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The Best of the Chicago Blackhawks, Then and Now Take a look at our All-Time Chicago Blackhawks team and who from the current roster can make the grade.

Detroit Red Wings at Chicago Blackhawks live score, updates The Red Wings and Blackhawks complete their home and home series in the preseason.

Former Blackhawk Dustin Byfuglien considering future in the NHL Former Blackhawks player Dustin Byfuglien is taking personal time off to consider his NHL future, with sources speculating he may retire this year. Byfuglien is 34 years old and currently plays on the Winnipeg Jets. The Jets announced on Sept.

NBC Sports Chicago Could Be The Next RSN Dropped by DIRECTV, Dish, AT&T TV NOW, & Sling TV NBC Sports Chicago, which carries the Chicago White Sox, Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Bulls games has yet to re-up their deals AT&T and Dish Network. If the two sides can't come to deal by October 1st - the channel will be dropped by Dish and streaming service Sling TV, as well as DIRECTV, AT&T TV, and AT&T TV NOW.

Blackhawks host Red Wings for preseason home opener Coach Jeremy Colliton will use a more NHL-caliber lineup Wednesday with Patrick Kane, Duncan Keith and Jonathan Toews among others. Corey Crawford is expected to start in net and play the entire game. Alex Nylander, who had a goal and an assist Chicago's loss in Washington, will play on the top line with Kane and Toews.

Chicago Blackhawks: Tracking Stan Bowman’s 1st Round Picks Not much for a first-round pick. The return of Strome, and even Perlini, has been unbelievable. It looks like Stan Bowman made the right decision by drafting, and trading, Nick Schmaltz. Shockingly, the Chicago Blackhawks’ decade of dominance only cost them two trips at the draft floor.

Chicago Blackhawks: Game Day Giveaways Power Rankings 2019-20 Duncan Keith Floss Holder :. This one should be interesting. Personally, I have never seen a floss holder, so I don't know how this will work. Using Duncan Keith is good because of his incident with Patrick Marleau in 2010. 11. Blackhawks Metal Lunch Box :.

Blackhawks Lineup For Third Preseason Game The Blackhawks have released the active roster for Wednesday night's preseason game at the United Center. The three forwards who have stood out over the past two nights - Aleksi Saarela, Alex Nylander and Dominik Kubalik - are listed as being active. Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane and Brandon Saad will make their preseason debuts up front.

Study Reveals Blackhawks Legend Stan Mikita Suffered CTE CHICAGO - A posthumous study of Stan Mikita's brain shows the hockey Hall of Famer suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy at the time of his death a year ago.

Chicago Blackhawks fall to the Detroit Red Wings 5-3 The Chicago Blackhawks played their second exhibition game in two nights on Tuesday, traveling to face off with the Detroit Red Wings. There were few regulars t.

Powers Points: Dominik Kubalik could be the real deal for… Kubalik began pushing that same message to a wider audience in his first NHL preseason game… Subscribe now to get full access to the new sports page. Must read content, player grades, stuff you can't get anywhere else.

Chicago Blackhawks: Dominik Kubalik shines in preseason debut The Chicago Blackhawks fell in their second preseason game, this time to the Detroit Red Wings. However, one new player outshined everybody. The Chicago Bl…

25 Chicago Blackhawks In 25 Days: Day 16 Dominik Kubalik Dominik Kubalik joins the Chicago Blackhawks similarly to how Artemi Panarin did a few years ago. Kubalik has the talent to be a true gamechanger.

Chicago Blackhawks: 15 greatest goal scorers in franchise history Amonte was only a part of one Blackhawks team that had a series win, so that is why his playoff numbers aren\u2019t as good as some other elite goal scorers in Blackhawks history.

Sloppy night in Detroit, Blackhawks fall to 0-2 in preseason, Kubalik impresses After a 4-3 preseason opening loss at Washington on Monday night, the Blackhawks jetted to Detroit on Tuesday to face off with the Red Wings at the freshly reupholstered Little Caesars Arena. Tuesday's ultimate result was similar to the previous evening.

Dominik Kubalik scores twice in Blackhawks 5-3 preseason loss to Red Wings Dominik Kubalik scored two goals in the Blackhawks 5-3 preseason loss to the Red Wings in the first game of a home-and-home Tuesday at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit. Philip Holm had a goal and assisted on Kubalik's second goal on the power play in the second period.

Thomas Rhett Keeps 'Em Speechless in Chicago For New Song It was possible to hear a pin drop as Rhett sang about the delicate subject of letting go of his little girls someday. Just the night before, the song got even more emotional in Kansas City, as Rhett actually brought up his oldest daughter Willa Gray to the stage as he sang.

Kubalik Shines In Hawks Second Preseason Loss The Blackhawks lost for the second time in as many nights on Tuesday, but the focus was more on the new faces than the final score. Hawks fans were intrigued this summer when Dominik Kubalik joined the organization. If there was interest before, there's excitement after a two-goal performance in Detroit.

Highlight: Dominik Kubalik’s tap in pulls Blackhawks within 3-2 Kubalik finds a rebound in front.

Highlight: Philip Holm ties it 1-1 for Blackhawks Holm puts Chicago on the scoreboard.

Preseason Game 2: Blackhawks at Red Wings Preview, lineups, how to watch and highlights for Chicago at Detroit.

Blackhawks vs. Red Wings preseason: Game thread Here’s the lone game thread for Chicago’s preseason game in Detroit.

Alex DeBrincat, Andrew Shaw to Play vs. Red Wings Tuesday For the second time in two nights, the Chicago Blackhawks will be in preseason action Tuesday against the Detroit Red Wings, and several key players will be making their exhibition slate debut in the game.

Blackhawks visit Red Wings in preseason Andrew Shaw and Zack Smith will play in their first game since be acquired in the offseason. Six players that were active Monday will skate Tuesday as well: forwards Jacob Nilsson, Brendan Perlini, Anton Wedin and defensemen Nicolas Beaudin, Carl Dahlstrom and Slater Koekkoek.

Traverse City: Assessing the Chicago Blackhawks' prospect system The Chicago Blackhawks entered the Traverse City Prospect Tournament with one of the most intriguing lineups, but the event was overshadowed by injuries to top players. Still, there's a lot to be excited about with the team's young talent.

FBI Searching For Man Wanted In Loop Bank Robbery CHICAGO - The FBI Chicago field office is looking for a man who robbed a bank in The Loop Monday night. According to FBI officials, the man robbed the Fifth Third Bank located at 161 N. Clark Saint around 5:15 p.m. In the photo, the suspect is wearing a Chicago Blackhawks hat, black sunglasses and a gray shirt.

Chicago Blackhawks: Kris Versteeg's Role Still to be Determined Versteeg is one great alum for the Blackhawks. Not only is he a mentor to younger players, but he is also a scout for the organization on their talent and a coach on the ice. Maybe I'm wrong and Versteeg ends up with the Blackhawks this season. I'm sure he could make an impact on the team and score a few goals this season.

Calvin de Haan begins practicing with Blackhawks, hopes to be ready for season opener De Haan said Tuesday that his shoulder "feels fine," and the groin strain is what's holding him back from playing in preseason games. The Blackhawks announced last Friday prior to the team's first practice that he'd be "out of the lineup" for 2-3 weeks.

WHL Season Preview: Dach's status with Chicago clouds Blades' outlook As the Western Hockey League regular season is set to begin Friday night, each team has players and storylines worth following.

Details released for Chicago stop of PWHPA's Dream Gap Tour Let's level the playing field for women and girls in sports." This is the third of three announced stops on the Dream Gap Tour thus far. The first is in Toronto on Sept. 21-22, and the second is in Hudson, NH on Oct. 5-6.

PWHPA announces details for Dream Gap Tour in Chicago 18-20 at Fifth Third Arena, the Blackhawks practice facility, in Chicago, the PWHPA announced Tuesday. There will be four-team tournament Oct. 19-20 as part of the Dream Gap Tour, which is part of an effort to support female hockey players in developing a sustainable professional league for the future.

25 Chicago Blackhawks In 25 Days: Day 17 Dylan Strome For Day 17 of our 25 Chicago Blackhawks in 25 days series, we are looking at number 17, Dylan Strome. Strome projects to be a big part of the future.

Blackhawks Release Lineup For Second Preseason Game Here's the lineup for the Blackhawks second preseason game in Detroit:. A few more NHL veterans than Monday night. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked. Comment. Name. Email. Website. Notify me of follow-up comments by email.

Quick Hits: Boeser and Carlo Get New Deals… Injury Updates Brock Boeser signs a three-year bridge deal with the Canucks. Brandon Carlo signs a two-year bridge deal with the Bruins. NHL injury updates.

Down Goes Brown: Looking back on the Western Conference… A bizarre offseason is not necessarily bad. It's about the teams that failed at the NHL's prime directive of being dull and predictable.

Alexander Nylander Impresses In Blackhawks’ Preseason Opener New Chicago Blackhawks forward, Alexander Nylander, kicks off the preseason with a bang. His impressive debut may propel him into the opening night lineup.

RECAP: The-Rink's Blackhawks prospect pyramid: Blood, sweat and tiers The-Rink thanks you for tuning in for the Blackhawks prospect pyramid: Blood, sweat and tiers series over the last five and a half weeks. But, in case you missed any of it, we have compiled a recap for easy navigation of the series and for reference in the future.

Chicago Blackhawks: Young players stand out in first preseason game The Chicago Blackhawks played their first preseason game on Monday night against the Washington Capitals in the nation's capital, and they dropped it in overtime by a final score of 4-3. It was a road game so as expected, none of the stars played in the game.

Kris Versteeg puts his burgeoning TV career on hold to give… He's here to play the game he loves and be a mentor to the young prospects in the Blackhawks organization.

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Eddie Olczyk: Alexander Nylander was 'very noticeable' in debut Blackhawks analyst Eddie Olczyk discussed the play of forward Alex Nylander during the Blackhawks preseason game vs the Capitals on Monday night.

Blackhawks drop preseason opener in DC The Blackhawks opened the preseason Monday night with a 4-3 overtime loss at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. Aleksi Saarela, Alex Nylander and Adam Boqvist notched the goals for Chicago while Collin Delia played the full game in net and stopped 25 of 29 Capitals' shots.

RECAP: Blackhawks fall to Capitals in overtime The lines were as follows:. The early portion of the first period was not full of much excitement. Neither team was able to generate any meaningful offense. With both teams sitting many key players and it being the first game of the season, it was expected that the game would begin slow.

Blackhawks fall 4-3 in OT to Capitals in preseason opener Alexander Nylander and Adam Boqvist both scored and recorded an assist for the Blackhawks in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Capitals on Monday at Capital One Arena. Collin Delia made 25 saves on 29 shots, offseason trade acquisition Aleski Saarela tipped in the first goal of the Blackhawks preseason and the penalty kill was 2 for 3.

Blackhawks Fall to Capitals in Preseason Opener The Chicago Blackhawks opened up their preseason on Monday against the Washington Capitals, but they couldn't come home with the victory as Tom Wilson scored in overtime to give the home side a 4-3 win. Adam Boqvist scored a goal for the Blackhawks in the loss, and new acquisitions Aleksi Saarela and Alex Nylander both added goals of their own.

3 Caps who impressed in the preseason opener vs. Chicago: Take a bow, Aliaksei Protas Protas already stands out because of his size at 6-foot-6. It was his play that stood out during the game, however, as Protas was the best player of the night for Washington. Playing in the high slot on the power play, Protas took a pass from Christian Djoos.

Young Blackhawks Fall In Preseason Opener It took a couple extra minutes in overtime but the Washington Capitals defeated the Blackhawks 4-3 in the first preseason game for both teams. But the young Hawks showed some of their tremendous ability in their first action of the new year. Aleksi Saarela scored in the first to give the Blackhawks a 1-0 lead.

Capitals Edge Blackhawks 4-3 In First Preseason Tilt The Washington Capitals downded the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 Monday night at Capital One Arena. The Capitals scored three goals in the middle period and won the contest with a goal from Tom Wilson 2:35 into overtime.

Highlight: Alex Nylander makes it 2-1 Blackhawks over Capitals Nylander finds the back of the net.

Preseason Game 1: Blackhawks at Capitals Preview, lineups, how to watch and game thread for Chicago at Washington.

Blackhawks vs. Capitals preseason: Game thread Here’s the lone game thread for Chicago’s preseason game at Washington.

The Hockey News Podcast: 2019-20 Central Division Preview This week on The Hockey News Podcast:. Ken Campbell, Ryan Kennedy and Matt Larkin preview the Central Division for the 2019-20 NHL season, with predicted standings and burning questions for each team. Want more in-depth features, analysis and an All-Access pass to the latest content?

Washington Capitals vs Chicago Blackhawks Live Stream Monday Night NHL Preseason The National Hockey League is a professional ice hockey league in North America, currently comprising 31 teams: 24 in the United States and 7 in Canada. The NHL is considered to be the premier professional ice hockey league in the world, and one of the major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada.

NHLPA declines option, Collective Bargaining Agreement extends to 2022 The NHL Players' Association will not exercise its right to reopen the Collective Bargaining Agreement, the union announced Monday. The CBA, a 10-year agreement that was ratified in January 2013, will now remain in effect through the 2021-22 season until Sept.

NHLPA Declines Option To Reopen CBA There was an important deadline Monday. NHL players had the option to reopen the Collective Bargaining Agreement after the 2019-20 season. The current agreement now runs through Sept. 15, 2022. NHLPA has decided not use its option to reopen the CBA. Your email address will not be published.

2019 Blackhawks preseason: Schedule, how to watch, scores, results 16 @ Capitals - Preview and Recap6:30 p.m. Tues., Sept. 17 @ Red Wings7:30 p.m. Wed., Sept. 18 vs Red Wings7:30 p.m. Sat., Sept. 21 vs Bruins7:30 p.m. Wed., Sept. 25 vs Capitals2:00 p.m. Sat., Sept. 28 at Bruins12:30 p.m. Sun., Sept. 29 at Eisbaren Berlin.

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Blackhawks Lineup For First Preseason Game In Washington Here's the lineup for Monday night's first preseason game in Washington:. The two names we're most interested to watch are Alex Nylander and Aleksi Saarela. Nylander, 21, was the eighth overall pick in the 2016 NHL draft. The Hawks acquired him in the July from Buffalo for Henri Jokiharju.

Washington Capitals open preseason against Chicago Blackhawks The Washington Capitals will open the preseason tonight against the Chicago Blackhawks at Capital One Arena. Puck drop is at 7 p.m. and you can catch the game on NBC Sports Washington. Both teams split the two-game regular season series last season with each club winning on their home ice.

The Washington Capitals play their first preseason game tonight against Chicago. Here's their lines and roster. The relentlessly fun hockey site, hopelessly devoted to the Washington Capitals and Alex Ovechkin. Our goal is to make hockey as fun about as it is to watch.

Chicago Blackhawks: Preseason begins a really important stretch The Chicago Blackhawks are about to begin their preseason. For a team looking to get back to the playoffs, it all starts here. The Chicago Blackhawks get t…

Chicago Blackhawks’ 2019 Preseason: 5 Things to Watch Eval; The Chicago Blackhawks start their preseason this Monday, Sept. 16 against the Washington Capitals. After that, their schedule includes five more contests before they wrap things up in Berlin, Germany on Sept. 29. These are seven matchups that don't officially mean anything in the larger picture of the 2019-20 regular season.

'You don't need to grab that cop's gun!': The 2009-10… The Blackhawks proved you don't have to sacrifice fun to win in the NHL back in 2009-10.

Previewing the 2019-20 Chicago Blackhawks Better or Worse: After failing to make the playoffs again, Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman had to shake up his roster. He didn't really add a core player, but that's fine considering he already has Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews and Alex DeBrincat on his roster.

25 Chicago Blackhawks In 25 Days: Day 18 Dylan Sikura Dylan Sikura is a young, unproven player for the Chicago Blackhawks. With 18 days until the season begins, lets highlight what he could bring to the team.

5 Chicago Blackhawks Set to Soar in 2019-20 With 2019 training camp underway, there are a lot of fresh faces ready to help the Chicago Blackhawks attempt to make their triumphant return to the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

The-Rink's Blackhawks prospect pyramid: Blood, sweat and tiers, part five The-Rink wraps up its Blackhawks prospect pyramid: Blood, sweat and tiers.

Hockey fans celebrate return of Chicago Blackhawks at United Center Hockey fans celebrated the return of the Chicago Blackhawks on the city's West Side Sunday. The annual training camp street festival was moved indoors this year due to rain, but that didn't dampen the scramble for a new Patrick Kane bobblehead. "I got two of them so far," said Blackhawks fan Tony Martinez.

Ham Sports' Time at Blackhawks Training Camp Festival 2019 Today, September 15th, the Blackhawks kicked off the end of training camp and the beginning of the preseason with a scrimmage game against one another. Of course, Ham Sports was there to represent. Here's a look back on this 2019 Blackhawks Training Camp Festival.

Fans Turn Out For Blackhawks Training Camp Festival CHICAGO - The Blackhawks Annual Training Camp Festival kicked off on Sunday at the United Center. That, of course, means hockey season is just around the corner. Fans were lined up at the stadium for a chance to see their favorite Blackhawks players in action.

Nylander impresses in Chicago Blackhawks' scrimmage Alex Nylander takes advantage of being paired with Jonathan Toews during the Chicago Blackhawks' intrasquad scrimmage at the United Center on Sunday.

Blackhawks in 60: Hawks lose in first preseason game As the Blackhawks headed into their first preseason game, Alex Nylander and Adam Boqvist showed off on the ice.

Andrew Shaw adjusting to new system under Jeremy Colliton The last time Andrew Shaw was on the Blackhawks, Joel Quenneville was his coach.

2019 Blackhawks Training Camp Festival: Team Red tops Team White 5-1 Five different Blackhawks players scored for Team Red in a 5-1 win over Team White at the Blackhawks Training Camp Festival on Sunday at the United Center. Brandon Saad and Anton Wedin scored in the first period, Alex Nylander added one on a penalty shot in the second, and Olli Maatta and Tyler Sikura each tallied in the 3-on-3 overtime period.

Chicago Blackhawks: Adam Boqvist is Ready to Take Next Step Adam Boqvist was drafted 8th overall in 2018. He is the best prospect the Chicago Blackhawks have on defense and he might be suiting up for Chicago.

25 Chicago Blackhawks In 25 Days: Day 19 Jonathan Toews The Chicago Blackhawks' season kicks off in 19 days. We focus on Chicago's favorite number 19, Jonathan Toews, who is ready to work. I don't know who will…

Blackhawks Training Camp Festival 2019: Game thread 2019 Blackhawks training camp: 4 storylines to watch for defensemen 2019 Blackhawks training camp: 4 storylines to watch for defensemen Can Calvin de Haan and Olli Maatta stabilize the penalty kill? Who will earn the seventh defenseman role? Morning Bag Skate: 9-15-19 A daily look at hockey news around the world.

'I had no idea what was going on': Oral history of Patrick… Jonathan Toews took one look at the Patrick Kane bobblehead and laughed. The bobblehead, which was to be given out at the Blackhawks training camp festival Sunday, captured a memorable instant in Kane's celebration after he had scored the Blackhawks' Stanley Cup-clinching goal in overtime of Game 6 against the Philadelphia Flyers in 2010.

Dominik Kubalik Adjusts to Life with Chicago Blackhawks CHICAGO - Dominik Kubalik is leaning on David Kampf while he transitions to life in the NHL with the Chicago Blackhawks. He peppers his Czech countryman with all sorts of questions.

Blackhawks Training Camp Festival On Sunday, the Blackhawks hosted their annual Training Camp Festival at the United Center.

2019 Blackhawks training camp: 4 storylines to watch for defensemen With a full training camp under Jeremy Colliton, de Haan and Maatta stabilizing the back end with much needed defensive-minded skillsets and prospects Adam Boqvist, Lucas Carlsson and Dennis Gilbert pushing for playing time, the outlook on defense looks brighter on paper.

Can the Chicago Blackhawks Get Back on the Playoff Track? The Chicago Blackhawks made some moves over the summer to shore up their ailing defense, but do they have what it takes to get back into the postseason?

Camp Notes: Laine, Priskie, Boedker, Boqvist News from training camps including where Patrik Laine is heading while waiting from a new contract, an Ottawa winger has a hip issue, and more.

Chicago Blackhawks: Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane Ready to Work The Chicago Blackhawks’ big dogs, Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane are motivated and ready to work. The best time of the year is finally here! Hockey is b…

2019 Blackhawks training camp: Philipp Kurashev practices on Day 2 Kurashev missed Friday's practice with a left knee injury and shoulder contusion. He sustained the injuries Tuesday after being boarded by Wild prospect Damien Giroux, who was ejected for the hit, in the seventh-place game against Minnesota at the NHL Prospect tournament in Traverse City, Michigan.

25 Chicago Blackhawks In 25 Days: Day 20 Brandon Saad Brandon Saad rejoining the Blackhawks garnered different reactions from fans. Many were upset at the trading away of Artemi Panarin, while others were happy to see Saad rejoin the team. I think we all failed in comparing Saad to Panarin. They are not the same player, by no means.

Cubs Corner with NBC Sports Chicago's Pat Boyle This week on the Cubs Corner, Anthony talks with NBC Sports Chicago's Pat Boyle about the Cubs stretch run and more. Boyle is a veteran on the network, who specializes in Blackhawks multimedia coverage but also knows a thing or two about the Cubs. Boyle is a frequent guest and co-host of David Kaplan's radio show Kap and Company.

Chicago Blackhawks: Predicting When the Next Trade Will Come The Chicago Blackhawks have made their fair share of trades through the years. Entering the season, it might be interesting to look to the past to see if we can make any inferences on when we might see a trade this season. I'm not naming players that could be traded, because we have no clue who that could be yet.

Chicago Blackhawks: Notes about opening of training camp The Chicago Blackhawks are officially underway in their training camp. There are some notable storylines to go over as they get underway with 2019-20. The…

Study shows Blackhawks legend, Hockey Hall of Famer Stan Mikita had Stage 3 CTE McKee said Mikita had Stage III CTE. Mikita, who helped Chicago win the Stanley Cup in 1961, died in August 2018 at age 78. He was in poor health after his diagnosis in 2015 with Lewy body dementia - a progressive disease that causes problems with thinking, movement, behavior and mood.

Quick Hits: Provorov's Contract, Byfuglien, and Injury Notes Provorov salary breakdown. Stars Corey Perry fractures foot. Ducks announce Ryan Kesler and Patrick Eaves out for the season. OEL day-to-day.

Study Finds Stan Mikita Had CTE A study conducted by the Boston University CTE Center found that Stan Mikita, the greatest player in Blackhawks history, had the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE. Mikita died last year at the age of 78. "Stosh" was diagnosed as having had Stage 3 of the disease; Stage 4 is the most severe form.

Blackhawks' defense needs to be on the same page Brent Seabrook spoke about getting better in the defensive zone, something the Hawks are continuing to work on.

Injury Bug Bites Chicago Blackhawks Hard and Early The Chicago Blackhawks have already been hit with multiple injuries. On the first day of training camp, the Chicago Blackhawks were dealt a serious blow. 2…

Pro Pets: David Kaplan's sun-loving mutt, Yoshi "We will always have a dog." Our series Pro Pets presented by Nissan continues with our Cubs Pre and Postgame Host David Kaplan and his wife Mindy. They are joined by their dogs, 11-year-old mixed-breed Yoshi and 5-year-old Siberian Husky, Sparky. Yoshi was adopted at a Wolves game where Kap dropped the puck for charity.

10 things we learned on the first day of Blackhawks training… With a trip to Berlin and Prague looming just 13 days after the Blackhawks opened training camp Friday, rookies and other players on the roster bubble won't have much time to prove themselves to Jeremy Colliton.

2019 Blackhawks training camp: Takeaways from Day 1 Adam Boqvist is going pro. This has been known for a while, but general manager Stan Bowman finally gave his stamp of approval. "I think Adam has made enough progress," Bowman said. "The biggest thing for him has always been the physicality and strength.

Chicago Sports Update - The Cubs Wild Card Race: September 7 - 13 The Cubs's Wild Card race is heating up. Meanwhile, the Bears are headed to Denver for week 2. Stay up to date on Chicago sports with this weeks update!

Chicago Blackhawks' Calvin de Haan Ruled Out for Start of Camp CHICAGO - Blackhawks defenceman Calvin de Haan has been ruled out for the start of training camp with his new team and he is expected to miss two to three weeks. eval; The 28-year-old de Haan is coming back from right shoulder surgery. He also is dealing with a groin strain.

2019 Blackhawks training camp: 4 storylines to watch in bottom 6 Then there's Dylan Sikura, who spent time with Jonathan Toews and Brandon Saad in the top six last season, but could get bounced out of a roster spot with a poor performance at camp and in preseason action. Here are four storylines in the bottom six to follow during training camp:.

25 Chicago Blackhawks In 25 Days: Day 21 Andrew Shaw For day 21 of 25 Chicago Blackhawks in 25 days, we focus on Andrew Shaw. The Chicago Blackhawks have had homecomings very often over the last few years. Th…

Chicago Blackhawks Calvin de Haan Out Among Other Injuries The Chicago Blackhawks start their Training Camp with three injuries. Calvin de Haan will miss at least two weeks, while two prospects are out too.

Chicago Blackhawks' defenceman Calvin de Haan ruled out to start camp - CHICAGO - Blackhawks defenceman Calvin de Haan has been ruled out for the start of training camp with his new team and he is expected to miss two to three weeks. The 28-year-old de Haan is coming back from right shoulder surgery. He also is dealing with a groin strain.

Blackhawks dealing with injuries as training camp opens Following a rough end to the Traverse City rookie tournament earlier this week, the Chicago Blackhawks opened their training camp on Friday with a few injury updates regarding rookies Kirby Dach and Philipp Kurashev, as well as newly acquired defenseman Calvin de Haan.

Jonathan Toews Bio: Beyond the Glory Much consideration has been given to the legacy of Jonathan Toews, long-time captain of the Chicago Blackhawks. Heading into his 13th NHL season, Toews has seen an incredible amount of success. But he's also 31 years old, and many feel his inevitable decline has already begun.

Training Camp Notes: Byfuglien, Dach, Perry The Winnipeg Jets today announced that Dustin Byfuglien has been granted a leave of absence from the team and will ….

Blackhawks Open Training Camp The Chicago Blackhawks open training camp today! Hockey is back, baby! Chicago has a lot of new faces and some top prospects pushing for a roster spot, so how the coaching staff split up the roster. Here's how the roster is set up to open training camp:.

Blackhawks' Calvin de Haan to miss 2-3 weeks due to injuries Calvin de Haan is expected to miss 2-3 weeks as he recovers from a groin strain and offseason surgery on his right shoulder, the Blackhawks announced Friday during the first day of training camp. The 28-year-old defenseman had surgery on his right shoulder in May and was given a four - to six-month timetable for his return.

Chicago Blackhawks: Friday the 13th Scary Moments It's Friday the 13th Blackhawks fans. One of the scariest events of the year. Maybe go out and see It: Chapter Two, or maybe, watch an old scary movie from your past. Let's take the time today to honor some of the scariest moments in Chicago Blackhawks' history.

Chicago Blackhawks Training Camp Preview: 10 Players to Watch The Chicago Blackhawks are getting their training camp underway this weekend, and 55 players in all will take the ice in preparations for the upcoming season. While that is a large number of players, we're here to help you, identifying 10 that are worth your attention as the preseason gets underway.

Blackhawks Training Camp Preview: Meet The New Players The Chicago Blackhawks had an extremely busy offseason, and we're here to help you get to know the new members of the team.

Chicago Blackhawks Training Camp Preview: Roster Predictions The Chicago Blackhawks are beginning their preparations for the upcoming season as they start training camp, and this year there are a ton of intriguing roster battles to keep an eye on.

Patrick Kane sees 2019 as “restart” for Blackhawks After missing the playoffs the last two seasons, Patrick Kane says the 2019-20 season is a “restart” for the Blackhawks and he is confident in the ros.

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As Blackhawks camp opens, who's playing where,… With training camp finally here, Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss potential lines, best - and worst-case scenarios and more.

Blackhawks prospect Alexis Gravel is heating up at the right time "He's got a pro mindset. It seems like the harder the competition, the better he plays." Case in point: the 2019 Memorial Cup.

2019 Blackhawks training camp: 4 storylines to watch in top 6 His 47 points last season were still slightly off from the 50-point player the Blackhawks probably thought they were getting back for Artemi Panarin, but again, considering he played a good chunk of his minutes with Anisimov, who wasn't producing, there's an argument to be made Saad should expect better numbers this season.

2019 Blackhawks training camp guide Latest news, updates and analysis from Chicago’s first training camp under Jeremy Colliton.

5 Blackhawks make The Athletic’s Top 100 NHL prospects list 9, followed by defenseman Adam Boqvist, wingers Alex Nylander and Dominik Kubalik and defenseman Ian Mitchell. Pronman split the prospects into tier levels: special, elite, high-end, very good and legit. Jack Hughes, the top overall pick in this year's draft by the Devils, is the lone prospect in the special tier and the No.

25 Chicago Blackhawks in 25 Days: Day 22 Alex Nylander The sky is the limit for Nylander. Just watch his scoring ability from last year. There is not much more to say about Nylander, yet that is. He might have a great NHL career in front of him, and if he does, I hope it is all in Chicago. There is risk involved every time you make a trade in the NHL.

Chicago Blackhawks: Concern after Traverse City tournament The Chicago Blackhawks prospects defeated the prospects of the Minnesota Wild during the seventh-place game in the 2019 Traverse City prospect tournament which is always nice to see. The problem is that they couldn't escape the game with some real concern.

10 Things to Do This Weekend: Sept. 12-15 Celebrating its 15th anniversary, Riot Fest returns to Douglas Park with dozens of rock, punk and alternative bands performing on five stages. Headliners include Blink-182 and Jawbreaker ; Slayer and Bloc Party ; and Bikini Kill and Taking Back Sunday.

Photos: Crain's Breakfast with the Chicago Blackhawks Crain's Chicago Business hosted a breakfast event with the Chicago Blackhawks at the team’s practice facility at Fifth Third Arena on the Near West Side.

Crain's Breakfast with the Chicago Blackhawks The event offered tours of the team's practice facility, Fifth Third Arena, networking, a meet and greet with Blackhawks alum Brian Campbell and a conversation about the franchise with Blackhawks owner Rocky Wirtz, President and CEO John F. McDonough and captain Jonathan Toews.

Powers: From Adam Boqvist to Dylan McLaughlin, here is what… The Blackhawks survived Traverse City and came away with some good performances.

The Hockey News Podcast: Traverse City Prospect Tournament recap Ryan Kennedy and Steven Ellis break down the action for all eight teams from the Traverse City Prospect Tournament, which saw Detroit take home the championship in front of an enthusiastic Michigan crowd on Tuesday. Download and subscribe on iTunes, and on Soundcloud.

Chicago Blackhawks: Visiting a Kane, Panarin Twilight Zone Patrick Kane is Patrick Kane. He is going to score and get his points no matter who he plays with, as everyone saw during the 2018-19 season, where he also set multiple career-bests. When Artemi Panarin was in town, you could tell Kane was really enjoying himself out on the ice.

25 Chicago Blackhawks in 25 Days: Day 23 Slater Koekkoek The Chicago Blackhawks season is quickly approaching, and we are highlighting every player on the team. Day 23 of 25 is dedicated to Slater Koekkoek.

Chicago Blackhawks: Central Division preview for 2019-20 The Chicago Blackhawks play in a very tough division. The National Hockey Leagues Central Division has either been the best or second-best division every year for a long time. It is stacked with teams that believe they are good enough to win the Stanley Cup, including the defending Stanley Cup Champions.

LeBrun: Why it’s the little things that are most dangerous… But when you consider how little there is that separates the top 20 or so teams in the NHL every year, how mentally and physically draining it is to win the Cup just once, I just don't see how a team under the current system is ever going to repeat.

Blackhawks 'INJN' License Plate To Be Revoked "And that's something we see a lot of times when it comes to stereotypes, is that Native Americans don't speak proper English." It hearkens back to a time when white actors played Native Americans in movies, when Native Americans were targets of ridicule.

2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Beat up Blackhawks top Wild 6-1 for 7th place Nearly perfect Alexis Gravel helps Chicago win despite losing four players to minor injuries.

Blackhawks Prospect Tournament Ends With Several Injuries The Blackhawks feel they have a bright future ahead of them, but some of the top propsects were injured during Tuesday's game versus Minnesota.

Bulls beat reporter KC Johnson leaving Chicago Tribune for team-owned content partner Johnson, longtime beat reporter covering the team, is leaving the Chicago Tribune after 29 years to go work for NBC Sports Chicago. NBC Sports Chicago is the sole TV provider for Bulls games this season, and is 50% owned by Bulls owner Jerry Reinsdorf.

The Blackhawks look like they have a steal in fourth-round pick Philipp Kurashev He can do most things well. Defensively, he's a work in progress, but one that you can mold. If you can line him up with quality linemates, I think we'll see what Kurashev is truly capable of producing." Realistically, Kurashev is a few years away from being an everyday NHLer, but he has quickly become a prospect to watch in the Windy City.

Who's a lock and who's fighting for a spot? Breaking down… As the Blackhawks open training camp on Friday at Fifth Third Arena, there aren't a heck of a lot of roster spots up for grabs. All eyes will be on Kirby Dach and Adam Boqvist as the two top-10 draft picks try to shove their way onto the NHL roster a year ahead of schedule, but most of the drama will be of the bigger-picture variety.

2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Kirby Dach among 4 Blackhawks injured vs. Wild Four Blackhawks prospects, including Kirby Dach and Adam Boqvist, sustained "minor" injures in the Blackhawks' 6-1 win over the Wild in the seventh-place game Tuesday at the NHL Prospect tournament in Traverse City, Michigan.

Blackhawks announce 2019 training camp roster The group includes 32 forwards, 17 defensemen and six goaltenders. Chicago starts its training camp with two practices Friday and Saturday at Fifth Bank Arena before hosting its Training Camp Festival at 11 a.m. Sunday at the United Center. General admission tickets for the festival are only $5.

Chicago Blackhawks Announce 2019 Training Camp Roster It may not feel like hockey season outside, but the Chicago Blackhawks will begin their preparations for the 2019-20 season this week as training camp opens.

Blackhawks announce training camp roster On Tuesday morning, the team released the full roster of 55 players that will be invited to training camp. Chicago heads into the 2019-20 season after back to back seasons without postseason hockey at the United Center.

Chicago Blackhawks Must Be Patient with Adam Boqvist Adam Boqvist is deserving of the hype, but if the Chicago Blackhawks want to make the best decision, they won't rush his development.

2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Blackhawks vs. Wild game thread The game thread for Chicago vs. Minnesota in the seventh-place game.

Chicago Blackhawks: Adam Boqvist's Quiet Play In Traverse City Chicago Blackhawks' top defensive prospect, Adam Boqvist, has been relatively quiet in the Traverse City prospect tournament. Adam Boqvist, 19, played in 2…

2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Blackhawks to face Wild in 7th-place game Boqvist and Dach will return to the lineup against the Wild, according to Blackhawks senior writer Chris Kuc. Defenseman Dennis Gilbert will not play as Cole Moberg will be paired with Boqvist on the top line. Nicolas Beaudin will skate with Jake Ryczek for the second pairing and Chad Krys with Jack Ramsey for the third.

Rogers Hometown Hockey returns to Hamilton for 2019-20 NHL season Hosts Ron MacLean and Tara Slone will be in the city as part of Hockey Night in Canada's live broadcast of the 7 p.m. ET game in Chicago between the Blackhawks and the Winnipeg Jets. "Hockey brings Canadians together from coast to coast.

25 Chicago Blackhawks in 25 Days: Day 24 Calvin de Haan With 24 days left until the season begins, we are highlighting a new face on the Chicago Blackhawks' blue line, Calvin de Haan. Calvin de Haan is a big upg…

A PETITION pas de deux - LIPINSKI lashes out at WARREN, NEWMAN - Chicago field trip for RUSH, KELLY Supreme Court justice adderssed "the political tensions in Washington D.C., how she set aside her differences in her friendship with late Justice Antonin Scalia and the continued fight for gender equality," by WBEZ's Kate McGee.

Chicago Blackhawks: 2019-20 Pacific Division preview They are a bad team, who cares? Well, they have the best player on planet earth on their team in Connor McDavid. He was the first overall pick in the 2015 NHL Draft and has pretty much been the best player in the league since. On top of McDavid\u2019s success, they have Leon Draisaitl who was one of two 50 goal scorers last year.

Lazerus: Coming to terms with an unfamiliar feeling about… There are plenty of reasons why the Blackhawks could fail this season. But who says those reasons are 100 percent valid?

Without Adam Boqvist and Kirby Dach, Blackhawks fall 4-2 to Blues in Traverse City Mikael Hakkarainen and Michal Teply each score in the first period, but Chicago blows a 2-0 lead.

2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Blackhawks vs. Blues game thread The game thread for Chicago vs. St. Louis.

The 5 Best Agitators in the NHL Andrew Shaw's regular-season production has never been that of Kadri's, but he did hit new heights in 2018-19. He finished with 19 goals and 47 points in 63 games, the best production of his career. He always finds himself in front of the goalie and quite bravely so.

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2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Blackhawks vs. Blues preview Defenseman Adam Boqvist and center Kirby Dach, the Blackhawks' last two top-10 picks, will not play when the team closes out round-robin play at the NHL Prospect tournament against the Blues at 4:30 p.m. Monday in Traverse City, Michigan.

Chicago Blackhawks: 2019-20 season preview, predictions The Blackhawks defense was dreadful last season. Even though they made some improvements, their defense is likely going to be their biggest weakness. The Blackhawks will have five capable defensemen, which is a big improvement over last season. Still, they\u2019ve got a lot of room for improvement.

The good, the bad and the unknown of Blackhawks prospect… Can teenage forward Kirby Dach stick with the Blackhawks this season?

25 Chicago Blackhawks Players in 25 Days: Robin Lehner We will cover 25 Chicago Blackhawks players and games over the next 25 days leading up to the 2019-20 season. I thought it might be fun to start a little s…

The-Rink's Blackhawks prospect pyramid: Blood, sweat and tiers, part four Nylander, who is the brother of William Nylander of Toronto and son of former Blackhawk Michael Nylander, was acquired by Chicago earlier this summer from Buffalo in exchange for 2017 first round pick Henri Jokiharju.

Chicago Blackhawks: Dennis Gilbert is going to be a solid player The Chicago Blackhawks like what they have in a lot of their defense prospects, but Dennis Gilllllllbert has quietly improved his game. The Chicago Blackha…

Chicago Blackhawks: Alex DeBrincat is on a Legendary Pace Alex DeBrincat is currently on pace to be a Chicago Blackhawks' all-time great. After a really solid rookie campaign with the Chicago Blackhawks in 2017-18…

Five NHL imports who could make an impact in 2019-20 Teams were busy exploring European free agents this summer as they looked to fill out their rosters. Here are some of the biggest impact NHL European UFA signings heading into 2019-20.

Chicago Blackhawks: Early look at the 2020 RFA situation The Chicago Blackhawks have some notable players hitting unrestricted free agency in 2020 and it could be a problem down the road if not handled properly….

2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Blackhawks fall 6-3 to Maple Leafs Kurashev did everything but score the goal on the Blackhawks' first tally as he weaved his way through the offensive zone before finding Josling who tapped it in at 6:36. Brazeau put the Maple Leafs on the scoreboard at 11:48 when he went top shelf on Kossoff.

Best Fighters in Chicago Blackhawks' History, Part I We take a closer look at the best fighters in Chicago Blackhawks' franchise history. These players certainly weren't afraid to drop the gloves.

2019 Rookie Tournament Live Stream: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Chicago Blackhawks Sheldon Keefe, Hudson Elynuik and Justin Brazeau discuss today's win in Traverse City. - Toronto Maple Leafs September 7, 2019.

2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Blackhawks vs. Maple Leafs game thread The game thread for Chicago vs. Toronto.

2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Blackhawks vs. Maple Leafs preview Who: Blackhawks vs Maple Leafs. When: 2 p.m. Saturday. Where: Traverse City, Michigan. Live stream:,, FoxSportsGo.

Blackhawks open rookie tournament with 5-4 overtime win The tournament wraps up Tuesday with the championship and other placement games. Beautiful feed from Riley McKay to his Saskatoon teammate Kirby Dach to put the #Blackhawks up after allowing an early goal shorthanded. - Carter Baum September 6, 2019. Username.

2019-20 NHL Previews - Chicago Blackhawks Going into the 2019 Offseason General Manager Stan Bowman needed to make some changes to a Chicago Blackhawks team that missed the playoffs and have been on the decline even before that. As part of the tinkering to the Blackhawks lineup it starts in between the pipes as the Blackhawks signed 2019 Masterton Trophy and William M.

Quick Hits: NHL/NHLPA Meet, Thornton, Perlini, Chara, Clutterbuck, and Brodziak The Sharks signed Joe Thornton to a one-year deal. The Blackhawks sign Brendan Perlini. Zdeno Chara may not be ready to start the season.

Chicago Blackhawks: Three players to watch in Traverse City The Chicago Blackhawks top prospects are participating in the 2019 Rookie Tournament in Traverse City and these are the players to watch the most. The 2019…

2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Adam Boqvist lifts Blackhawks to 5-4 overtime win over Red Wings Chicago blew a 4-1 lead, but the Swedish defenseman came to the rescue.

Saga Over: Chicago Blackhawks, Perlini Agree to 1 Year Deal The Brendan Perlini saga has finally ended. The streaky scoring winger agreed to terms on a one year, $874,125 deal to return to the Chicago Blackhawks' stable of fowards. Perlini will now be in the mix for the last few roster spots once training camp opens.

2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Blackhawks vs. Red Wings game thread The game thread for Chicago vs. Detroit.

Brendan Perlini Signs with Chicago Blackhawks The Chicago Blackhawks have come to terms on a contract with restricted free agent forward Brendan Perlini. The deal will be a one year contract worth $874,125. The move was announced by the Blackhawks on Friday. Perlini, a 23-year-old forward, was selected by the Arizona Coyotes in the first round of the 2014 NHL Entry Draft.

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NEWS: Blackhawks Re-sign Brendan Perlini After a long month-plus of waiting, the Blackhawks and forward Brendan Perlini have come to an agreement on a one-year contract to remain with the team for the 2019-20 season.

Chicago Blackhawks: Finally sign Brendan Perlini to extension The big question over the last few weeks was are they going to get restricted free agent Brendan Perlini signed to a contract extension in time for training camp. The answer to that question is now yes. The Blackhawks announced on Friday that they signed him to a one year deal worth $874,125.

2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Blackhawks guide Tournament schedule, game previews, game threads and analysis.

Chicago Blackhawks Come to Terms With Brendan Perlini Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman got to check off the last item remaining on his offseason to-do list Friday afternoon. The team has announced that they have come to terms with restricted free agent forward Brendan Perlini on a one-year contract worth $874,125.

2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Blackhawks vs. Red Wings preview Rockford head coach Derek King has split up 2018 first-round defensemen Nicolas Beaudin and Adam Boqvist as the Blackhawks face off against the Red Wings in the NHL Prospects tournament at 6 p.m. Friday in Traverse City, Michigan. All Blackhawks games tournament games will be streamed live on

They Brought Back Brendan: Blackhawks Resign Perlini Blackhawks listened and they have resigned 23-year-old winger Brendan Perlini! Perlini's new deal is a one-year deal with a $874,125 AAV. I predicted something a bit higher but that number is based off of official reports. The Hawks could have also given him this small bridge to see if he's able to prove himself in Chicago.

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Chicago Sports Update - Bears Fall To Green Bay: August 31 - September 6 Whether you chalk it up to bad play calling or just the overall sloppy play in general-the team was penalized 10 times for over 100 yards-the Bears will need to get it together on the offensive side of the ball.

Chicago Blackhawks Sign Brendan Perlini The Chicago Blackhawks have settled on a one-year deal with restricted free agent Brendan Perlini, giving him another chance to show what he can do for the organization. Perlini arrived in Chicago as part of the Nick Schmaltz-Dylan Strome trade last season but scored just 15 points in 46 games with the team.

Blackhawks re-sign Brendan Perlini to 1-year contract The Blackhawks re-signed restricted free agent winger Brendan Perlini to a one-year contract worth $874,125 on Friday. Evolving Hockey projected he'd sign a two-year deal with a $2,056,017 cap hit.

BREAKING: Blackhawks agree to terms with Brendan Perlini The Blackhawks announced they re-signed Brendan Perlini on Friday afternoon.

The Chris Chelios for Denis Savard Trade Revisited The argument begins and ends with the team owners, Molson Breweries, who were notorious for making horrible lopsided trades during their ownership period. Canadien fans are still baffled and speechless over the moves that sent away perennial All-Stars Patrick Roy and Rod Langway from Montreal for virtually nothing of value in return.

2019 Blackhawks Top 25 Under 25: Roundtable reaction Obviously, grit has been a missing factor in the Blackhawks' lineup since the departure of players like Dustin Byfuglien and Ben Eager eons ago, and it's been a topic of concern as the NHL has increasing been turning into a game of not only speed, but power hitting and strength.

Bobby Hull not on Blackhawks alumni team in ‘NHL 20’ It's unknown whether EA Sports intentionally didn't acquire the rights based on Hull's history of abuse and racist views and the public backlash the league and the team have received for including him in notable events. Blackhawks alumni team.

The Blackhawks Big Money Question As teams all over the NHL try to get their full rosters set for training camp, the Blackhawks - and the agents of their two young forwards - will be paying attention. How much they're set to make on their next contracts will play a big role in Chicago's attempt to return to prominence for the coming decade.

Blackhawks Rinkcast - Season 2, Episode 28 - The Hart of Puckpedia co-hosts "Gatekeeper" and "JJ" finally wrap up season 2 with Puckpedia's Hart Levine to chat about salary cap related topics. The Tra.

Chicago Blackhawks to open training camp Sept. 13 13 at Fifth Third Arena, 1801 W. Jackson Blvd. The Hawks will host their annual Training Camp Festival Sept. 15 at the United Center. A scrimmage begins at 11 a.m. Tickets for the game are $5 and can be purchased at The Hawks open the preseason Sept.

Brendan Perlini returns to Chicago with a one-year contract extension On Friday, The Blackhawks agreed to terms with Brendan Perlini on a one-year contract extension.

Blackhawks release 2019 training camp schedule A complete training camp roster will be announced at a later date. Practices the day of home preseason games will be at the United Center and closed to the public. The team will travel to Berlin on Sept. 26 for the NHL Global Series after a morning practice.

Top 5 Chicago Blackhawks Prospects in Traverse City The Blackhawks are bringing a very talented group of youngsters as they look to win their second tournament title and their first since 2017. We will take a look at the five players who have the biggest chance to make an impact at the NHL level.

2019 Chicago Blackhawks Prospects Tourney The Chicago Blackhawks prospects tourney in Traverse City, Michigan begins this Friday, September 6th. The tournament features the up and coming prospects for the Blackhawks and seven other teams in a round-robin schedule.

2019 NHL Prospect Tournament: Schedule, how to watch, scores, results A complete guide to the tournament.

Piecing Together Chicago Blackhawks' 2nd Power Play Unit The Chicago Blackhawks had one…

Chicago Blackhawks: Kane and Toews are still extremely marketable The Chicago Blackhawks have two cornerstone players that are on the wrong side of 30, but they are both still productive and marketable. The Chicago Blackh…

What's Next For Connor Murphy? The Chicago Blackhawks made a couple significant additions on the blue line this summer. Calvin deHaan, 28, and Olli Maatta, 25, will give the Blackhawks two more shot blockers, making the Blackhawks' back end tougher to play against - when they're healthy.

2019-20 NHL Season Preview: Chicago Blackhawks The team has a reasonable chance to get back into the dance, especially after a decent offseason, but initial expectations… Subscribe now to get full access to the new sports page. Must read content, player grades, stuff you can't get anywhere else.

Chicago Blackhawks: Patrick Kane's junior career etched in history When Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane's number 88 joins the crowded rafters at Budweiser Gardens, home of London Knights, it will have a story to tell like no other. After competing for the USNTDP for two years, Kane decided to join the team that drafted him 88th overall in the 2004 OHL Draft.

Chicago Blackhawks: Patrick Kane Gets No Love From EA Sports EA Sports is releasing NHL 20 within a matter of weeks. They recently released the top 50 players of the game, including Chicago Blackhawks' F Patrick Kane.

Blackhawks' Roundtable: DeBrincat, Center Options & More Strome isn't the strongest No. 2 center with a 46.9% in faceoff wins, and only a 47.7 Corsi percentage. But what he does have going for him is phenomenal chemistry with Alex DeBrincat on his left wing. What the two can create offensively on the ice makes up for what they give up defensively.

Chicago Blackhawks: Why Corey Crawford Deserves More Respect A retrospective on Chicago Blackhawks' goalie, Corey Crawford. Crow has flown under the radar for many years and deserves more respect. Corey Crawford has…

A Big Year Coming For Jonathan Toews It's September, which means the hockey season begins soon. The Blackhawks will have a new look to open the season with head coach Jeremy Colliton installed to run his first training camp and a new group of younger players. Jonathan Toews leadership on and off the ice will be in focus this season.

Top NHL Prospects Set to Shine at Traverse City Rookie Tournament The Traverse City Rookie Tournament gets underway on Friday. Taking a look at some of the top NHL prospects from the teams playing in the tournament.

Patrick Kane, Alex DeBrincat and Dylan Strome jump start… Will the Kane-DeBrincat-Strome line see the ice again? If and when they do, the trio will be ready thanks to their offseason work.

Morning Bag Skate: 9-4-19 NHL/NHLPA Rookie Orientation Program is an introduction to the pitfalls of being a professional athlete. LeBrun: Why term appears to be the major stumbling block in many of the current RFA standoffs. Maple Leafs GM Kyle Dubas on Mitch Marner talks: 'I'm very optimistic'.

Inside the Summit: How Auston Matthews, Hilary Knight and… An in-depth behind the scenes look at a camp featuring the best hockey players in the world - men and women - preparing for the season.

Chicago Blackhawks 2019-2020 Season Preview The main issue for the Blackhawks last year was goaltending. Crawford continued to suffer through injuries, and Cam Ward's body officially had enough. When they got Lehner in the offseason, the first thought I had was that they may get back into the playoffs this year.

Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews among top-10 NHL jerseys from 2018-19 season Blackhawks stars Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews remain among the league's most sought after players in terms of jerseys, according to the NHL Shop and Fanatics. The NHL released its top-15 selling jerseys from the 2018-19 season Tuesday, with Kane sixth and Toews ninth.

2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Chicago Blackhawks Despite all the changes they made on defense, Chicago's blue-line looks to be their downfall again this season. A good goaltender cures all, and Lehner offers a drastic improvement over Chicago's goaltending from a year ago. The 28-year-old is coming off a career year with the Islanders, posting a.930 SV% and a 2.13 GAA in 46 appearances.

Blackhawks make roster changes for 2019 NHL Prospect Tournament The Blackhawks have swapped out three free-agent invitees for their roster for this week's 21st annual NHL Prospect Tournament in Traverse City, Michigan. Forwards Shawn Element and Luke Bignell and goaltender Nico Daws are now out in favor of forward Sean Josling, right winger Cole Purboo and goaltender Nick Kossoff.

Top 5 Chicago Blackhawks' Prospects to Watch at Traverse City Here are the top prospects and storylines you should follow. Alexis Gravel is the best goalie prospect the Chicago Blackhawks are sending to Traverse City. He has pretty much no chance of seeing time in the NHL this season, barring some incredible set of circumstances.

Blackhawks Improved Prospect Pipeline Getting Attention After two non-playoff finishes the Blackhawks have taken advantage of higher draft choices - and, apparently, selected wisely. Their prospect pool has quickly climbed the rankings by analysts of the league, and could have an impact on the NHL roster as soon as this coming season.

Chicago Blackhawks: Patrick Kane to receive jersey retirement Patrick Kane is one of the best players in Chicago Blackhawks history and his mark on junior hockey is also very impressive. The Chicago Blackhawks know ex…

Lance Bouma Signs PTO With L.A. Kings A familiar name is back in the NHL, at least temporarily. Sportsnet's Rick Dhaliwal reports that veteran forward Lance Bouma has signed a professional tryout offer with the Los Angeles Kings. Bouma missed almost all of last season due to a knee injury, but did suit up for three games with Geneve-Servette of the Swiss NLA.

Chicago Blackhawks: Rockford IceHogs, Team to Watch in 19-20 A solid draft, a flurry of trades, and some depth signings have truly reshaped the present and the future of the Chicago Blackhawks, but all of these moves also will have a major effect on their AHL affiliate, Rockford IceHogs.

Patrick Kane highest rated Chicago Blackhawks player in NHL20 For the fourth year in a row, Patrick Kane will be the highest-rated player for the Chicago Blackhawks in the EA Sports NHL franchise. Holding the crown of top overall rated Blackhawk since NHL17, Kane is the sixth highest rated player in this year's edition at 91 overall.

Blackhawks star Patrick Kane ranked 6th-best player in ‘NHL 20’ Blackhawks star winger Patrick Kane is the sixth-best player in the NHL, according to his 91 overall rating in EA Sports' "NHL 20" video game. EA Sports released his rating as part of its annual ratings reveal countdown for the top 50 players prior to the game's Sept.

Puckin' Right Chicago: September is here! - Ep. 48 Shalyn and Meghan have ACTUAL things to talk about this week as the regular season creeps closer.

2019 Worst Free Agent Signings: The Metropolitan Division The best and worst free agent signing series focuses on the worst signings of the Metropolitan Division. Brandon Tanev and Semyon Varalmov were selected.

Chicago Blackhawks: September begins period of intrigue The Chicago Blackhawks are looking for a bounce-back season in 2019-20 and it all starts with a strong month of September. The Chicago Blackhawks are a tea…

Salary Cap Deep Dive: Chicago Blackhawks Navigating the salary cap is one of the more important tasks for any GM. Teams that can avert total cap chaos by walking the tightrope of inking players to deals that match their value remain successful. Those that don't see struggles and front office changes.

Blackhawks FanPulse - September 2019 As a reminder, we will be publishing monthly opportunities for Blackhawks fans to participate in surveys that will measure the confidence fans have in the direction the team is taking, the coaching staff and front office decisions. Polls close at noon Sept.

Snapshots: CBA Talks, Scherbak, Kane The NHL's recent decision to decline their early opt-out clause from the current Collective Bargaining Agreement was a step in the right direction to labor talks, but there's still work to be done, with the NHLPA next up to make a decision. Fortunately, it seems both sides are open to doing whatever it takes to avoid a work stoppage.

Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane to have No. 88 retired by London Knights Kane will be the second Blackhawks player to have his number retired by London, joining Dave Bolland whose No. 91 hangs in the Budweiser Gardens rafters. The duo were teammates in Chicago from 2007-13 and won two Stanley Cup championships together. Kane and Bolland scored the Cup-clinching goal in 2010 and 2013, respectively.

Watch: Blackhawks’ Max Shalunov scores first goal of 2019-20 KHL season Blackhawks forward "prospect" Max Shalunov scored the first goal of the 2019-20 KHL season for CSKA Moscow against Avangard Omsk in the Opening Cup game Sunday. Shalunov sent a shot from the bottom of the right face-off circle that sneaked past the Avangard goaltender Igor Bobkov just 11:12 into the game.

Chicago Blackhawks: Alex DeBrincat is an elite winger The Chicago Blackhawks know they have something great in Alex DeBrincat, but it won't be long before the NHL sees he is for real. Chicago Blackhawks forwar…

Where Blackhawks unsigned prospects will play 2019-20 season THere's where all 25 of the Blackhawks unsigned prospects will play the 2019-20 season. AHL: Oct. 4 at Iowa. ECHL: Oct. 11 at Wichita. Liam Coughlin, 24, C -. Jake Ryczek, 21, RHD -. The NCAA season starts Oct. Evan Barratt, 20, C - Penn State. Josh Ess, 20, LHD - Wisconsin.

Is Brandon Saad capable of more for the Blackhawks? Brandon Saad is working to prove that re-acquiring him was worth it.

NHL notifies NHLPA that it will not reopen CBA The NHL notified the NHL Players' Association of its decision not to reopen the current Collective Bargaining Agreement on Friday. The news comes two days before the league's deadline to exercise its 2020 opt-out of the current CBA. The NHLPA has until Sept.

Puckin’ Right Chicago: Brian Anderson from The Hockey 411 - Ep. 47 47, Shalyn sits down with Brian Anderson of The Hockey 411 Podcast to discuss RFAs, NHL news and early predictions for 2019-20. Enjoy! Intro. RFA talk. NHL news. 2019-20 season predictions. Wrap-up. Don't forget to subscribe, rate, review and follow us on Twitter!

Chicago Blackhawks: Drake Caggiula is often forgotten The Chicago Blackhawks have a lot of really good forwards to boast and some players get forgotten about as a result of the depth. The Chicago Blackhawks ha…

Chicago Blackhawks' Rookies: Past vs. Present Let's dive in and take a look. Let\u2019s start with a recent rookie who most Blackhawks\u2019 fans know and miss dearly, Artemi Panarin. I know the wounds are still fresh, sorry.

The-Rink's Blackhawks prospect pyramid: Blood, sweat and tiers, part three E-Mail: [email protected] Apply: [email protected] Support: [email protected]

Meet the New Chicago Blackhawks: Zack Smith & Philip Holm Stan Bowman capped off his busy offseason by adding Zack Smith and Philip Holm. Will all his moves get the Chicago Blackhawks back to the playoffs?

NBC Sports Chicago annouces multi-platform coverage of 2019 NFL season In addition to the spirited banter from the stars of the show, Football Aftershow also showcases post-game press conferences with coaches and players from both teams, plus NBC Sports Chicago's Bears digital reporter / producer JJ Stankevitz will also provide immediate post-game commentary and player interviews.

20 Chicago Blackhawks Milestones to Watch for in 2019-20 A few Chicago Blackhawks’ players have an opportunity to reach impressive milestones in 2019-20. With the turn of the decade coming, the Blackhawks seem…

Chicago Blackhawks: Connor Murphy is ready to have a strong season The Chicago Blackhawks are a team looking for much-improved defense in 2019-20, and this guy could be a major factor into that happening. The idea when the…

Free Agent Profile: Scott Darling Veteran goaltender Cam Ward called it a career today, signing a one-day contract with the Carolina Hurricanes, who he served for 13 seasons to begin his NHL career. The 35-year-old finally moved on from the Hurricanes last season, but struggled in a backup role with the Chicago Blackhawks.

Thank You, Wardo: Cam Ward Retires After 14 Seasons in NHL Goaltender Cam Ward has retired after 14 seasons in the NHL. Ward played in with the Carolina Hurricanes for 13 seasons and a single season with the Chicago Blackhawks. He signed a single day contract with the Carolina Hurricanes to retire officially with his draft team.

100 Chicago Bears Facts Part 3: There's No Place Like Home We're continuing that list today with 10 facts that we're nicknaming "There's No Place Like Home." Everyone knows the Bears have played football games at Wrigley Field and Soldier Field, but you may be surprised at the variety of places where the Monsters of the Midway have taken the field.

SCH Podcast: Early hockey retirements, Blackhawks road trip memories Places they'd like to see an NHL game. Brandon shares a recent encounter with Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock. Thank you for tuning in this week! Don't forget to subscribe, rate us, and follow us on Twitter! Megaphone: Podbean: iTunes. On Android devices, search "Second City Hockey" into Google Podcasts and find all our shows there.

Central Division: Additions and Subtractions Valeri Nichushkin - Left Wing/Right Wing - Free Agent - DallasNazem Kadri - Center - Trade - TorontoCalle Rosen - Defenseman - Trade - TorontoDan Renouf - Defenseman - Free Agent - CarolinaJayson Megna - Center / Right Wing - Free Agent - WashingtonT.J.

Chicago Blackhawks: Cam Ward announces his retirement from the NHL The Chicago Blackhawks brought him in to help stabilize their goaltending in 2018-19, and he did a nice job as a stop-gap. The Chicago Blackhawks got one l…

Dach, Boqvist Headline Blackhawks Roster For Traverse City Tournament On Wednesday the Blackhawks released the list of prospects who will be attending this year's Traverse City Prospect Tournament. Nice! All the guys I hoped would be there - Dach, Boqvist, Beaudin, Kurashev, and Entwistle. Hagel, Johnson, Soderlund, Gilbert and Krys makes it even better.

Blackhawks prospects Victor Ejdsell, Roope Laavainen to play in 2019-20 Champions Hockey League Blackhawks prospects Victor Ejdsell and Roope Laavainen will be involved in this season's Champions Hockey League, which begins group play Aug. 29. Goaltender Wouter Peeters could also suit up. Ejdsell signed a two-year contract with the SHL's Färjestad BK in May after one full season with the Blackhawks' AHL affiliate, the Rockford IceHogs.