Author Archives: Tab Bamford

Blackhawks Drill Oilers 7-1

The start of the night wasn’t what the Blackhawks expected. Antti Raanta, who was supposed to start in net, was sick and couldn’t go; Corey Crawford was forced into action for a tenth consecutive game. The end result of the … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Place Sharp on LTIR, Recall Danault

In fairly surprising news on Friday morning, the Blackhawks announced that Patrick Sharp has been placed on LTIR and forward Phillip Danault┬áhas been recalled from Rockford. This news is especially intriguing with Andrew Shaw missing Thursday night’s game with an … Continue reading

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Patrick Kane, Blackhawks Douse Flames

The Blackhawks and Flames played an entertaining game on Thursday night that ended with the Hawks winning 4-3 in regulation. But let’s all take a moment to appreciate Patrick Kane’s hands on his third period, game-winning goal. Tweet

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Adam Clendening’s First NHL Goal

Exactly four minutes into the first period of Thursday night’s game against the Calgary Flames, rookie defenseman Adam Clendening scored his first career NHL goal on a Hawks power play. Tweet

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Official: Trevor vanRiemsdyk To Miss 3-4 Months

From the Blackhawks statement about rookie defenseman Trevor vanRiemsdyk’s injury on Wednesday morning: Trevor van Riemsdyk suffered a left patella fracture after taking a shot to the left knee in Sunday’s game against Dallas. He will undergo surgical repair of … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Recall Nordstrom, Clendening

Blackhawks announced today that they have recalled forward Joakim Nordstrom and defenseman Adam Clendening from the Rockford IceHogs. Tweet

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Report: van Riemsdyk Out 2-3 Months

According to a report from ESPN Chicago on Tuesday, Blackhawks rookie defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk will miss “two to three months” with a lower-body injury. van Riemsdyk’s college career was cut short by a left ankle injury at the University … Continue reading

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Hawks Send Stephen Johns Back To Rockford

The Blackhawks sent defenseman Stephen Johns back to Rockford on Tuesday morning. Why did the Hawks bring up Johns for 24 hours? To maximize the cap space they can/will get from putting Trevor vanRiemsdyk on LTIR, according to CapGeek. #Blackhawks … Continue reading

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Blackhawks College Prospect Updates

With the Hawks off for a few days, let’s catch up with some of the Hawks top prospects playing at the college level. Tweet

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Blackhawks Recall Stephen Johns, Antti Raanta

The Blackhawks made a couple roster moves on Monday afternoon. Antti Raanta was brought back to the NHL club after starting for the Rockford IceHogs on Sunday, earning a victory for the Hawks’ AHL affiliate. Chicago also recalled defenseman Stephen … Continue reading

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