Free Agents, New York Islanders 0 comments

The NHL preseason starts in just a couple of weeks and teams are handing out tryouts to veterans without deals, prospect tournaments are getting underway and training camp is close to kick off. For most players it's a time to focus in on the season, but a few younger players are still in negotiating mode, waiting to come to terms on a deal....

September 11th, 2015 In Blackhawks Prospects, Blackhawks Transactions, Chicago Blackhawks, News 0 comments

The Chicago Blackhawks have signed restricted free agent forward Marcus Kruger to a one-year deal, the team announced on Friday. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed by the team. The signing was expected to be coming down the pike following a trade on Friday that featured the Blackhawks dumping $2.8 million in cap space by...

September 11th, 2015 In Blackhawks Transactions, Carolina Hurricanes, Chicago Blackhawks, Hurricanes Transactions, News, Top Stories 0 comments

With training camp just days away, the Chicago Blackhawks and Carolina Hurricanes have made the first big player swap of the fall. The big piece in the deal is forward Kris Versteeg, who will be heading to Carolina with fellow 'Hawk Joakim Nordstrom and a 2017 3rd round draft pick. Going the other way are defensemen Dennis Robertson and Jake...

September 11th, 2015 In Blackhawks Prospects, Chicago Blackhawks 0 comments

Late summer prospect tournaments have become an annual tradition throughout the NHL recently. There are quite a few different competitions out there, and perhaps the one with the most recognizable name is the Traverse City Prospect Tournament that takes place in Traverse City, Michigan. The Blackhawks organization has become one of the...

September 10th, 2015 In Chicago Blackhawks, Editor's Choice, San Jose Sharks 0 comments

If you call yourself a hockey fan but aren't familiar with the town of Laredo, Texas, you're not alone. The city of roughly 250,000 people is on the border of Mexico. Only the Rio Grande River separates Laredo from its Mexican sister city Nuevo Laredo, in Tampaulipas, Mexico. Laredo is in the central part of Texas but by bordering with Mexico, it...

September 7th, 2015 In Chicago Blackhawks, News, Top Stories 0 comments

Chicago Blackhawks superstar Patrick Kane remains at the center of a rape investigation stemming from an alleged incident at his Hamburg, NY home in early August. Because of this, both the Blackhawks and the NHL have distanced themselves, for now, from the troubled 26-year old. According to The Buffalo News, Kane wasn't invited to attend the...

September 7th, 2015 In Chicago Blackhawks, Previews and Predictions, Top Stories 0 comments

Fresh off of their third Stanley Cup victory in the past six seasons, the Chicago Blackhawks are truly deserving of the distinction as an NHL dynasty. However, a short time after hoisting the Cup, Blackhawks management, players and its fans were all well aware of and contemplating the major changes which would undoubtedly be undertaken to a...

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