1. Chicago Blackhawks Marian Hossa Out Up To 2 Weeks: Now What?

    Reports from Chicago Blackhawks practice on Thursday were bad: Superstar Marian Hossa , who was off to one of the best starts in the NHL this year, will miss “up to two weeks” with an upper-body injury...

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  2. Chicago Blackhawks License Plates Now Available

    Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White was joined by a number of members of the Chicago Blackhawks organization, including goalie Marty Turco and Hall of Famer Stan Mikita , in revealing the new Chicago Blackhawks Specialty License Plates...

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  3. Chicago Blackhawks: An Exhausted Review of the First 10 Games

    Teams in the NHL only get 82 games to prove themselves, so making the most of every night is crucial...

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  4. Marty Turco Excellent Again as Chicago Blackhawks Continue Rolling

    On Wednesday night, two Western Conference heavyweights came to the United Center for a game that would be televised across the US and Canada...

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  5. Chicago Blackhawks: Player Grades Through 7 Games

    The defending Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks have played an NHL-high seven games already, and despite a rough start are riding a three-game winning streak...

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  6. Marian Hossa, Patrick Sharp Lead Unstoppable Chicago Blackhawks

    Over the course of a long 82-game regular season there are games that serve as a catalyst that can either spark a great stretch, confident play or can send a team into a tailspin of mediocrity...

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  7. Chicago Blackhawks Demote Nick Leddy: Reality of Why

    On Sunday morning, the Chicago Blackhawks announced that they had demoted top prospect Nick Leddy to Rockford of the AHL. As I wrote when the move was announced, it doesn’t make much sense within the context of the current Blackhawks roster...

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  8. Chicago Blackhawks Have Big Blue Line Questions

    Another night, another tough home loss for the Chicago Blackhawks . But there is reason for concern now...

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  9. NHL Suspensions: Blackhawks' Hjalmarsson, Isles' Wisniewski Benched

    The NHL reviewed the hit Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson put on Buffalo ’s Jason Pominville on Monday night and spoke to Hjalmarsson on a conference call on Tuesday afternoon...

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  10. Marian Hossa Exploding for the Chicago Blackhawks

    Last summer, when the Chicago Blackhawks shocked the hockey world by announcing a long-term contract with superstar forward Marian Hossa , the assumption in Chicago was that ...

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  11. Chicago Blackhawks: What We Learned From Game 1

    If you watched any of the games between the Chicago Blackhawks and Avalanche last year, an easy ending was the furthest thing from your mind. If Marty Turco expected to face fewer shots in Chicago than he did in Dallas ...

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  12. Vancouver Canucks Trade Shane O'Brien To Nashville Predators

    As names were flying onto the waiver wire on Tuesday, a fairly significant trade went down that could impact two divisional races...

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  13. Chicago Blackhawks: Opening Night Roster Projection

    Now that the Jeremy Morin question has been answered, it appears the Chicago Blackhawks ’ roster for Opening Night in Denver is fairly certain...

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  14. Chicago Blackhawks Send Jeremy Morin To AHL

    In a move that is surprising because it is...surprising...the Chicago Blackhawks have sent 19-year-old forward Jeremy Morin to Rockford of the AHL...

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  15. Chicago Blackhawks Preseason Recap: Excitement Everywhere

    The preseason is over. Finally. In theory, when this part of the schedule arrives, the dust is settled and the team is ready to jump into the regular season...

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  16. Brian Campbell Out Four Weeks, Nick Leddy Coming To Chicago

    According to the Chicago Blackhawks , tests indicated on Saturday morning that defenseman Brian Campbell has a sprained right knee and will miss the next four weeks...

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  17. Chicago Blackhawks Win Game, May Have Lost Brian Campbell

    The Chicago Blackhawks might have another face to replace on Opening Night. Defenseman Brian Campbell went down under four minutes into the second period of Friday night’s 5-2 win against the Pittsburgh Penguins and required assistance off the ice.

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  18. Chicago Blackhawks Make Bold Roster Cuts

    The Chicago Blackhawks have made more roster cuts on Friday, and they’re bold. Igor Makarov, who started training camp on fire, and Kyle Beach, who entered the summer as the Hawks’ top forward prospect, are both headed to Rockford...

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  19. Chicago Blackhawks: Remembering the Departed Champions

    In June, the Chicago Blackhawks ended a 49-year drought between Stanley Cup championships. Patrick Kane scored an overtime game-winner that wasn't seen by the officials, so the celebration ...

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  20. Philadelphia Flyers Lose Michael Leighton For a Month

    The news out of Philadelphia is all too familiar. A goalie is injured. Playoff hero Michael Leighton has a bulging disc in his back, and will miss the first month of the season...

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  21. Chicago Blackhawks Roster Coming Into Focus

    After a number of players were sent to juniors and the AHL this weekend, the limited roster spots available for prospects in the NHL are starting to become a bit more clear for the defending Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks...

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  22. NY Islanders Lose Mark Streit For Six Months

    Reports out of New York are that the Islanders have lose defenseman Mark Streit for six months. Streit was hit during a scrimmage and reportedly suffered a torn labrum and torn rotator cuff, and will require major surgery...

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  23. Chicago Blackhawks: Reflections After Three Preseason Games

    We're less than two weeks away from the regular season, and the roster is starting to take shape for the defending champion Chicago Blackhawks...

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  24. Minnesota Wild Lose Goalie Josh Harding to Serious Knee Injury

    According to Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, the Wild have lost goalie Josh Harding to a torn ACL and MCL. Harding was carried off the ice Friday night after multiple hits in the Wild's preseason game against the St...

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  25. NHL '24/7': Top 10 Things To Look For In Upcoming HBO Reality Show

    On Thursday, the NHL announced that it had reached an exciting new partnership with HBO to film a reality show centered around two of the games great young teams before this year's edition of the Winter Classic...

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