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The Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday traded forward Peter LeBlanc to the Washington Capitals in exhange for future considerations. In addition, the Blackhawks' AHL affiliant, the Rockford IceHogs, acquired Mathieu Beaudoin from the Hershey Bears in exchange for future considerations. Beaudoin, 28, appeared in 32 games this season Hershey, scoring three goals and adding seven assists. The Bears are the AHL affiliate of the Capitals. LeBlanc, 24, recorded 12 points (four goals, eight assists) in 34 games with the IceHogs this season.
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The Blackhawks left Vancouver with a point on Friday night, but many fans were wondering if they ever arrived in the first place. In one of the more lackluster efforts of the season, very few Blackhawks appeared to be engaged … Continue reading →The post Dave Bolland Injured, Blackhawks Fall In Shootout appeared first on Committed Indians.
Andrew Shaw got on the board and Corey Crawford continued his strong start to the season as the Blackhawks started their long road trip in Minnesota on Wednesday night. Trailing 1-0, Bryan Bickell attacked the net and Shaw deposited a … Continue reading →The post Perfect No More: Blackhawks Fall in Shootout appeared first on Committed Indians.
The Washington Capitals have acquired minor league forwards Peter LeBlanc and Casey Wellman in a pair of trades.
The Capitals got LeBlanc from Chicago in exchange for future considerations. The 24-year-old has four goals and eight assists in 34 games this season with Rockford of the American Hockey League.
Wellman came over in a deal with Florida, which received center Zach Hamill...
The Chicago Blackhawks are off to the best start in the 86-year history of the franchise, led by a balanced offense, a strong penalty kill and reliable goaltending.
They'll look to continue their well-rounded play when they open a six-game road trip Wednesday night against the Minnesota Wild, who just put a stop to a three-game losing streak.
The Blackhawks (6-0-0) are one of...
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Headline: Heated and Hated Rivalry Continues – Canucks Host Blackhawks Friday Night
One of the best rivalry’s in the NHL writes another chapter Friday night when the Chicago Blackhawks, fresh of their first loss of the season (albeit a shootout loss) pays visit to the Vancouver Canucks who climbed over .500 with a 3-0 win over Colorado on Wednesday night...
Despite playing a shortened season, the NHL has not been short on fantastic plays so far this year. On a 5-on-3 powerplay in the first period, Minnesota Wild forward Pierre-Marc Bouchard was left open on the back door and Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford dove across to make the miraculous save.The Blackhawks are currently 6-0 and are looking to extend their unbeaten...
The Chicago Blackhawks have suffered back-to-back losses since their franchise-best start but they've continued to earn points.
After struggling to get the puck in the net last time out, the Blackhawks might have better success scoring and keeping their point streak going when they visit the Calgary Flames.
Chicago will try to add to Calgary's defensive woes and end a four...
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- With the Chicago Blackhawks off to the best start in their long franchise history, it was likely to take an extra effort to beat them. On Wednesday, the Minnesota Wild logged that extra effort, throughout overtime and a shootout and handed the Blackhawks their first loss. Zach Parise and Matt Cullen scored in the shootout as the Wild won, 3-2. Cullen also scored...
The Washington Capitals acquired forward Casey Wellman from the Florida Panthers in exchange for center Zach Hamill Thursday. The trade was announced by vice president and general manager George McPhee.
Wellman, 25, has registered 23 points (seven goals, 16 assists) in 37 games this season for the San Antonio Rampage of the AHL (American Hockey League). He ranked third in points...
Revenge is sweet
And here it is Canucks fans. Get ready to hate the Hawks again…
Matchup: Vancouver Canucks (3 – 2 – 2) v Chicago Blackhawks (6 – 0 – 1)
Venue: Rogers Arena
Time: 7:00 pm
TV/Radio: Sportsnet, Team 1040
Here’s what I said a while back on NWSB.
February 1 v Chicago Blackhawks / February 19 @ Chicago Blackhawks
The Los Angeles Kings might owe Duncan Keith...
What a save by the Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford on Minnesota Wild forward Pierre-Marc Bouchard, words really can't describe it.