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Blackhawks Future: Reflections from Rockford

On Wednesday night, the Rockford Ice Hogs battled for a big victory over Peoria. I attended the game to get a look at the future of the Blackhawks, and came away with some strong impressions. This wasn’t the first time I … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospects: Reflections from Rockford

On Wednesday night, I drove to Rockford to see some good, live hockey while the Blackhawks are out of town for two weeks. It also gave me a chance to see the future of the Hawks in action. The IceHogs … Continue reading

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Marian Hossa Out “Up To 2 Weeks” – What Now?

  Reports from Blackhawks practice on Thursday were bad: superstar Marian Hossa, who was off to one of the best starts in the NHL this year, will miss “up to two weeks” with an upper-body injury. Hossa was injured on … Continue reading

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Tomas Kopecky Sick, Blackhawks Call Up Evan Brophey

 The Blackhawks called up center Evan Brophey from Rockford on Saturday afternoon. Brophey, 23, is listed at 6’1 and 205 pounds and has three points (two goals, one assist) in six games for the IceHogs. He was drafted in the … Continue reading

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How the Blackhawks Keep Antti Niemi

Thanks to a flurry of fantastic, under-the-radar moves over the past couple weeks, the Blackhawks might now be able to afford having Antti Niemi back on their roster for the 2010-11 season. Because of a handful of two-way contracts added … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Sign Evan Brophey

Late Thursday the Blackhawks agreed to terms with center Evan Brophey on a two-way contract. The deal has a base salary of $500k, and is only one year in length, according to CapGeek.com. Brophey was selected in the third round (68th … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Top 20 Prospect Rankings: Post-Draft Edition

Now that the 2010 NHL Draft is in the rear-view mirror and the dust appears to have settled (before free agency starts on July 1), let’s look at the top prospects in the Blackhawks organization. If you’re interested in seeing … Continue reading

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