Author Archives: Tab Bamford

Happy Birthday, Duncan Keith

Wednesday is Duncan Keith’s 31st birthday. Less than one month removed from receiving his second Norris Trophy, the future Hall of Famer continues to be a rock on the Hawks’ blue line. Tweet

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Nashville Predators Sign Ribeiro, Roy

Tuesday morning the Nashville Predators announced the signings of two veteran centers. Mike Ribeiro signed a one-year deal reportedly worth $1.05M, and Derek Roy signed a one-year deal reportedly worth $1.0M.┬áThe Preds needed to add depth at the position when … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Hire Kevin Dineen

The Blackhawks announced Monday that they have hired Kevin Dineen to replace Jamie Kompon as an assistant coach. Tweet

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Blachawks Prospect Camp: What To Watch

The Blackhawks prospect camp is under way, and there will be a lot said about how some of the new faces mix in with names some fans have become more familiar with over the past few years. Not many of … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospect Camp Preview: Goaltenders

We’ve already looked ahead at the defensemen and forwards headed to the Blackhawks’ prospect camp this week. Now, let’s take a look at who will be between the pipes. Tweet

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Blackhawks Prospect Camp Preview: Forwards

In the wake of the blockbuster deals for Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane, the organization will have most of their top prospects in town to compete for roster spots in Rockford and, perhaps, Chicago. Earlier, we discussed the defensemen attending … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospect Camp Preview: Defensemen

The Blackhawks prospect camp opens this weekend, and many of the organization’s top prospects will be on the ice. As has been the trend with the Blackhawks under Stan Bowman’s guidance, there will be a strong college flavor at prospect … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Announce Prospect Camp Roster

On Thursday afternoon, the Blackhawks announced the players who will attend their annual Prospect Camp. Tweet

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The Significance of 19 & 88

When the Blackhawks announced on Wednesday that the franchise had locked up Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane for eight more seasons, it signified a commitment to the heart of the team for the next decade (at least). But it will … Continue reading

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Toews, Kane, Blackhawks Agree To Extensions

On Wednesday the Blackhawks announced eight-year contracts with forwards Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane. The deals will carry matching $10.5M cap hits. Tweet

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