Category Archives: Prospects

Blackhawks Sign Vince Hinostroza

On Saturday, the Blackhawks announced they have agreed to terms with Notre Dame sophomore forward Vince Hinostroza on a three-year entry-level deal. Hinostroza, 20, was a sixth round pick (169th overall) by the Blackhawks in 2012. He was named to … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospects Headed To Traverse City

The Blackhawks top prospects will be competing in a rookie tournament closer to home this fall. The Red Wings will host their 17th annual eight-team NHL Prospect Tournament from Sept. 11-15, 2015, at Centre ICE Arena in Traverse City, Mich. … Continue reading

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Blackhawks College Prospect Updates

The college regular seasons are ending, and the Blackhawks have some prospects putting up impressive numbers this season. Vince Hinostroza, a sophomore at Notre Dame, is tied for fourth in the country with 30 assists, while Vermont senior Mike Paliotta … Continue reading

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Report: Blackhawks To Sign KHL Goaltender

According to a Russian report, goaltender Ivan Nalimov plans to sign with the Blackhawks after his current KHL season ends. Nalimov, who turns 21 on March 12, was the Hawks sixth round pick (179th overall) in the 2014 Draft. He has … Continue reading

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Blackhawks College Prospect Updates

The new NCAA men’s hockey rankings were released on Monday, and Blackhawks prospects are making an impact on some of the nation’s elite college teams. Tweet

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IceHogs, Fuel Goaltenders Earning Praise

The Blackhawks organizational depth between the pipes has earned some serious recognition this week. On Wednesday morning, Indy Fuel goaltender Mac Carruth was named the ECHL Goaltender of the Month. Carruth posted a 7-2-0 record with a 1.45 goals against average and … Continue reading

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Blackhawks College Prospect Updates

As we wait for the Blackhawks to return to the ice for the first time in February, let’s catch up with how the team’s prospects are doing at the college level. Tweet

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Rockford IceHogs Updates: McNeill An All-Star, Johns Hurt, Hartman Suspended

A few updates to stories out of Rockford in recent days: Forward Mark McNeill replaced Joakim Nordstrom in the AHL All-Star Game; Nordstrom is currently on the Blackhawks roster. Defenseman TJ Brennan was named a starter. Defenseman Stephen Johns, who … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospects Ranked Among Top 50

On Thursday morning, ESPN NHL Draft and Prospect analyst Corey Pronman released his rankings of the top 50 prospects in the NHL. Two Blackhawks prospects made his list, but with one notable name not making the list. Tweet

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Blackhawks College Prospect Updates

With the Blackhawks having a rare four day break in mid-January, and a number of the Hawks top prospects having performed well recently in the college ranks, let’s take a moment to catch up with how some recent draft picks … Continue reading

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