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

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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2014 NHL Awards: Norris Trophy Preview

On Tuesday evening, the NHL will award the Norris Trophy to the 2013-14 James Norris Memorial Trophy, awarded “to the defense player who demonstrates throughout the season the greatest all-round ability in the position.” This year’s finalists are Chicago’s Duncan … Continue reading

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2014 Hockey Hall of Fame Class Announced

On Monday, the Hockey Hall of Fame announced its Class of 2014: Peter Forsberg, Mike Modano, Rob Blake, Dominik Hasek, Pat Burns and Bill McCreary. Sadly, Steve Larmer still has not yet taken his place in the Hall where he … Continue reading

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Blackhawks headed to Winter Classic

The Blackhawks will be featured outdoors again in 2015, this time traveling to Washington DC to play the Washington Capitals. Tweet

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Blackhawks, Michal Handzus Part Ways

CHI has told Michal Handzus it is going in a different direction. Big veteran Slovak centre will be going to UFA. #TSN — Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) June 16, 2014 Handzus, 37, posted five goals and 17 assists in 70 regular … Continue reading

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Report: NHL Revenue Climbing

Chris Botta of Sports Business Journal tweeted on Monday morning that sources have put dollar amounts onto estimates regarding the ever-increasing revenues being enjoyed by the NHL. Botta reports revenues NHL revenues will be around $3.7 billion this year, and … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Updates: Toews, Kane and Hayes

Heading into the weekend, there are a couple minor updates to Blackhawks news items. Tweet

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Pat Foley To Receive Foster Hewitt Memorial Award

On Thursday, Blackhawks play-by-play announcer Pat Foley was named the recipient of the Foster Hewitt Memorial Award for outstanding contributions as a hockey broadcaster. Tweet

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