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Up-to-date news and info about the Chicago Blackhawks, including news from regarding player movement to/from the minors, the draft, and trades

Blackhawks Trade Brandon Bollig

The Blackhawks traded forward Brandon Bollig to the Calgary Flames for the 83rd overall selection in the third round of the 2014 NHL Draft. Moving Bollig saves the Blackhawks $1.25M against the cap for the next three years. Tweet

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Blackhawks Make Coaching Change

After selecting Nick Schmaltz in the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft, the Blackhawks confirmed that goaltending coach Steve Weeks will not return next year. Coach Joel Quenneville said it was his decision to make the chance. Weeks was … Continue reading

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2014 NHL Draft: Round One

1. Florida Panthers – Aaron Ekblad, D, Barrie (OHL) 2. Buffalo Sabres – Sam Reinhart, C, Kootenay (WHL) 3. Edmonton Oilers – Leon Draisaitl, C, Prince Albert (WHL) 4. Calgary Flames – Sam Bennett, C, Kingston (OHL) 5. New York … Continue reading

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Ryan Kesler Traded – To Anaheim

Ryan Kesler has reportedly been traded before the 2014 NHL Draft, but he isn’t coming to Chicago. The Anaheim Ducks appear to have landed the coveted center. Anaheim will trade center Nick Bonino, Luca Sbisa and tonight’s 24th overall pick … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Sign Smith, Morin and Raanta To 2 Year Deals

Before the NHL Draft starts on Friday, the Blackhawks have been busy. The Hawks announced today that they have agreed to terms with forward Ben Smith and goaltender Antti Raanta on two-year contract extensions, which run through the end of the 2015-16 season. ESPN’s … Continue reading

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Duncan Keith Wins Norris Trophy

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith won the 2013-14 Norris Trophy in a landslide. Tweet

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2014 NHL Awards: Bergeron, Brown Win

The Blackhawks won only one of the four awards they were nominated for at the 2014 NHL Awards. Boston’s Patrice Bergeron won the NHL Foundation Award, finishing ahead of Duncan Keith. Kings captain Dustin Brown won the Mark Messier Leadership … Continue reading

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2014 NHL Awards: Messier Leadership Award Preview

Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews is nominated for two prestigious awards, and the NHL will name the winners in Las Vegas on Tuesday night. Toews, LA’s Dustin Brown and Anaheim’s Ryan Getzlaf are this year’s finalists for the Mark Messier … Continue reading

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2014 NHL Awards: Selke Trophy Preview

On Tuesday night in Las Vegas, the NHL will hand out the 2013-14 Frank J. Selke Trophy, which is awarded “to the forward who best excels in the defensive aspects of the game.” This year’s finalists are Chicago’s Jonathan Toews, … Continue reading

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2014 NHL Awards: NHL Foundation Award Preview

Duncan Keith is a finalist for two of the awards the NHL will hand out in Las Vegas on Tuesday night. Keith, Boston’s Patrice Bergeron and San Jose’s Brent Burns are the three finalists for the 2013-14 NHL Foundation Player … Continue reading

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