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The Chicago Blackhawks joined the NHL in 1926 as one of the league’s Original Six franchises. At the time, they were known as the Black Hawks and remained so until the 1986-87 season. In 96 seasons, they have made the postseason 63 times and have won six Stanley Cups. Those championships include two in the 1930s and three in the 2010s with their latest occurring in 2015. Additionally, they have reached the Stanley Cup Final six times. 

Corey Perry Issues Statement Following Release By Blackhawks

Just a couple of days after it was learned that Corey Perry was being waived by the Chicago Blackhawks, and his contract was then being terminated, the veteran forward has spoken. Issuing a statement and apologizing for his actions, Perry didn’t go into detail about what he did that caused the organization to cut ties, but he did dispute the nasty rumors that were making their way around social media, while also acknowledging alcohol played a factor in his poor choices. Perry’s Statement Confirms He’s Seeking Help In a statement released by Corey Perry on Thursday he said: ”I would…

Anthony Beauvillier Has Opportunity to Prove Blackhawks Right

The Chicago Blackhawks have been through many roster changes in the past few years, but within the past week, they have gone through two major transitions. Taylor Hall is out for the season with an ACL injury, and Corey Perry’s contract was terminated due to “workplace misconduct.” Chicago lost two big scorers, and many questioned how they would address it. General manager Kyle Davidson stated he wasn’t looking to add to the team via trade. But it turns out he had something up his sleeve as he traded a conditional 2024 fifth-round draft pick to the Vancouver Canucks in exchange…

5 Ways the Blackhawks Can Get the Most Out of Beauvillier

It wasn’t that long ago that Anthony Beauvillier played a significant role on a competitive New York Islanders team. He scored 15 goals or more four seasons in a row in a top-six role and notably scored the Game 6 overtime winner in the Stanley Cup Semifinal, which was the final game played at Nassau Coliseum. As a dynamic playmaker on the wing, Beauvillier looked like a skater with high upside and a promising NHL career. Fast forward to the 2023-24 season and he’s playing on his third team in 11 months. He was traded from the Islanders to the…

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What year were the Chicago Blackhawks founded?

The Chicago Blackhawks joined the NHL in 1926 as one of the league’s Original Six franchises.

When did the Chicago Blackhawks play their first game?

The Blackhawks played their first game on Nov. 17, 1926. They faced the Toronto Maple Leafs and won 4-1.

Who is the current head coach of the Chicago Blackhawks?
Luke Richardson is the current head coach for the Chicago Blackhawks.