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Blackhawks Prospect Updates

On Friday, the NHL cancelled more games (this time thru Nov. 1). So, with the exception of the charity game on Oct. 26, there will be no action from the big boys for at least a couple more weeks. With … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospect Camp Preview: Forwards

The Blackhawks summer prospect camp begins on Monday, and many of the organization’s top prospects will be in attendance. In this first part of a three-part series, we’ll look at some of the forwards that will be participating in the … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Sign Four Prospects

Blackhawks have agreed to terms with forward Joakim Nordstrom, defenseman Klas Dahlbeck, and goaltenders Mac Carruth and Kent Simpson on three-year contracts. We reported the Carruth deal last week. Carruth, Nordstrom and Simpson were drafted in 2010; Dahlbeck was a … Continue reading

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World Junior Championships: Blackhawks Prospects Back In Action

All five of the Blackhawks’ prospects were on the ice at the World Junior Championships on Tuesday. In the first game of the day, the United States hammered Latvia 12-2. Adam Clendening scored in the second period and added an … Continue reading

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Mixed Results For Blackhawks Prospects At WJC On Saturday

Saturday evening brought mixed results for the five Blackhawks prospects in action. In the earlier of the two games featuring future Hawks, the USA tried to come back from an early 3-0 deficit but couldn’t get past a second goal … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospects In Action At World Junior Championships Friday

At the World Junior Championships on Friday, five Blackhawks prospects were in action. For Sweden, Ludvig Rensfeldt and Joakim Nordstrom continued their strong play in a 9-1 win over Slovakia. Nordstrom scored his third goal in three games, and Rensfeldt … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospects Continue To Impress At World Junior Championships

On Wednesday, the Blackhawks were once again well represented at the World Junior Championships. The United States lost to¬†Finland 3-1, but the lone goal for the USA came from Hawks’ prospect Brandon Saad. Stephen Johns was especially impressive on the … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Prospects Begin World Junior Championships

The World Junior Championships have begun, and the Blackhawks have a number of prospects competing. On Monday, Adam Clendening, Stephen Johns and Brandon Saad all registered a point in the USA’s 11-3 win over Denmark. Johns scored a goal, Clendening … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospects Getting Shot At WJC Rosters

Eight Chicago Blackhawks prospects have been invited to the tryout camps for their respective country’s World Junior Championships team. Forwards Mark McNeill and Phillip Danault, the two first round draft picks of the Hawks in 2011, were both invited to … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Centered Focus

There has been discussion in the wake of Patrick Sharp’s contract extension regarding whether or not he’ll play win or center primarily this season. Certainly the center position is perhaps the biggest – and only – question mark heading into … Continue reading

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