Category Archives: History

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

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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What Do You Remember Most About JR?

In honor of his selection into the US Hockey Hall of Fame on Thursday, here’s a re-print of CommittedIndians’ remembering Jeremy Roenick from November of 2009, before he was honored at the United Center. Sunday night, the Blackhawks will celebrate the career … Continue reading

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Andrew Ladd Will Be Missed

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Kris Versteeg Will Be Missed

Coming off two straight 20-goal seasons to begin his NHL career, and a runner-up finish for the 2009 Calder Trophy, Kris Versteeg was emerging as a solid forward for the Chicago Blackhawks before being dealt late Wednesday night to the … Continue reading

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