Author Archives: Tab Bamford

Injuries Impacting Western Conference Playoff Races

Blackhawks fans watched Jonathan Toews skate off the ice in pain on Sunday night in Pittsburgh, and a roster already missing Patrick Kane and Bryan Bickell had another hole to fill. Unfortunately for the NHL, the Hawks aren’t the only … Continue reading

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Jonathan Toews Hurt, Blackhawks Lose To Pens

Jonathan Toews was hurt by the hit above and did not return to the game on Sunday night. And, contrary to what the broadcast crew may have said immediately following the play, leaving your feet is not a clean hit. … Continue reading

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Senators Blast Blackhawks

The Blackhawks didn’t look very good in Boston on Thursday night. They looked terrible in Ottawa on Friday. Tweet

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Blackhawks Shutout in Boston

The Blackhawks returned to the scene of their Stanley Cup triumph, but the Bruins weren’t willing to let the Hawks leave town as winners again. Tuukka Rask made 28 saves – all of the shots Chicago put on net – … Continue reading

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A Look Ahead: Blackhawks Blue Line Prospects

With the signing of free agent college defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk, the Blackhawks organization is loaded with prospects on the blue line. How will they all shake out as this calendar year progresses? Tweet

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Teuvo Time: Blackhawks Down Stars

In the much-anticipated debut of Teuvo Teräväinen, the Blackhawks handled their business and earned two points in regulation against the visiting Dallas Stars. Tweet

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RIP Tim Sassone

Daily Herald Blackhawks beat writer Tim Sassone has passed away. As this great piece from the Daily Herald remembers, many morning for Hawks fans over the years began with Sassone’s words over a bowl of cereal or cup of coffee. Tweet

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Teuvo Teräväinen Debuts Tonight

Teuvo Teräväinen will make his NHL debut for the Blackhawks on Tuesday night. Tweet

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Blackhawks Sign Trevor van Riemsdyk

On Monday the Blackhawks announced they have agreed to termson a two-year contract  with NCAA free agent defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk. The contract will begin at the start of the 2014-15 season. Tweet

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Blackhawks Can’t Catch Predators

The Blackhawks were closer to finding a cure for insomnia than solving Pekka Rinne and the Preds on Sunday night, falling 2-0 at the United Center. Tweet

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