Category Archives: News

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

NHL, Rogers Communications Agree To Blockbuster Media Deal

On Tuesday morning, the NHL announced a stunning, blockbuster media deal with Rogers Communications. The 12-year, $5.2 billion agreement is the largest media rights deal in league history and one of the largest media rights deals in Canadian history. The partnership between … Continue reading

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Blackhawks 5th on Forbes Most Valuable List

On Monday, Forbes released their 2013-14 NHL organization value rankings. The Chicago Blackhawks were fifth, with an estimated value of $625 million. The four clubs ahead of Chicago were: Toronto – $1.15 billion NY Rangers – $850 million Montreal – … Continue reading

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Keith Magnuson: Late Hawks Captain Ties Chicago, Denver

As Cliff Koroll says in his foreword: He wasn’t the greatest player to hit the ice, though he certainly served his purpose and showed his hard work and dedication.  It’s the off the ice stuff-all the people he touched, from … Continue reading

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Review: “One Goal II” and “17 Seconds” Must Buys

On Monday night, I was privileged to be invited to an exclusive premier of the new Blackhawks championship book, “One Goal II.” We received the first copies of the book, and also viewed the Blu Ray version of the championship film, … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Announce New Sponsor

The Blackhawks announced on Wednesday that the team has a new sponsor: Carl Buddig & Co. Tweet

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Blackhawks, Andrew Shaw Agree on 2-Year Extension

The Blackhawks announced on Tuesday morning that the club has agreed to terms with forward Andrew Shaw on a two-year extension, keeping him under contract through the end of the 2015-16 season. TSN’s Bob McKenzie is reporting a cap number of $2M … Continue reading

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Sedins Sign Extensions With Vancouver

The Vancouver Canucks have signed Daniel and Henrik Sedin to matching four-year, $28M deals ($7M per) that run thru the 2017-18 season. Tweet

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Jonathan Toews Nominated for Sportsnet Canadian Athlete of the Year

On Thursday, Sportsnet announced that Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews is nominee for Canadian Athlete of the Year. This comes in the wake of the Ottawa Sun proclaiming that Toews should be the captain of Canada’s hockey team at the 2014 Winter … Continue reading

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Mac Carruth Reassigned to Toledo

On Wednesday afternoon, the Blackhawks reassigned goaltender Mac Carruth to Toledo of the ECHL. Carruth had been recalled to Rockford after Antti Raanta was injured earlier in the season. Tweet

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Isles Activate Cal Clutterbuck

On Wednesday, the New York Islanders activated forward Cal Clutterbuck from IR. He is expected to make his Isles debut against the Blackhawks in Chicago on Friday night. Tweet

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