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, NHLPA Approve Hybrid Icing for 2013-14 Season


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Blackhawks Trim Camp Roster to 36

On Monday, the Blackhawks announced a number of roster moves as the team begins the process of trimming their roster for the regular season. Among the moves, forward Teuvo Teräväinen was assigned to Jokerit of SM-liiga in Finland. Also, forward Ryan Hartman was … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Extend GM Stan Bowman

On Wednesday morning, the Blackhawks announced that the organization has extended the contract of general manager Stan Bowman through the 2017-18 season. Just 12 short months ago, many believed one of Bowman and/or coach Joel Quenneville wouldn’t last another year … Continue reading

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Report: NHL Targeting $1 Billion In Additional Revenue

According to a SportsBusiness Journal report, the NHL is targeting $1 billion in additional revenues over the next three seasons. The report by SBJ, available here($), was broken down by NBC’s ProHockeyTalk on Tuesday. Tweet

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Bowman: Toews, Kane Here “Forever”

Denis Savard left. So did Steve Larmer. As did Jeremy Roenick, Eddie Belfour, Chris Chelios and Tony Amonte. Between 1990 and 2005, Blackhawks fans became accustomed to watching their favorite players wearing a different sweater. Future Hall of Famers, All-Stars, … Continue reading

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Blackhawks, Niklas Hjalmarsson Agree to 5-Year Extension

On Wednesday morning, the money kept flowing at the United Center. The Blackhawks officially announced a five-year extension with defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson, which will keep him in Chicago through the 2018-19 season. Pierre LeBrun is reporting the deal has a … Continue reading

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Blackhawks, Corey Crawford Agree to 6-Year Extension

On Labor Day, the Chicago Blackhawks announced a six-year contract extension with should-have-been Conn Smythe winner Corey Crawford. The deal will keep Crawford in Chicago thru the 2019-20 season. Renaud Levoie is reporting the deal is worth $36M ($6M cap … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Name Steve Weeks Goaltending Coach

On Monday afternoon, the Chicago Blackhawks named Steve Weeks as the team’s new goaltending coach. Weeks served as an assistant coach and goaltending specialist with the Atlanta Thrashers (2001-10). Prior to joining the Thrashers, Weeks served as a goaltending coach and … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Trade Daniel Carcillo To LA

The Chicago Blackhawks have reportedly traded forward Daniel Carcillo to the LA Kings for a draft pick. In two seasons with the Hawks, Carcillo scored four goals and added 10 assists with 93 penalty minutes in 51 regular season games. … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Sign Marcus Kruger

Friday afternoon, the Chicago Blackhawks announced they had agreed to a two-year contract with Marcus Kruger. Update: Capgeek reported over the weekend that Kruger’s new deal has a $1.325M cap hit for the two years. With Kruger signed, the Hawks … Continue reading

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