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Why, And How, The Blackhawks Make A Play For Ryan Suter

If you’ve been asleep for the last 60 days, here’s what you’ve missed: the Blackhawks are in the hunt for both the number one and number eight seed in the Western Conference playoffs, and are one defenseman away from either … 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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Blackhawks Updates: Toews on IR, Pirri Recalled, Connelly An All-Star

On Tuesday morning, the Blackhawks made the expected roster move of placing captain Jonathan Toews on IR to make a roster spot for another center. Brandon Pirri, who will represent the organization as a member of the Rockford IceHogs in … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospects: January Updates

With all of Chicago falling head-over-heels in love with Andrew Shaw and Jimmy Hayes, it’s worth looking around the rest of the Blackhawks organization to see how other top prospects are performing. As we’ve done in November and December, here’s … Continue reading

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NHL Trade Deadline: Why The Blackhawks Should Remember The Phantoms

As trade speculation and rumors heat up all over the NHL, the Chicago Blackhawks are in the enviable position of having cap space, quality veteran depth, and good organizational depth. But before giving away any of the team’s top prospects, … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Trade Speculation: How The 2009 NHL Draft Is Shaping The Hawks Future

The Blackhawks have been forced to rely on the depth of their organization recently with a number of players getting called up from Rockford because of injuries. Now that Patrick Sharp is expected to miss a month, more prospects names … Continue reading

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Brandon Pirri Named To AHL All-Star Game

On Wednesday afternoon, the rosters for the 2012 AHL All-Star Game were released. The only Blackhawks prospect to be honored is Brandon Pirri. Pirri, 20, has 32 points (14 goals, 18 assists) in 31 games with the Rockford IceHogs this season. … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Injuries: Rockford Recalls Coming Soon

Not everything at the United Center is great these days. Other than their lackluster performance to begin the new calendar year on Monday night, the injury bug appears to have found the fringes of the Hawks roster. Coach Joel Quenneville … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Setting The Table For A Trade?

As the 2011 calendar year ends, the Blackhawks find themselves in a most enviable position. They’re on top of the Western Conference, have one of the top ten organizations in the NHL, and have over $5.5M in cap space to make … Continue reading

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