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Brandon Saad Makes Blackhawks Opening Night Roster

On Thursday morning, the Blackhawks made a few roster moves in preparation for the season beginning on Saturday. Forwards Brandon Pirri and Jimmy Hayes and defenseman Ryan Stanton were sent back to Rockford. The Hawks roster now stands at 24 … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospects Brandon Saad, Garret Ross Honored

On Monday morning, two Blackhawks prospects were honored. Former Saginaw teammates Brandon Saad and Garret Ross named Player of the Week by the AHL and OHL, respectively. Tweet

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Kyle Beach Named AHL Player of the Week

On Monday, the AHL named Blackhawks prospect Kyle Beach the CCM/AHL Player of the Week. Beach posted five points this weekend, scoring twice against the Wolves on Friday night and then adding three points (goal, 2 assists) against Lake Erie … Continue reading

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2012-13 Rockford IceHogs: Where Did They Come From?

As the NHL and the NHLPA continue leaving fans at home, the AHL season is about to begin. The Blackhawks’ AHL affiliate in Rockford has an impressive roster with a handful of young players with NHL experience. Now two full seasons … Continue reading

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Rockford IceHogs Roster Set

On Thursday evening, the Blackhawks’ AHL affiliate Rockford IceHogs set their Opening Night roster. It is as follows: Forwards (15): Kyle Beach, Brandon Bollig, Wade Brookbank, Rob Flick, Jimmy Hayes, Marcus Kruger, Peter LeBlanc, Jeremy Morin, Philippe Paradis, Brandon Pirri, … Continue reading

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Rockford IceHogs Add Brett Lebda to Training Camp Roster

The Rockford IceHogs made a final addition to the group on their training camp roster on Friday: veteran defenseman Brett Lebda. Tweet

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Blackhawks Prospects Ranked By Hockey Prospectus

On Wednesday, Hockey Prospectus published their top 100 rankings. The Blackhawks were fairly well represented on the list. Here’s a look at where the Hawks top prospects landed on the list: 11. Teuvo Teravainen, LW 30. Brandon Saad, LW 50. … Continue reading

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Will the Blackhawks Sign Another Blue Line Prospect?

A great deal of speculation swirled around the NHL Draft this weekend in Pittsburgh regarding Niklas Hjalmarsson’s future with the Blackhawks organization. Reports indicate that Chicago is shopping both Hjalmarsson and Steve Montador (while he recovers from a concussion). While … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Sick Shootout Goal By IceHogs Matt Fornataro

This shootout goal from Rockford’s Matt Fornataro is ridiculous. Watch! Tweet

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What Is The Future Of Kyle Beach?

As the regular season finishes for both the NHL and the AHL, at least 14 teams will begin evaluating their potential roster for next season next week. Others, including the Blackhawks, will have to wait until their playoffs end at … Continue reading

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