Jets Fly Past Hawks

The Blackhawks didn’t get the memo that their Christmas break didn’t start until Wednesday and the Winnipeg Jets were happy to hand them a loss on home ice.

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Blackhawks Dominating All-Star Voting

According to the most recent NHL release, five Chicago Blackhawks are now among the top six in NHL All-Star voting.

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John Hayden Named Alternate Captain By USA

Blackhawks prospect John Hayden was named an alternate captain by USA Hockey for the upcoming World Junior Championships on Tuesday morning.

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Antti Raanta, Blackhawks Blank Leafs

On a tough, emotional night for the Blackhawks at the United Center, the team responded to terrible news with a strong team performance and shutout the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Shaw helmet CR decal

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Blackhawks Mourn A Loss In The Family

On Sunday, the Blackhawks announced the death of assistant equipment manager Clint Reif. He leaves a wife and four kids four days before Christmas. The Hawks released this statement:

“We are deeply saddened by the untimely loss of one of our own family members this morning, assistant equipment manager Clint Reif. Like all trainers and support staff within our organization, Clint was instrumental in helping our players and coaches prepare and compete both on and off the ice. Our sincerest sympathies go out to the Reif family.”

The Blackhawks will hold a moment of silence prior to Sunday night’s game against the Toronto Maple Leafs and the players will wear these decals in remembrance of Reif.

Clint Reif helmet decal

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Blackhawks Fall To Bobrovsky, Jackets

Led by a phenomenal Sergei Bobrovsky, the Columbus Blue Jackets ended their long losing streak to the Chicago Blackhawks with a shootout victory on Saturday night.

Toews fight Dubinsky

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Amazing Jonathan Toews All-Star Video

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Blackhawks Blue Line Balance Ahead Of The Curve

The subtle science of the Blackhawks draft and trade maneuvers over the last few years is becoming more evident with each passing article involving analytics and position strategy.

Adam Clendening

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Blackhawks Send Darling To Rockford

After Tuesday night’s victory, the Blackhawks reassigned goaltender Scott Darling to Rockford.

Darling, 25, has been fantastic while Corey Crawford has been out of the lineup, posting a a 5-2-0 record, .937 save percentage and 1.97 goals-against average over two call-ups to Chicago this season.

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Blackhawks Tame Wild

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Just as they did in the spring, Minnesota gave the Blackhawks all they could handle on Tuesday night at the United Center. But the Hawks had enough offense to escape with a win over a division rival.

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