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Blackhawks Recall Joakim Nordstrom

On Wednesday, the Blackhawks recalled forward Joakim Nordstrom from Rockford. Nordstrom, 22, started the season with the NHL club before heading to the IceHogs. He has 33 points (17 goals, 16 assists) in 58 AHL games with Rockford this season. Michal … Continue reading

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Brian Connelly Rejoins Rockford

There was one minor move made by the Blackhawks earlier this week. On Wednesday, the Blackhawks traded forward Brad Winchester to Minnesota for defenseman Brian Connelly. Both players have been in the AHL this entire season. Tweet

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Brandon Pirri Named All-Star Game MVP

Brandon Pirri scored twice and added an assist as the AHL All-Stars defeated visiting Färjestad BK of the Swedish Hockey League 7-2 on Wednesday evening. Pirri was named the game’s MVP.   Tweet

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Blackhawks Prospect Updates

It’s been almost a full month since we checked in with the Blackhawks’ top prospects, so let’s take a look around the system at how the next generation of Chicago stars have been performing. Tweet

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Blackhawks Announce Roster for 2013 Rookie Tournament

On Thursday afternoon the Blackhawks announced their roster for the 2013 Rookie Tournament at Budweiser Gardens in London, Ontario. Also participating in that tournament, which runs from Sept. 5-8, will be prospects from the Pittsburgh Penguins, Toronto Maple Leafs and Ottawa … 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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AHL Realignment Approved

On Thursday morning, the AHL Board of Governors approved realignment for the 2013-14 season. The Rockford IceHogs will play in the Midwest Division of the Western Conference with the Chicago Wolves, Grand Rapids Griffins, Iowa Wild and Milwaukee Admirals. Tweet

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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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Rockford IceHogs Season Ends

On Sunday, the Rockford IceHogs season came to a close. There were a number of notable performances from some Chicago Blackhawks prospects in the AHL this season. Tweet

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Olesz Named AHL Player of the Week

On Monday afternoon, Rostislav Olesz was named the AHL Player of the Week. In four games, Olesz had seven points (four goals, three assists), including two game-winning goals, and was plus-six for the week.   Tweet

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