On Tuesday afternoon the Chicago Blackhawks made an announcement we all knew was coming. Hall of Famer Stan Mikita has died. The fact that the news was inevitable doesn’t make it any less heartbreaking. Mikita is – still ̵
Earlier this weekend, The Sporting News offered their rankings of NHL organizations’ prospect depth. After a couple drafts that many have felt were strong, the Blackhawks showed up an intriguing 23rd overall. Here are their thoughts on the
Team Physician Dr. Michael Terry: "Gustav Forsling underwent surgery today on his right wrist. The surgery went well and the expected recovery time is 14 weeks." #Blackhawks pic.twitter.com/J54VSM89iL — Chicago Blackhawks (@
On Friday morning Scott Wheeler at The Athletic published his rankings of the top 50 under-23 drafted NHL prospects. It’s key to note the “under-23” part because, as Wheeler points out in his intro, this keeps Dylan Siku
On Monday morning the Chicago Blackhawks announced that Hall of Fame defenseman Chris Chelios has been named a team ambassador, joining Tony Esposito, Bobby Hull, Stan Mikita and Denis Savard. Chelios left the Detroit Red Wings organization last week
On Wednesday afternoon the Chicago Blackhawks made a major trade. Finally. Chicago sends forward Vinnie Hinostroza, defenseman Jordan Oesterle, a 3rd round pick in 2019 and the contract of effectively-retired forward Marian Hossa to Arizona for forwa
The Chicago Blackhawks will send a group of prospects to play in the Traverse City Prospect Tournament again this year. The schedule was announced on Monday. Fri 9/7 4 PM EST – Blackhawks vs Columbus Sat 9/8 3 PM EST – Blackhawks
There are a small number of invited free agents attending the Blackhawks’ prospect camp this summer. Let’s take a moment to learn a little more about each of them. Ryan Kuffner, F 6-1, 185 DOB: 6/12/1996 (22) Shoots: L Kuffner is
Adam Boqvist will become the next Chicago Blackhawks prospect to play for the London Knights. We have signed a member of our 2017 CHL Import Draft Class. Check out the #KWELogistics of the agreement! INFO: https://t.co/S8KPK3jlt1 pic.twitter.com/Ahk5
Hockey Canada has invited Blackhawks blue line prospects Nicolas Beaudin and University of Denver rising sophomore Ian Mitchellto participate in the Sport Chek World Junior Showcase from July 28, 2018 Aug. 4, 2018 in Kamloops, British Columbia. Mitch
Blackhawks fans have been underwhelmed by the team’s moves in free agency to date, but looking around the rest of the division shows only one team – St. Louis – has made strong moves. Indeed, Minnesota is the only team t
John Tavares, the best free agent forward to hit the open market since Marian Hossa, has made his decision. And it’s Toronto. The @MapleLeafs have agreed to terms with free agent forward John Tavares on a seven-year contract. The annual ave
On Sunday the Blackhawks announced a fourth signing, but this isn’t a veteran free agent. Defenseman Adam Boqvist, the eighth overall pick in the 2018 NHL Draft, has signed a three-year, entry-level contract. what a feeling to sign my first
On Sunday the Blackhawks announced a third free agent addition, signing defenseman Brandon Manning to a two-year deal. Manning, 28, is a left-handed shot who scored seven goals with 12 assists in 65 games with the Flyers last year. Originally an undr
The Blackhawks announced at noon EST on Sunday that the team has signed forward Chris Kunitz to a one-year deal. Kunitz, who will turn 39 in September, spent one year in Tampa. He scored 13 goals with 16 assists in 82 games with the Lightning last ye
Captain Patrick Kane scored two goals to lift the United States to a 3-2 win over the Czech Republic in the quarterfinals of the ice hockey world championship on Thursday while Canada beat Russia 5-4 in overtime.
Some news from our pal @reporterchris today on @Sportsnet960. Cam Ward to CHI on 1-year deal, ~$2.5M. Carter Hutton to BUF, details unknown. Jonathan Bernier to DET on a 3-year deal. Sounds like Paul Statsny is going to remain in WPG but they do need
The Blackhawks made a quiet trade on Wednesday afternoon, announcing the team has acquired forwardJordan Schroeder from Columbus for goaltender JR Berube. Schroeder, who turns 28 on Sept. 29, was originally the 22nd overall pick in the 2009 NHL Draft
As I reported in last night’s @MadhousePod, the Blackhawks are interested in former Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward. I’m told this morning, from a separate source, that an agreement may already be in the works/close. Ward, 34, had a 2.
The Blackhawks announced Tuesday that the organization will host their 2018 Development Camp at MB Ice Arena from Monday, July 16 through Friday, July 20. According to the post, the on-ice sessions are set to begin on Monday from approximately 1-5 PM
Anthony Duclair will be a UFA soon. The @NHLBlackhawks didnt send him his QO. — Renaud Lavoie (@renlavoietva) June 25, 2018 Duclair, who will turn 23 in August, was acquired in a trade that sent Richard Panik to Arizona in January. He had t
With the news on Sunday that the Blackhawks had traded Tanner Kero for Michael Chaput, Chicago now has 44 standard player contracts on the books for the 2018-19 season (the limit is 50). Here is the list of players who were part of the Blackhawks org
The hockey world was stunned and saddened to hear the news of a bus crash that killed 15 members of the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team. Said Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock: "It's got to rip the heart out of your chest."
On Sunday the Blackhawks traded center Tanner Kero to the Vancouver Canucks for forward Michael Chaput. Chaput, 26, is a restricted free agent. Originally a 3rd round pick (#89) in the 2010 NHL Draft by Philadelphia, Chaput has scored six goals with
There's plenty to celebrate about the NHL playoffs, but this postseason will lack some punch without Chicago or Connor McDavid, a proper farewell for generational talents like Jaromir Jagr and the Sedins, or seeing Henrik Lundquist carry the Rangers.