June 23rd, 2017997The Chicago Blackhawks have traded forward Artemi Panarin along with forward Tyler Motte and a 2017 sixth-round draft pick in exchange for forward Brandon Saad, goaltender Anton Forsberg and a 2018 fifth-round draft pick. This deal comes just minutes after the Blackhawks officially shipped veteran...
June 23rd, 2017476The Chicago Blackhawks appear to be overhauling their roster heading into the NHL Entry Draft on Friday evening. Already having moved Niklas Hjalmarsson to the Arizona Coyotes, the Blackhawks earlier shed themselves of Marian Hossa's contract and are moving Artemi Panarin to the Columbus Blue...
According to a report from Elliotte Friedman in his "30 Thoughts" column, Marian Hossa's career could be cover due to an allergic reaction. The excerpt from Friedman's article reads as follows:
According to several sources, there is a legitimate possibility Hossa has played his final NHL game. (He...June 21st, 2017
The 2017 NHL Entry Draft is a week away. For the Chicago Blackhawks' contingent, it should be an exciting couple of days. Despite being an Original Six franchise, Chicago will host the draft for the first time.
To add to the excitement, the team also has plenty of draft capital (10 picks) to...June 17th, 2017
To be named the captain of an NHL team is an honor. He is the first to hoist the Stanley Cup after a victory and is often the center of media attention. He is the one who interacts with the refs on the ice and is often the face of the organization. Every team has a captain, but not every team has a...June 17th, 2017
The term blockbuster invokes thoughts of Star Wars, Titanic, Avatar and a now-defunct movie rental chain. Originally characterized by productions eliciting large audience responses, today blockbuster is more broadly used to describe high-cost or high-budget productions, sometimes irrespective of...June 11th, 2017
After being swept out of the playoffs by the Nashville Predators, it was clear that some changes needed to be made by the Chicago Blackhawks. One of the first dominoes to fall was assistant coach Mike Kitchen, who was fired after seven seasons with the team. Despite his role in bringing three...June 11th, 2017
The Chicago Blackhawks always seem prepared. Even when the team looks primed to blow up their team and start over, the Blackhawks find a way around it. Not many teams can trade Dustin Byfuglien, Andrew Ladd, Brandon Saad, among others following Stanley Cup wins and remain competitive. That hasn't...June 7th, 2017