Category Archives: History

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

Happy Anniversary, Captain Serious!

Three years ago today, July 18, the Chicago Blackhawks made history. Tweet

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Blackhawks Trade Rewind: Putting the Byfuglien Deal Into Focus

As fans flock to Johnny’s West to watch the future of the Blackhawks, it’s worth a few moments to consider how some of these kids ended up as part of the Chicago organization. On June 23 last year, the team … Continue reading

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Hockey Hall of Fame: The Case for Steve Larmer

The 2011 Hockey Hall of Fame class was announced on Tuesday, and there were four very qualified names called for induction. Yet, for some reason, great Blackhawks forward Steve Larmer hasn’t received that special phone call yet. In an effort … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas, Blackhawks Fans: The Famous Alexander Karpovtsev Rant

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VIDEO: Chris Chelios Honored at The United Center

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Happy Thanksgiving, Blackhawks Fans!

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Pat Burns Tribute Videos

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Jeremy Roenick Inducted Into US Hockey Hall of Fame

On Thursday night, Jeremy Roenick became a member of the US Hockey Hall of Fame. Roenick is one of the more colorful characters to play in Chicago, and the entire NHL, in the last 25 years. The Hawks selected Roenick … Continue reading

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Ranking the Top 25 Blackhawks of All Time

For the first time in almost 50 years, the Chicago Blackhawks are about to begin a season as defending Stanley Cup champions. Because of the history that was made this spring, let’s look back at the team’s history and rank the … Continue reading

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Chris Chelios To Retire

On Tuesday, Chris Chelios will formally announce the end of his great NHL career. Acquired on June 29, 1990 from the Montreal Canadiens with a second-round draft pick in exchange for Denis Savard, Chelios would play in 664 games between the … Continue reading

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