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Bowman: Blackhawks Will Buy Out Montador, Olesz

When Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman met with the media on Thursday morning, he confirmed what many had assumed for some time: the Hawks will use their compliance buyouts on defenseman Steve Montador and forward Rostislav Olesz. Tweet

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Olesz Named AHL Player of the Week

On Monday afternoon, Rostislav Olesz was named the AHL Player of the Week. In four games, Olesz had seven points (four goals, three assists), including two game-winning goals, and was plus-six for the week.   Tweet

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Blackhawks Waive Rostislav Olesz

On Wednesday, the Blackhawks placed Rostislav Olesz on waivers. In six games with the Blackhawks, Olesz had six shots on goal, zero goals, zero assists and was minus-one while averaging 9:06 in ice time per game. He was acquired in … Continue reading

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Why Are The Blackhawks Still Wasting A Roster Spot on Rostislav Olesz?

Rostislav Olesz was acquired in a salary-dumping trade with the Panthers this summer. Brian Campbell took his enormous cap hit to Florida, leaving the Hawks with a player making $3.125M - less than half the cap hit for fewer years. But … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Roster Question: What To Do With Rostislav Olesz?

When training camp begins tomorrow at the United Center, there are a number of questions that will need answers in a short amount of time. Unlike the beginning of last season, when most of the questions started with “Who the … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Roster: Who Makes It?

With news on Thursday (broken by the agent and player) that the Blackhawks have signed forward Brandon Segal, Chicago has plenty of depth up front heading into the 2011-12 season. Frankly, they did before signing Segal. And now they have … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Roster Breakdown: The 4th Line

Now that the Chicago Blackhawks appear to have their roster set for the 2011-12 season, we can start looking forward to coach Joel Quenneville’s potential lines. In this first edition of our series looking at the Hawks forward depth chart, … Continue reading

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Arbitration May Give Blackhawks More Cap Flexibility

When Chris Campoli and Viktor Stalberg filed for arbitration on Tuesday, most Hawks fans assumed it was a one-way ticket out of Chicago. It might be the opposite, especially in the case of Stalberg. Tweet

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Brian Campbell Traded to Florida Panthers

TSN’s Bob McKenzie has indicated Brian Campbell will be traded to Florida, and has agreed to waive his no-trade clause. The Blackhawks will receive winger Rostislav Olesz. Tweet

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