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Bryan Bickell of the Chicago Blackhawks (picture by Cheryl Adams/HockeyBroad)

Bryan Bickell: Unnecessary Hero

Bryan Bickell, playoff hero. Bryan Bickell, dead weight. Those are the two sides of the ambiguous 28-year-old from Canada. After outplaying his three-year contract worth $1.625 million during Chicago’s 2012-13 […]

by · July 22, 2014 · 5 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Stan Bowman Faces Familiar Challenge

Columbia, MO (July 6, 2014) – Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman always seems to have cap troubles on his mind during the offseason. After capturing the Stanley Cup in 2010, […]

by · July 6, 2014 · 2 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Bryan Bickell - Photo Credit:  Andy Martin Jr

The Blackhawks’ Postseason Pony: Bryan Bickell

Eyebrows may have raised when the Blackhawks’ brass signed Bryan Bickell to a four-year $16 million dollar contract extension last summer. Those very same may have scoffed at Bickell’s regular […]

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Do the Blackhawks Possess This Key Trait of Past Championship Teams?

Quality beyond merely the top two forward lines has been a stable trait of every Stanley Cup champion since the 2004-05 NHL lockout. The Pittsburgh Penguins in 2008-09 are the […]

by · March 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Bryan Bickell - Photo Credit:  Andy Martin Jr

The Bickell Contract: Albatross or Blessing In Disguise?

One of the surest ways for a professional athlete to secure a big payday is a great postseason run.  Over-zealous GMs with money to burn often mistake a few weeks […]

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Give Bryan Bickell a Break

It appears that the oft-maligned Bryan Bickell will be out of the lineup once again in San Jose. He is presently mired in one of the most trying stretches of […]

by · February 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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January Gloom: Blackhawks Floundering

The month of January has been relatively terrible for the Blackhawks in comparison to their typical level of play. The team has sputtered its way through the month to the […]

by · January 28, 2014 · 2 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Bryan Bickell of the Chicago Blackhawks (picture by Cheryl Adams/HockeyBroad)

Who’s Willing To Deal For Bryan Bickell?

Is there anyone out there who wants to wheel and deal for Bryan Bickell? Anyone at all? In need of a jolt, the Chicago Blackhawks find themselves in quite the predicament. […]

by · January 27, 2014 · 3 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Blackhawks Update: Bickell Injury, Penalty Kill

Jeremy Morin Morin was effective in limited icetime in his first game following a call up from Rockford on Wednesday. Sheldon Brookbank – who had been consistently ineffective playing out […]

by · November 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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Bryan Bickell Heating Up For The Blackhawks

The Blackhawks have enjoyed a pretty solid start to the 2013-14 season, with the exception of going 0-1-1 against their rivals the St. Louis Blues, things have gone the Blackhawks […]

by · October 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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Teuvo Teravainen; Chicago’s Next One

Teuvo Teravainen is going to be an NHL star, the only question is how big?  After finally being able to witness the young Finn in person this week at Blackhawks […]

by · September 19, 2013 · 1 comment · Chicago Blackhawks, Prospects
Bryan Bickell of the Chicago Blackhawks (picture by Cheryl Adams/HockeyBroad)

Bryan Bickell Signs Contract Extension with Chicago

The Chicago Blackhawks have extended Bryan Bickell to a contract loosely identified as a four year deal worth $16 million total according to Mark Lazerus. Earlier in the day the Blackhawks traded Dave Bolland and Michael Frolik for […]

by · July 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Trades Contracts and Transactions