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On Thursday, the Blackhawks announced a “Fan Salute” program in the wake of the lockout. According to the site, the team will be giving away 1,000 signed jerseys, 250 signed pucks, 100 signed sticks, 50 VIP experiences and tickets to … Continue reading →The post Chicago Blackhawks Announce “Fan Salute” Program appeared first on Committed Indians.
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On Thursday morning, the Blackhawks made a few roster moves in preparation for the season beginning on Saturday. Forwards Brandon Pirri and Jimmy Hayes and defenseman Ryan Stanton were sent back to Rockford. The Hawks roster now stands at 24 … Continue reading →The post Brandon Saad Makes Blackhawks Opening Night Roster appeared first on Committed Indians.
On Thursday afternoon, two Rockford IceHogs were named to the AHL’s Western Conference All-Star team: defenseman Adam Clendening and forward Martin St. Pierre. Clendening, in his first pro season, has 23 points (four goals, 19 assists) in 35 games this … Continue reading →The post Blackhawks Prospect Adam Clendening Named To AHL All-Star Team appeared first on Committed Indians.
from Tim Sassone of Between The Circles at the Chicago Daily-Herald,
The Blackhawks announced Thursday the launch of the Blackhawks Fan Salute program as an expression of gratitude to the fans for suffering through the lockout.
Through the program, the Hawks will give away 1,000 autographed jerseys over the course of the 99-day NHL season. The Hawks will also show their...
The Chicago Blackhawks have been ousted in the first round of the playoffs the past two years after winning the Stanley Cup.
The Blackhawks believe they can make a big run this season where there's little room for error with just 48 games to play. It starts with Saturday's opener at Los Angeles.
The Blackhawks still have the same cast of stars from their championship run...
To say this is a make-or-break year for Corey Crawford wouldn’t be original; he’s said it himself on more than one occasion since training camp opened. But the Blackhawks’ hopes of winning a second Stanley Cup inside five years rests … Continue reading →The post Chicago Blackhawks: Goaltender Preview appeared first on Committed Indians.
We’ve already looked at the Blackhawks depth on the blue line and the current state between the pipes, so now – a day before the season begins – let’s look at the forwards the Hawks will have on the ice … Continue reading →The post Chicago Blackhawks: Forward Preview appeared first on Committed Indians.
NHL veteran defenseman Sean O’Donnell announced his retirement Wednesday. O'Donnell, 41, played in 51 regular-season and six playoff games for the Chicago Blackhawks in 2011-12, but teams showed little interest in him after the lockout delayed the start of this season, TSN reported. The journeyman O'Donnell was a part of two Stanley Cup finals during a career that spanned...
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If youâre feeling a spinning sensation while following the Blackhawks right now, itâs not because your teamâs hopes are swirling the drain (at least not yet anyway).
Itâs because the Hawksâ marketing/p.r. machine is in high gear.
First it was Stan Bowman in an interview with ESPNâs Pierre LeBrun last week, scoffing at those...
On the eve of the new season (finally) beginning, we’re excited to announce a great new promotion with our partners at Triumph Books. In 2011, Triumph published 100 Things Blackhawks Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die. After an … Continue reading →The post Special Offer For Committed Indians appeared first on Committed Indians.
Late last season, we debuted a brand-new feature here at The Royal Half... "Know Your Opponent." And the reviews were... um... well... um... interesting. Brigitte from One Girl, One Puck has a very unique ability when it comes to in-depth previews of the upcoming opponents of the Los Angeles Kings. So I figured we would continue to have her take a look at the big LA Kings...
In honor of the 2013 regular season beginning, we’re throwing puck drop party! On Saturday, Jan. 19, the defending Stanley Cup Champion Los Angeles Kings will receive their rings, raise a banner, and then host the Chicago Blackhawks to begin … Continue reading →The post 2013 Puck Drop Celebration appeared first on Committed Indians.