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The Chicago Blackhawks trotted out their shuffled lines at Friday’s practice with Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane split Brandon Saad on the top line and Bryan Bickell on the third.
Hey not like they’re getting massive scoring with their current combos.
The Blackhawks are looking for a way to shake out of their barely scoring slumber as they prepare to host the Toronto Maple Leafs tomorrow night at the United Center. For all the firepower the Blackhawks possess they have been shooting blanks more often than not. Two goals per game seems to be their current trend and they want to shake out of it fast. So line changes there will be.
“We’re more comfortable with the lines today than we have been to start the season” coach Joel Quenneville said. “We’ve had success with the top line coming out of the playoffs. But we feel we have more balance in the look today.”
Quenneville said Marian Hossa who was just taking Friday off will be on the top line with Toews and Saad tomorrow night. Pat...
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On Sunday morning the Blackhawks sent rookie forward Joakim Nordstrom to Rockford. Ben Smith will likely see more ice time moving forward; there was not a corresponding call-up immediately announced.The post Joakim Nordstrom Assigned to Rockford appeared first on Committed Indians.
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On Thursday night, rookie Brandon Pirri scored his first NHL goal but the Blackhawks fell to the Blues in the shootout. The Blues took a couple stupid, dangerous penalties only a couple of days after they lost Max Lapierre to … Continue reading →The post Blackhawks Fall To Blues In Shootout appeared first on Committed Indians.
The Chicago Blackhawks announced Saturday defenseman Viktor Svedberg has signed a two-year contract.
The 22-year-old Svedberg had previously been under contract with the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League. Svedberg will remain with the IceHogs. He has one goal and one assist in five games with the IceHogs this season.
The Blackhawks and Maple Leafs took the marquee on Hockey Night in Canada on Hockey Fights Cancer Night, and Chicago put together a complete, 60-minute victory. Dave Bolland was welcomed back to the United Center during the ceremonial puck drop … Continue reading →The post Blackhawks Bag Leafs On Hockey Fights Cancer Night appeared first on Committed Indians.
As is always the case when class begins, the more experienced teacher provides a lesson to the lesser accomplished student. Last night at the United Center in Chicago the Toronto Maple Leafs Leafs played the part of student while the…Read more →The post Chicago Blackhawks take young Leafs to school appeared first on The Hockey Daily.
Bryan Bickell waited patiently as he skated in front of the net, and then slammed it home when he saw a small opening.
And just like that, the drought was over.
Bickell sparked Chicago's big second period with his first goal of the season, helping the Blackhawks beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 on Saturday night.
''That one was a nice one,'' said Bickell, who...
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Bryan Bickell sparked Chicago's big second period with his first goal of the season, helping the Blackhawks beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 on Saturday night.
Brandon Pirri added a goal and an assist for the Blackhawks, who have won four of five. Michael Kostka scored his first career goal against his former team, and Corey Crawford had 19 saves.
Toronto center Dave Bolland...
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The Chicago Blackhawks cleared a roster spot Sunday by sending forward Joakim Nordstrom to Rockford of the American Hockey Leauge.
Nordstrom a 21-year-old native of Stockholm Sweden had one goal in eight games. It came Oct. 11 against the New York Islanders.
BC reader @BTepper24 sent word this afternoon that he was the guy wearing the Duncan Keith jersey and sitting next to the…
A shootout affair in Chicago ends with the Blues taking the 2nd point from the Blackhawks after an evenly played game.
The Blackhawks opened the scoring with Brandon Pirri wristing a shot past Halak for his first NHL goal. Happy for the kid. He found the open ice, didn’t hesitate, and dented twine. Unfortunately, the Blackhawks take a penalty and give it right back. After a faceoff...
Eight days after his club fell to the Blues Chicago coach Joel Quenneville was still fuming Wednesday over a loss that came in the closing seconds.
“I’m over it now” Quenneville admitted Thursday morning as his Blackhawks were preparing to host the Blues. “It bothered me a bit … but you have to move on.”
The rematch was about moving on for the Blues as well. They were...