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Various thoughts & ideas about the Chicago Blackhawks

Official: Winter Classic at Nationals Park

The NHL made official on Wednesday morning what had already been reported here and elsewhere over the weekend, naming Nationals Park in Washington DC as the home for the 2015 Bridgestone Winter Classic. On Sept. 23, the Washington Capitals will unveil … Continue reading

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Jonathan Toews Ice Bucket Challenge

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Five Year Plan: How The 2009 NHL Draft Still Impacts The Blackhawks

As we look ahead at the 2014-15 Blackhawks, looking back to the 2009 Draft is an intriguing part of the team’s recent history – and its future. Tweet

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Happy Birthday, Duncan Keith

Wednesday is Duncan Keith’s 31st birthday. Less than one month removed from receiving his second Norris Trophy, the future Hall of Famer continues to be a rock on the Hawks’ blue line. Tweet

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Blackhawks Prospect Camp Preview: Goaltenders

We’ve already looked ahead at the defensemen and forwards headed to the Blackhawks’ prospect camp this week. Now, let’s take a look at who will be between the pipes. Tweet

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The Significance of 19 & 88

When the Blackhawks announced on Wednesday that the franchise had locked up Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane for eight more seasons, it signified a commitment to the heart of the team for the next decade (at least). But it will … Continue reading

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Blues Sign Paul Stastny

The St. Louis Blues have signed center Paul Stastny to a four-year deal worth $7M per. BREAKING NEWS: The Blues have signed free agent center Paul Stastny to a four-year deal. #stlblues pic.twitter.com/vqcG7RlTer — St. Louis Blues (@StLouisBlues) July 1, … Continue reading

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NHL Free Agency: Mathieu Perreault, Blackhawks A Fit?

On Monday afternoon, the Anaheim Ducks may have made a player available that could be an intriguing name for the Chicago Blackhawks. Mathieu Perreault did not receive a qualifying offer from Anaheim, and could become an unrestricted free agent on … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Select F Beau Starrett

With the 88th overall selection in the 2014 NHL Draft, the Chicago Blackhawks select center Beau Starrett. Tweet

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Blackhawks Select F Matheson Iacopelli

With the 83rd overall pick in the 2014 NHL Draft, the Chicago Blackhawks select forward Matheson Iacopelli. Chicago received this pick from Calgary for Brandon Bollig moments before the selection. Tweet

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