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2012-13 Rockford IceHogs: Where Did They Come From?

As the NHL and the NHLPA continue leaving fans at home, the AHL season is about to begin. The Blackhawks’ AHL affiliate in Rockford has an impressive roster with a handful of young players with NHL experience. Now two full seasons … Continue reading

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Rockford IceHogs Roster Set

On Thursday evening, the Blackhawks’ AHL affiliate Rockford IceHogs set their Opening Night roster. It is as follows: Forwards (15): Kyle Beach, Brandon Bollig, Wade Brookbank, Rob Flick, Jimmy Hayes, Marcus Kruger, Peter LeBlanc, Jeremy Morin, Philippe Paradis, Brandon Pirri, … Continue reading

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Rockford IceHogs Add Brett Lebda to Training Camp Roster

The Rockford IceHogs made a final addition to the group on their training camp roster on Friday: veteran defenseman Brett Lebda. Tweet

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Blackhawks Announce Roster for Convention

On Tuesday, the Blackhawks (finally) announced the roster of current and former players that will attend this weekend’s Blackhawks Convention. Here it is: Current: (24) Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane, Patrick Sharp, Marian Hossa, Duncan Keith, Brent Seabrook, Dave Bolland, Andrew … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Sign 3, Dump Salak

On Monday, the Chicago Blackhawks announced three roster moves. The organization agreed to two-year deals with forwards Ben Smith and Brandon Bollig. Both contracts are two-way in the first season, and one-way contracts in the second. Chicago also agreed to … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Rookies Making Huge Impact

As the Blackhawks push for a secure spot in the postseason, Chicago has received an incredible contribution from rookies. In fact, looking deeper into the numbers indicates the Hawks have relied on their rookies more than almost any other team … Continue reading

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Ben Smith’s Season Over

From a Blackhawks release late Thursday afternoon: “Ben Smith has suffered a right hip labral tear and a hernia. He will undergo endoscopic surgery next Thursday (March 15) to repair both issues. We anticipate a full recovery in approximately 16 … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospects: February Updates

On a somewhat regular basis throughout the season, we’ve looked around at some of the Hawks’ top prospects and how the future might look at the United Center. As we reach the middle of February, and need something (anything) positive … Continue reading

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Blackhawks: Rookie Grades At The All-Star Break

Now that the team has played 50 games, it’s a good time to evaluate the performances of the Chicago Blackhawks roster through the All-Star Break. In this first of a three-part series, we’ll begin by looking at the rookies on the roster. … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Head To All-Star Break With Loss

When the dust settled on Tuesday night at the United Center, the Blackhawks had lost to the Nashville Predators again. But this time, there were some positives fans could take away from the game. Tweet

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