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Special Teams Fail (Again), Hawks Fall in Minnesota

The Blackhawks erased a two-goal deficit after 38 lifeless minutes, but their special teams once again failed as the Wild earned a 4-3 victory in Minnesota on Thursday night. Tweet

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Andrew Shaw, Michal Handzus Out For Thursday

The Blackhawks will be without Andrew Shaw and Michal Handzus in Minnesota. Handzus will miss a second consecutive game, while Shaw got hit hard late in Tuesday night’s loss to the Stars. Neither will travel with the team. The Hawks … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Roster Moves: Brandon Pirri, Jeremy Morin Trade Places

On Wednesday morning, the Chicago Blackhawks made a few roster moves. Center Brandon Pirri was sent back to Rockford. Mike Kostka, who has been on IR, was activated and sent to Rockford on a rehab assignment.¬†Forwards Jeremy Morin and Joakim … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Defeat Islanders on Night of Firsts

It wasn’t easy, but the Chicago Blackhawks skated past the New York Islanders on a night that saw a number of firsts for the organization. Tweet

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Blackhawks Lose Late In St. Louis

After falling behind twice to the Blues, the Blackhawks were able to quickly come back and tie the score. Unfortunately, the third and final St. Louis goal came with less than 22 seconds left in regulation, and Chicago suffered their … Continue reading

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Who Is Joakim Nordstrom?

One of the Blackhawks players receiving an increasing amount of attention during the preseason has been 21-year-old forward Joakim Nordstrom. If/When he makes the Opening Night roster, many fans will be asking: who is this kid? Tweet

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Blackhawks Fall To Pens In Shootout

After making a number of roster moves earlier on Monday, the Blackhawks (well, mostly IceHogs) faced the Pittsburgh Penguins. In another preseason shootout, the Hawks lost to the Pens 3-2. Tweet

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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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Blackhawks Announce Roster for 2013 Rookie Tournament

On Thursday afternoon the Blackhawks announced their roster for the 2013 Rookie Tournament at Budweiser Gardens in London, Ontario. Also participating in that tournament, which runs¬†from Sept. 5-8, will be prospects from the Pittsburgh Penguins, Toronto Maple Leafs and Ottawa … Continue reading

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