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Chicago Blackhawks Salary Cap and Free Agency Update

TSN’s Bob McKenzie tweeted late Sunday night that he had heard the NHL will raise the salary cap to $64M for the 2011-12 season. This is outstanding news for the Blackhawks, and now we can look to the summer with … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Salary Cap Outlook for 2011-12: Updated

With the news of Corey Crawford signing with the Blackhawks for three more years, it’s time to take an updated look forward at the salary cap situation for the Hawks. As we’ve done four times before, let’s look at what … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Season Ending Grades: Defensemen

Now that the season has ended, and the lockers have been cleared out, we’ll look back at the season that was and grade the players on the 2010-11 Chicago Blackhawks. In our first edition of the season grades, we looked at … Continue reading

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Is Brian Campbell Really A Problem? And Is There A Salary Cap Answer For The Blackhawks?

When the Blackhawks season ended on Tuesday night, everyone looked for a scapegoat. It was easy to throw poor Chris Campoli under the bus for his awful turnover in overtime. And Marian Hossa didn’t put up a lot of points, … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Roster: Projecting 2011-12, And It Looks Good

Now that the Blackhawks’ season has come to a close, the questions – and blaming – have started as fans look towards next year. First of all, it’s going to be OK in Chicago. They have plenty of talent on … Continue reading

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Blackhawks-Canucks: Inside The Numbers from Game Six

  The Canucks admittedly played their best game of the series in Chicago on Sunday night, and lost. The Blackhawks had a solid game, but a number of players weren’t their best. But there are a few numbers that stick … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Battle But Ben Smith Can’t Bring Them Back

In what became a duel between two scorers, Daniel Sedin and the Canucks squeaked out a 4-3 win. While one of the Sedins leading the way for Vancouver isn’t surprising, the name Ben Smith might not have been familiar to … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Lose Game One in Vancouver: So What?

The Chicago Blackhawks started their title defense in Vancouver with a shutout loss at the hands of Roberto Luongo and the Canucks. So what? Tweet

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Blackhawks Defense, Corey Crawford Appear Back on Track

After a rough stretch of games in mid-March, during which the Hawks went 1-2-2, it appears they have found their groove again. And it begins on defense. Tweet

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Blackhawks Salary Cap in 2011-12: Perspective 3.0

  Now that Marcus Krüger has arrived in Chicago, it’s worth taking a look at the perceived “trainwreck” of a salary cap situation facing the Chicago Blackhawks next year. Back in mid-January, we looked at some potential numbers for the … Continue reading

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