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Blackhawks Roster Dilemma: Time To Cut Sami Lepisto

It’s been fun, but with the team struggling to find itself on the ice now is the time for the Blackhawks to begin making tough roster decisions.  And the first, and easiest, of those decisions is cutting defenseman Sami Lepisto … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Training Camp Festival Round-Up

After watching a few hours of hockey on a Saturday morning in mid-September, it’s easy to predict that the Blackhawks will win the Stanley Cup in June of 2012. Of course it is. But what did we see during the … Continue reading

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Updated Chicago Blackhawks Prospect Rankings

In the wake of an impressive rookie tournament in Oshawa, we have revised our rankings of the top prospects in the Blackhawks organization. Jeremy Morin, F Dylan Olsen, D Marcus Krüger, C Jimmy Hayes, F Brandon Saad, F Brandon Pirri, … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Announce Rookie Tournament Roster

On Wednesday afternoon, the Blackhawks announced which players will attend the Oshawa Rookie Tournament.  Tweet

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Blackhawks Organizational Depth Gaining Respect Around NHL

More league-wide sites are releasing their late-summer organizational rankings, and the Chicago Blackhawks are impressing a lot of people. Here’s a look at what some major sites have said about the Hawks’ organizational depth. Tweet

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Blackhawks Prospects: A Look Ahead to the 2011-12 Rockford IceHogs

Fans are already ready for the Chicago Blackhawks to take to the ice at the United Center, there is good reason to look west this year for some exciting hockey. Just about 90 miles from the United Center, the future … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Free Agency: The Blue Line Questions

  In the wake of the Brian Campbell trade, the Blackhawks have two perceptions to deal with: a lot of money to spend, and needs on the blue line. How will they address the roster holes on the back end … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Salary Cap and Free Agency Update

TSN’s Bob McKenzie tweeted late Sunday night that he had heard the NHL will raise the salary cap to $64M for the 2011-12 season. This is outstanding news for the Blackhawks, and now we can look to the summer with … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Salary Cap Outlook for 2011-12: Updated

With the news of Corey Crawford signing with the Blackhawks for three more years, it’s time to take an updated look forward at the salary cap situation for the Hawks. As we’ve done four times before, let’s look at what … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Sign Joe Lavin, Raise Questions About Blue Line’s Future

On Monday the Chicago Blackhawks announced that they had signed defenseman Joe Lavin to a two-year contract, beginning in the 2011-12 season. He had been the captain at Notre Dame, who just lost to eventual NCAA champion Minnesota-Duluth at the … Continue reading

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