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Blackhawks Stepping Up In Patrick Sharp’s Absence

When Patrick Sharp went down for a few weeks, there were instant concerns that the struggling Blackhawks were going to need help to get back on track. In the two games since Sharp left the lineup, the Hawks have received … Continue reading

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Kids Lead Blackhawks To Victory Again

The Blackhawks improved to 2-0-0 without Patrick Sharp on Thursday night with a dominating 5-2 win over the struggling Minnesota Wild. And once again, it was the team’s rookies leading the way to victory. Tweet

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Blackhawks Problems: Jamal Mayers Deserves More Time

The Blackhawks continue trying to reinvent the wheel with their forward lines, and the success they have received from the often-random groups is a consistent as the lines have been. One forward who hasn’t received an increased work load is Jamal Mayers. … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Grades At Christmas: Forwards

With the Blackhawks taking time away from the ice for Christmas, it’s a good time to look back at the first 35 games of the NHL season. The Hawks are 22-9-4, good for first place in the Central Division and Western … Continue reading

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Blackhawks: Backing the Bickell Benching

According to reports, the Chicago Blackhawks will roll out new-look lines on Tuesday night in an effort to get the team out of a funk. Part of that new look will be Bryan Bickell watching from the press box. Why … Continue reading

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Blackhawks-Panthers Like A Family Reunion

When the Blackhawks play in Florida on Thursday, it will be as much a reunion as it will be a hockey game. Tweet

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Nick Leddy Leads Blackhawks To Win Over Blue Jackets

Two Blackhawks were credited with their first goals of the season, and the highlights revealed a number of other players making special plays, but it was young defenseman Nick Leddy that led the Chicago Blackhawks to victory on Saturday night. … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Third Line Looking Elite

When the Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup in 2010, the depth on the Chicago roster was the biggest difference between the Blackhawks and their opponents. It’s early in the 2011-12 season, but the Hawks third line is already starting to look … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Roster for Second Preseason game

The Chicago Blackhawks have posted the official roster for Thursday night’s second preseason game against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Tweet

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Chicago Blackhawks Roster Breakdown: The 2nd Line

The Blackhawks roster is set, and we’ve started looking at the team’s depth chart heading toward the coming season. On Sunday, we examined the potential fourth line combinations. Next, we looked at the third line potential for this season. Now, … Continue reading

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