Post Tagged with: "Stan Bowman"

Chicago Blackhawks left wing Brandon Saad - Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr

A Wanted Man: Brandon Saad

If Brandon Saad wasn’t looking at a big pay day before the Stanley Cup Playoffs, he has certainly played his way to a few more zeros on his paycheck. While […]

by · June 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Kimmo Timonen Not to Blame for Blackhawks’ Deficit

Kimmo Timonen’s brief tenure in Chicago hasn’t gone exactly as planned. In 15 playoff games with the Blackhawks, the 40-year-old blue liner has been held completely scoreless on a minuscule […]

by · May 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Oilers: Sorry Folks But Brent Seabrook Isn’t Coming

There is no question that the Chicago Blackhawks are going to have to be creative when it comes to the salary cap for the upcoming 2015-16 National Hockey League season. […]

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Patrick Kane’s Magically Healing Shoulder Causes Concern [Removed]

    Yesterday a post was published at this url that included statements not approved by The Hockey Writers. The author had not cleared the topic with the Publisher and […]

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Blackhawks Cross Talk: Weaknesses, Leddy, Saad and the Winter Classic Sweater

Throughout the 2014-2015 season The Hockey Writers scribes Steve Sobel and Michael Szwaja will debate all things Chicago Blackhawks in what we are calling Blackhawks Cross Talk. In the first installment, […]

by · October 9, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Winter Classic
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Blackhawks Salary Cap Moves Raise More Questions than Answers

(Robin Alam/Icon SMI)   In my previous article, I suggested that Chicago Blackhawks Nick Leddy and Kris Versteeg were the most likely candidates to be shipped out of town. That turned […]

by · October 8, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Prospects
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Stan Bowman Needs to Play Salary Cap Limbo

It’s no secret that Stan Bowman and the Chicago Blackhawks are in a bit of a pickle. Less than 8 weeks remain until the NHL opens up its 2014-15 season, […]

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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
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Salary Cap Crunch May Force Bowman to Get Bold

General managers are often defined by the boldest of decisions made during their tenures. Bold decisions, both with personnel and coaching, can either lead to a championship or go so […]

by · June 30, 2014 · 2 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Stan Bowman, Chicago’s Mad Genius

Where would the Chicago Blackhawks be without GM Stan Bowman? That’s a fair question with a dim answer. In his fifth year in the driver’s seat in the Windy City, […]

by · March 19, 2014 · 1 comment · Chicago Blackhawks
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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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With No Second-Line Center, Do the Blackhawks Stand-Pat?

  The Blackhawks have spent close to a year trying to find a second line center and it’s unlikely they will find one with just hours left to go in […]

by · March 5, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, NHL Rumors