As we conclude our 2014-15 season previews in the Atlantic Division, we’ve already discussed the Buffalo Sabres, Florida Panthers, Ottawa Senators, Toronto Maple Leafs, Detroit Red Wings, Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins.
After a season derailed by a major injury to Steven Stamkos and the drama surrounding the departure of Martin St. Louis, the Tampa Bay Lightning had the busiest offseason in the league. Will it pay off with a long postseason?
The Blackhawks blew out the Oilers in a late afternoon affair in Saskatoon on Sunday.
After Friday night’s loss to the Rangers, the Blackhawks announced roster moves that bring the NHL roster to 36 players.
The Hawks announced that forwards Matt Carey and Phillip Danault and defenseman Stephen Johns have been assigned to Rockford.
The team also announced they have released defenseman Cam Barker from camp.
The Blackhawks lost a second preseason game in as many days, dropping a home decision to the defending Eastern Conference champion New York Rangers on Friday night.
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On Friday afternoon, the Chicago Blackhawks announced that forwards Mark McNeill, Alex Broadhurst and Drew LeBlanc and defensemen Mathieu Brisebois, Dillon Fournier and Viktor Svedberg have been assigned to Rockford.
As we continue our 2014-15 season previews in the Atlantic Division, we’ve already discussed the Buffalo Sabres, Florida Panthers, Ottawa Senators, Toronto Maple Leafs, Detroit Red Wings and Montreal Canadiens.
Like the Blackhawks, the Boston Bruins have some salary cap driven decisions to make before the 2014-15 season begins. What’s in store for the Bruins this year?
The Blackhawks fell in their second preseason game 3-2 in Detroit on Thursday evening.
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As we continue our 2014-15 season previews in the Atlantic Division, we’ve already looked at the Buffalo Sabres, Florida Panthers, Ottawa Senators, Toronto Maple Leafs and Detroit Red Wings. Let’s now turn our attention to the Montreal Canadiens.
Leadership changes are taking place in Montreal. Will they pay off with another deep playoff run?
It took 3:01 into overtime for the Blackhawks to earn a victory, but the 2014-15 preseason got off to a winning start at the United Center on Tuesday night.
On Tuesday morning, the Blackhawks announced a few roster moves before the preseason opener against the Red Wings.
The team assigned goaltenders Mac Carruth and Kent Simpson to Rockford. Also, the Hawks released defensemen Justin Holl, Kirill Gotovets and Zach Miskovic and forward Ryan Schnell from training camp tryouts. Those four players will report to Rockford as well.