Category Archives: Here come the Hawks…

Various thoughts & ideas about the Chicago Blackhawks

Stanley Cup Playoff Predictions: First Round

It is time! The 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs begin tonight, so it’s time to reveal our predictions for the first round. These picks can been seen and compared against the rest of the staff at The Fourth Period. Tweet

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What’s Up, Kevin Hayes?

Various media outlets have alluded to something CSN Chicago’s Tracey Myers tweeted a couple weeks ago: Boston College senior forward Kevin Hayes will not sign with the Chicago Blackhawks. Tweet

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Blackhawks Blanked In Washington

No Toews, no Kane, no Keith, no offense. Tweet

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Injuries Impacting Western Conference Playoff Races

Blackhawks fans watched Jonathan Toews skate off the ice in pain on Sunday night in Pittsburgh, and a roster already missing Patrick Kane and Bryan Bickell had another hole to fill. Unfortunately for the NHL, the Hawks aren’t the only … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Sign Trevor van Riemsdyk

On Monday the Blackhawks announced they have agreed to termson a two-year contract  with NCAA free agent defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk. The contract will begin at the start of the 2014-15 season. Tweet

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Blackhawks Handle Sabres

Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews scored in the same game for the 51st time in their careers, and those two goals were enough as the Hawks edged the Sabres in Kane’s home town. Tweet

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Western Conference Trade Deadline Breakdown

The 2014 NHL trade deadline has come and gone, and the Western Conference was incredibly busy. In total, nine different picks in the 2014 NHL Draft were traded away by the top ten teams in the Western Conference, while the … Continue reading

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Ryan Miller, Steve Ott Dealt To St. Louis

The first bombshell of the NHL trade season hit late Friday as the St. Louis Blues acquired goaltender Ryan Miller and forward Steve Ott from the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for Jaroslav Halak, Chris Stewart, prospect William Carrier, a first-round … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Fall To Rangers

The Blackhawks stumbled out of the gate to start the home stretch of their regular season, losing 2-1 to the Rangers at Madison Square Garden. Tweet

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Blackhawks Roster Moves: Internal Promotion Candidates

As the Blackhawks’ Olympians return to North American ice and fans prepare for the Stadium Series game at Soldier Field this weekend, the trade deadline is coming soon (March 5). The Hawks will likely see a name or two added to … Continue reading

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