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Blackhawks Raise Another Banner, Win Opener 6-4

On Tuesday night, the Blackhawks raised their fifth championship banner into the United Center rafters. After a stunning pregame ceremony, the 2013-14 team hit the ice against a very good Washington Capitals team. As they last season, the new edition … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Beat Red Wings, Move Saad Back to Wing

On Sunday afternoon, the Blackhawks won a preseason game in Detroit. A number of young players had solid performances, but the bigger news was confirmed after the game. The Brandon Saad-at-Center experiment is over (for now). Tweet

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Blackhawks Blank Red Wings, Win Preseason Opener 2-0

Patrick Sharp and Ben Smith scored second period goals 69 seconds apart and Corey Crawford stopped all 19 shots he faced as the Blackhawks started their 2013 preseason with a 2-0 victory over the Detroit Red Wings. Tweet

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Rosters For Blackhawks vs. Red Wings

When the Blackhawks face the Red Wings to begin their preseason schedule on Tuesday night, it appears some of the key members of the Cup winning roster will be in the lineup. And, of course, some won’t. Tweet

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Blackhawks Options At Second Line Center Stir Discussion

A lot was said at the Blackhawks convention, ranging from the dancing abilities of Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews or Corey Crawford’s new love of a microphone and Andrew Shaw’s facial scars. When folks weren’t busy asking for autographs, they … Continue reading

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USA Hockey Announces Training Camp Invites

On Monday afternoon, USA hockey released the names of players invited to their training camp in August for the 2014 Winter Olympics. Chicago Blackhawks forwards Patrick Kane and Brandon Saad and defenseman Nick Leddy are among those invites. Tweet

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Brandon Saad Named To NHL All-Rookie Team

On Saturday morning, Blackhawks forward Brandon Saad was named to the NHL’s All-Rookie team. The Calder finalist is joined by forwards¬†Jonathan Huberdeau¬†(Florida) and Brendan Gallagher (Montreal), defensemen Justin Schultz (Edmonton) and Jonas Brodin (Minnesota) and goaltender Jake Allen (St. Louis). … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Dominate Kings, Head to LA Up 2-0

After Game One ended 2-1, it appeared the champion of the Western Conference would be the team to score a second goal first four times. On Sunday night, it didn’t take as long for the Blackhawks to hit that benchmark. … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Complete Historic Comeback, Advance To Conference Finals

The Blackhawks put the finishing touches on a historic comeback, overcoming a physical game and a blown call with less than two minutes left in regulation, and sent the Red Wings to the golf courses with an epic overtime victory. … Continue reading

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Brandon Saad Named Calder Trophy Finalist

Chicago Blackhawks forward Brandon Saad was named one of three finalists for the Calder Trophy on Monday morning. Montreal’s Brendan Gallagher and Florida’s Jonathan Huberdeau are the other two finalists. Tweet

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