BLACKHAWKS RUMORS & GOSSIP
CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago Blackhawks have placed forward Kris Versteeg on the long-term injury list because of a left hand injury.
The left wing was hit in the hand by a shot during the Winter Classic at Washington on New Year's Day. Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville said then that Versteeg would be out about a month.
Versteeg has nine goals and 18 assists in 34 games this season...
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Team Toews won the game and set a new NHL All-Star Game record with 17 goals. The game also broke the record for highest total score (29). Jonathan Toews led Chicago representatives with one goal and four assists in the … Continue reading →
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On Sunday afternoon, the Blackhawks announce that they have placed forward Kris Versteeg on long-term injured reserve. By definition, this means Versteeg cannot play for at least 24 calendar days and 10 regular season games (retroactive in this case to Jan. … Continue reading →
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In the middle of the All-Star Game, the Blackhawks announced that they have recalled forward Dennis Rasmussen from Rockford. Rasmussen, 24, has 16 points (eight goals, eight assists) in 44 games with Rockford this season. He will wear number 70 … Continue reading →
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The NHL has decided to renew and continue some heated rivalries when they planned the Winter Classic and Stadium Series games in 2016. On Saturday Jan. 24, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman unveiled the NHL’s upcoming 3 outdoor games in 2016.
On New Year’s Day of 2016, the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens will face off for this year’s Winter Classic. The event will be held...
Patrick Kane faced off against teammate Jonathan Toews last night in the All-Star skill Accuracy Challenge. Kaner seemed a little disappointed with his :13 second performance, until Tazer did it in :16 second giving the win to Team Foligno (Patrick Kane Assistant Captain) over Team Toews.
Toews apparently picked himself to be in the competition, but ended up losing it for his squad...
In 2011, Brad Richards entered free agency and soon after signed a lucrative $60 million contract with the New York Rangers. The deal reunited him with his original NHL coach, John Tortorella, part of the 2004 Tampa Bay Lightning team that won the Stanley Cup. He was contracted to be a Ranger for the next nine […]
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Earlier in the NHL season there were rumors that GoPro and the NHL were going to be taking the NHL fan experience to a new level.
On Friday GoPro announced that the partnership is now official and what better way to kick it off then with a video featuring some of the NHL’s best players.
We are stoked to announce our partnership with the @NHL and @NHLPA. Watch hockey like never...
Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman will likely be doing some soul searching leading up to the 2015-2016 NHL season. Most fans know that the hockey world was set abuzz last July when the new contracts of superstars Jonathon Toews and Patrick Kane were announced. Beginning in the 2015 – 2016 season, the price tag for each will […]
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The Prince Edward Island fishing communities of Murray Harbour and Murray Rivera are home to about 350 residents, but they also produced two current NHL players: Brad Richards of the Chicago Blackhawks and Arizona Coyotes rookie Brandon Gormley. The two sat down with Todd Walsh to discuss their common upbringing.
CHICAGO -- Andrew Shaw broke out of a scoring slump with two goals, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the struggling Arizona Coyotes 6-1 on Tuesday night.
Patrick Kane had a goal and two assists, and rookie Teuvo Teravainen had a goal and an assist as the Blackhawks got back on track after dropping two in a row and three of four. Kane's goal in the second was No. 200 for his career...
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Andrew Shaw broke out of a scoring slump with two goals, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the struggling Arizona Coyotes 6-1 on Tuesday night.
Patrick Kane had a goal and two assists, and rookie Teuvo Teravainen had a goal and an assist as the Blackhawks got back on track after dropping two in a row and three of four. Kane's goal in the second was No. 200 for his career, and Teravainen...
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In case you haven’t noticed, the Blackhawks appear to be in a bit of a lull. January hasn’t been kind to the Hawks thus far, who stand at 3-5-0 through the first eight games of the new calendar year. They’ve been hampered by inconsistency, unable to string together consecutive strong periods – let alone games. […]
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The Chicago Blackhawks may have one of the finest collections of offensive talent in the NHL, but that group has been feeling more pressure due to the club's defensive struggles this month.
Chicago looks to avoid a third consecutive defeat by dealing the visiting Arizona Coyotes a sixth straight loss Tuesday night.
The Blackhawks (28-15-2) outscored opponents 41-29 in non-shootout...
The NHL Department of Player Safety has announced that they have offered Chicago Blackhawks forward Daniel Carcillo an in-person hearing for his cross-check on Winnipeg Jets forward Mathieu Perreault during a game on Friday, Jan. 16. As you can see below, Carcillo delivered the vicious blindsided cross-check to Perreault, sending him to the ground. Perreault […]
Here’s a shock – Daniel Carcillo is at the center of yet another controversial play the NHL is going to have to review. With the puck no where near the two players, Carcillo skated behind Mathieu Perreault and delivered a brutal cross check to the arm of the Winnipeg forward.
Watch how Perreault’s arm bends under the weight of Carcillo’s dirty hit.
(H/T Reddit Hockey)
As violent and physical as the game of hockey might be, many times the sport provides fans with some truly uplifting and memorable stories. The most recent involves the Chicago Blackhawks, Patrick Sharp and 16-year-old Christina DeVries. Not long ago, the Blackhawks ran an ad campaign which asked fans “What’s Your Goal?” and Christina responded that she simply wanted to attend...
With the NHL All-Star break quickly approaching, the Chicago Blackhawks will have some tough decisions to make sooner than expected. The Blackhawks clicked offensively in their latest 4-1 rout of the Minnesota Wild. As lethal as the offense looked, they will be getting better pretty soon with the return of Kris Versteeg quickly approaching. Despite the fact that the return of Versteeg...
Last season provided several water bottle incidents to discuss, but to date the 2014-15 campaign has been free from water squirting stories. Andrew Shaw changed that and provided the first of 2014-15 when he sprayed Pierre McGuire with his bottle during Patrick Sharp’s interview.
It’s safe to assume Pierre enjoyed it.
Andrew Shaw sprays Pierre with water during pre-game interview...
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So far this season, Patrick Kane has paced the Chicago Blackhawks’ offense with 20 goals and 25 assists. There is no doubt that Kane is the best offensive player on the Blackhawks and one of the elite offensive talents in the entire NHL. After Kane’s 3-point night against the Minnesota Wild, he is now tied for third in the NHL in points, trailing Tyler Seguin by 2 points and...