Category Archives: Prospects

Back To School: Blackhawks Prospects In NCAA For 2013-14 Season

When the 2013-14 season starts, the Blackhawks will defend their Stanley Cup championship at the NHL level. Meanwhile, the Rockford IceHogs will have a talented group coming back to battle for an AHL playoff berth. A handful of the organization’s … Continue reading

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The 2008 NHL Draft: Chicago’s Worst Of The Decade

With news on Wednesday that Shawn Lalonde is headed to Germany, the Blackhawks 2008 Draft Class takes another hit. Looking back five years to that group, the Hawks nearly missed on an entire draft. Tweet

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Shawn Lalonde Headed to Germany

On Wednesday, the website for the Berlin Polar Bears posted news that they have signed defenseman Shawn Lalonde. Lalonde was a restricted free agent with the Blackhawks. Berlin is a member of the Deutsche Eishockey League. Forwards Danny Briere and … Continue reading

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Blackhawks, IceHogs Blue Line Decisions Coming

With last week’s announcement that the Blackhawks had signed defensemen Theo Peckham and Mike Kostka, the organization’s pool of defenseman for the 2013-14 season is taking shape. Tweet

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Chicago Blackhawks Prospect Camp Recap

With their NHL roster nearly set with Marcus Kruger re-signed, the Blackhawks’ annual prospect camp was a showcase of some of the organization’s next generation of contributors to show what they can do against each other. Tweet

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Stephen Johns Going Back To College

Defenseman Stephen Johns informed Chicago media on Monday that he will return to Notre Dame for his senior season. Johns, one of the top blue line prospects in the Hawks organization, had been rumored to be considering his options. Tweet

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Chicago Blackhawks Prospect Camp This Week

When the Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks host their 2013 Prospect Camp this week, some recent draft choices will be in attendance. The roster will include 51 prospects. Among those expected to attend are forwards Kevin Hayes, Mark McNeill, Phillip Danault, Garret Ross, … Continue reading

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Who’s Next: Brandon Pirri

With Dave Bolland and Michael Frolik already traded out of town, the eyes of the Blackhawks organization are clearly on the future. One of the names brought up repeatedly by GM Stan Bowman after the Cup rally in Grant Park … Continue reading

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2013 NHL Draft: Blackhawks Picks In Rounds 5-7

The Blackhawks made the following picks in rounds 5-7 during the 2013 NHL Draft: Round 5 - Pick 134 – Luke Johnson, F 5-11, 180 USHL Johnson is headed to North Dakota this fall after playing for Lincoln in the USHL. … Continue reading

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2013 NHL Draft: Chicago Blackhawks Select C John Hayden

With the 74th overall selection in the 2013 NHL Draft, acquired from Winnipeg for Michael Frolik, the Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks selected center John Hayden. Hayden, listed at 6-2 and 220 pounds, was named MVP of Team East at … Continue reading

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