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Brandon Saad recorded 38 penalty minutes in 44 games, all the while scoring 76 points.  (OHL Images)

Brandon Saad Will Start the Season in Chicago

Brandon Pirri, Jimmy Hayes, and Ryan Stanton were assigned to Rockford today, cutting the roster down to 23 players. The Blackhawks will travel to Los Angeles with 23 players tonight […]

by · January 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
An amnesty clause would give Habs fans an early shot at what they've long been waiting for: the departure of Scott Gomez (Icon SMI)

Is There A Match Between The Chicago Blackhawks And Scott Gomez?

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by · January 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
Steve Montador (HockeyBroad/Flickr)

Evaluating Chicago Blackhawks Defenseman Steve Montador

Quite honestly, Steve Montador did well when he was in the line-up and performed as he was advertised. As far as I’m concerned he struggled last season mostly due to […]

by · January 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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Chicago Blackhawks Set to Open Season Against Defending Champs

After less than a week of training camp, the Blackhawks will head out west to face the defending champion Los Angeles Kings on January 19.

by · January 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Chicago Blackhawks
Dave Bolland knocks in a puck over Edmonton goalie Dwayne Roloson.

Evaluating Chicago Blackhawks Center Dave Bolland

In 2010, Dave Bolland publicly received his nickname “the Rat” after the Blackhawks knocked off the Vancouver Canucks in six games, where he was an integral part of shutting down […]

by · January 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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Evaluating Chicago Blackhawks Defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson

After acquiring Oduya at the 2012 trade deadline, many people believe the writing is on the wall for Niklas Hjalmarsson.

by · January 10, 2013 · 1 comment · Chicago Blackhawks
Wilhelm Westlund plays a simple all-around game like Johnny Oduya. (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

Evaluating Blackhawks Defenseman Johnny Oduya

Prior to the lockout, I started doing player evaluations for Duncan Keith, Marian Hossa, Brent Seabrook, Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane, and Patrick Sharp. While the evaluations still remain valid, please […]

by · January 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Player Profiles
Marian Hossa (Robin Alam/Icon SMI)

The Chicago Blackhawks And A Potential Marian Hossa Buyout

The end of the NHL lockout has obviously ignited a great deal of discussion, due to the many new aspects of the soon-to-be-ratified collective bargaining agreement. Of course, one of the main […]

by · January 9, 2013 · 1 comment · Chicago Blackhawks
Marian Hossa (Robin Alam/Icon SMI)

Marian Hossa: Buyout Candidate?

It sounds crazy, but Marian Hossa could be one of two Chicago Blackhawks amnesty buyouts before the 2014-2015 season. It’s easy to argue against it: Hossa is clearly a fan […]

by · January 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, NHL Rumors
It's been a slightly disappointing season for Toews, but that hasn't stopped him from producing some eye-popping moments (Icon SMI)

Who Will Lead the Chicago Blackhawks in Scoring?

The NHL and NHLPA have once again instilled optimism in hockey fans as deals are being sent back and forth this week and the possibility of a shortened season now […]

by · January 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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When the NHL Returns, Who Will Center Blackhawks’ Second Line?

If things continue to look up in the way that they have for the past few days, then we could be on the cusp of seeing some NHL hockey in the very […]

by · January 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
Patrick Kane and Harold ‘Mush’ March: A little history repeating

Patrick Kane and Harold ‘Mush’ March: A little history repeating

The video clip of Patrick Kane celebrating, seemingly alone, as he skated down center ice after scoring the Stanley Cup winner back in 2010 plays over and over again in […]

by · December 29, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Hockey History