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Ranking the Prospects: Chicago’s Best Defensemen

With the prospect camp behind us, it’s a good time to evaluate Chicago’s organizational depth. There is a lot to like about the Blackhawks collection of prospects right now, and there are a few question marks as well. Today, let’s … Continue reading

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Blachawks Prospect Camp: What To Watch

The Blackhawks prospect camp is under way, and there will be a lot said about how some of the new faces mix in with names some fans have become more familiar with over the past few years. Not many of … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospect Camp Preview: Defensemen

The Blackhawks prospect camp opens this weekend, and many of the organization’s top prospects will be on the ice. As has been the trend with the Blackhawks under Stan Bowman’s guidance, there will be a strong college flavor at prospect … Continue reading

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Blackhawks, IceHogs Blue Lines Opening Options

The competition for ice time as a defenseman at any level of the Chicago Blackhawks organization will be fierce when the 2014-15 season begins. Tweet

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Blackhawks Sign Stephen Johns

On Wednesday, the Chicago Blackhawks agreed to a two-year deal with Notre Dame defenseman Stephen Johns. Johns then signed a professional tryout contract with the Rockford IceHogs. Tweet

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A Look Ahead: Blackhawks Blue Line Prospects

With the signing of free agent college defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk, the Blackhawks organization is loaded with prospects on the blue line. How will they all shake out as this calendar year progresses? Tweet

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7 Blackhawks Prospects in NCAA Tournament

On Sunday, the brackets for the 2014 Frozen Four tournament were released and seven Blackhawks prospects will be in action. Tweet

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Blackhawks: Saad Staying Home, College Prospect Updates

Brandon Saad will not travel with the Blackhawks to Philadelphia for Tuesday night’s game. He is suffering from an upper-body injury; his final shift came with just under eight minutes left in the second period on Sunday. Tweet

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Blackhawks College Prospects In Action

Some of the Blackhawks top college prospects were in action again on Saturday night. After getting hammered by Notre Dame on Friday night, Boston College rallied to a 4-2 win on Saturday. Kevin Hayes scored one goal and added two … Continue reading

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The Significance Of Mike Kostka

It was reported on Sunday that Tampa claimed defenseman Mike Kostka off waivers from Chicago. In doing so, the Bolts did the Hawks a huge favor. Tweet

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