Category Archives: History

News and notes about former Blackhawks and the history of the team

Canadiens Honor Jean Béliveau

Tremendous ceremony to honor Jean Beliveau in Montreal on Tuesday evening. Tweet

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Congratulations, Hall of Famer Pat Foley

Before Sunday night’s victory, Pat Foley spoke with the media about being inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. He’s been the voice of the Blackhawks for many of us, and the honor is well deserved. Congrats! Tweet

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Jonathan Toews at 500 Games

On Tuesday night, Jonathan Toews will play in his 500th regular season for the Chicago Blackhawks. Tweet

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Duncan Keith At 700 Games

When the puck drops at the United Center on Friday evening, Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith will begin playing in the 700th regular season game of his NHL career. Tweet

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Blackhawks Benchmarks In Sight

A number of Chicago Blackhawks are on the cusp of reaching significant career milestones as they get set for their 2014-15 home opener. Let’s look at some of the regular season benchmarks on the horizon for a few of the … Continue reading

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2014 NHL Draft: The Worst First Round Picks in Blackhawks History

Finally the day has arrived! The 2014 NHL Draft is upon us, and fans across the NHL have hope that their team won’t blow it with one (all) of their picks. Unfortunately, the Blackhawks have a distinguished history of passing … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary, 88

It’s been four years – and another Cup – since June 9, 2010. But that night, a 49-year drought ended for the city of Chicago. Tweet

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Happy Birthday, Stan Mikita

In honor of May 20th being Stan Mikita’s 74th birthday, let’s take a moment to put his career – played completely in the Indian Head – into perspective. Tweet

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Joel Quenneville Moves Up All-Time Ranks

The Blackhawks’ 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Sunday night was the 684th in the head coaching career of Joel Quenneville. He is now tied with Pat Quinn for fourth in the history of the NHL. Since taking … Continue reading

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Chris Chelios Enters the Hockey Hall of Fame

On Monday, the 2013 Class of Hockey Hall of Fame inductees will be inducted. Former Chicago Blackhawks captain Chris Chelios, who was voted in on his first ballot, will be joined by Brendan Shanahan, Scott Niedermayer, Geraldine Heaney and Fred … Continue reading

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