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Chicago Blackhawks Blue Line Depth Paying Dividends

We’re only six games into October, but the summer shopping of Chicago GM Stan Bowman is already making a clear impact on the team’s play. Looking around the roster, there is much better chemistry and production coming already this year … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks Fantasy Hockey Predictions

Most of America is drafting fantasy football teams right now, but in a couple weeks our eyes will turn to hockey. Even if you don’t participate in fantasy hockey, predicting the output from the Hawks players in the coming season … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Blue Line: What Sami Lepisto Means To The Depth Chart

It was announced hours before the Blackhawks Convention opens that the team had reached an agreement with free agent defenseman Sami Lepisto on a one-year deal. What does this mean to the blue line for the Hawks this year? Let’s … Continue reading

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Looking Forward: Is the Blackhawks Blue Line Better?

As the dust settles from a wild weekend of free agent movement and trades around the NHL, the Chicago Blackhawks have been quietly active. While they haven’t spent millions of dollars, or (more importantly) committed multiple years to many players, … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Sign D Steve Montador

The Chicago Blackhawks have signed veteran defenseman Steve Montador to a four-year, $11M contract. Chicago’s financial commitment to the blue line is now more significant. Here’s the breakdown (listed number is player’s cap hit): Brent Seabrook $ 5,800,000 Duncan Keith $   … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Acquire Rights to D Steve Montador

  The Blackhawks have acquired the negotiating rights to free agent-to-be defenseman Steve Montador from the Buffalo Sabres. They now have until noon ET on Friday to get a deal done. In exchange for the veteran, the Hawks would move … Continue reading

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