30-10-2016 Brian Campbell frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brian Campbell feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brian Campbell was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 6th round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 1013 NHL games during his career, notching 82 goals and adding 406 assists along with 253 penalty minutes. The 37 year old defenseman has played 11 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


30-10-2016 Lars Johansson frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Lars Johansson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Lars Johansson, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 29 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 11 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


28-10-2016 Martin Lundberg frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Martin Lundberg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Martin Lundberg, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old left wing has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 11 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


28-10-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Brent Seabrook is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Duncan Keith is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Patrick Kane is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Marcus Kruger is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Artemi Panarin is looking good with 7 points in 4 games last week. Anze Kopitar is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Jake Muzzin is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. David Desharnais is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marian Hossa is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Brian Campbell has played 11 games without a goal. Scott Darling hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Spencer Abbott has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Alexander Radulov has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



27-10-2016 Martin Lundberg frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Martin Lundberg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Martin Lundberg, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old left wing has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 10 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


27-10-2016 Lars Johansson frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Lars Johansson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Lars Johansson, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 29 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 10 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


26-10-2016 Michal Rozsival frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Michal Rozsival feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Michal Rozsival was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 4th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 941 NHL games during his career, notching 67 goals and adding 239 assists along with 690 penalty minutes. The 38 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 3 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


26-10-2016 Richard Panik frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Richard Panik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Slovakia, Richard Panik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2nd round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 181 NHL games during his career, notching 25 goals and adding 22 assists along with 80 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 9 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


26-10-2016 Anze Kopitar frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center Anze Kopitar feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Slovenia, Anze Kopitar was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 773 NHL games during his career, notching 247 goals and adding 446 assists along with 200 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center has played 9 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 4+5=9 with 0 PIM.


25-10-2016 Andrew Desjardins frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Andrew Desjardins feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Andrew Desjardins, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 362 NHL games during his career, notching 23 goals and adding 40 assists along with 285 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 9 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 2+0=2 with 4 PIM.


25-10-2016 Matt Cullen injured.
Matt Cullen (CHI) suffered groin injury during the game in an incident with Nick Ritchie (ANA). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. I just hope I can get back on the ice quickly and do what I can for the team, he said before being taken away for x-rays.

24-10-2016 Lars Johansson frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Lars Johansson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Lars Johansson, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 29 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 8 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


23-10-2016 Spencer Abbott frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Spencer Abbott feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Spencer Abbott, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 9 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 1 assists along with 6 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has played 8 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 6 PIM.


23-10-2016 Lars Johansson frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Lars Johansson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Lars Johansson, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 29 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 8 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


23-10-2016 Tanner Kero resumes full training.
Norfolk Admirals center Tanner Kero has resumed full training after his injury.

22-10-2016 Tanner Kero injured.
Tanner Kero of Norfolk Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Kansas City Blades. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Small things like this happen to guys almost every game, except this time it happened to me, he said as the trainers examined him.

21-10-2016 Nolan Valleau frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Nolan Valleau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Nolan Valleau, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 7 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


21-10-2016 Anze Kopitar frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center Anze Kopitar feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Slovenia, Anze Kopitar was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 771 NHL games during his career, notching 247 goals and adding 443 assists along with 200 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center has played 7 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 4+2=6 with 0 PIM.


21-10-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Marian Hossa has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Artemi Panarin has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Scott Darling hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Spencer Abbott has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. David Desharnais has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Carl Hagelin has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



20-10-2016 Corey Crawford frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Corey Crawford was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 2nd round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 332 NHL games during his career, booking 19 career shutouts and allowing 741 goals. The 31 year old goaltender has played 6 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, allowing 9 goals on 118 while booking 0 shutouts.


20-10-2016 Tanner Kero frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center Tanner Kero feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Tanner Kero, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 17 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 2 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 6 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


20-10-2016 Mac Carruth frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Mac Carruth feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mac Carruth was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 7th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


20-10-2016 Alexander Radulov frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Alexander Radulov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Alexander Radulov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 1st round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 160 NHL games during his career, notching 48 goals and adding 58 assists along with 78 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing has played 6 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 1+3=4 with 4 PIM.


19-10-2016 Corey Crawford frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Corey Crawford was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 2nd round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 332 NHL games during his career, booking 19 career shutouts and allowing 741 goals. The 31 year old goaltender has played 6 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, allowing 9 goals on 118 while booking 0 shutouts.


19-10-2016 Martin Lundberg frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Martin Lundberg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Martin Lundberg, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old left wing has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 6 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


19-10-2016 Michal Kempny frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Michal Kempny feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Michal Kempny, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 2 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


18-10-2016 Tanner Kero frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center Tanner Kero feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Tanner Kero, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 17 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 2 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 6 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


18-10-2016 Maxim Shalunov frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Maxim Shalunov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Maxim Shalunov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 4th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 6 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 2 PIM.


16-10-2016 Trevor Daley frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Trevor Daley feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Trevor Daley was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 2nd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 843 NHL games during his career, notching 73 goals and adding 188 assists along with 545 penalty minutes. The 33 year old defenseman has played 5 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM.


16-10-2016 Andrew Desjardins resumes full training.
Norfolk Admirals left wing Andrew Desjardins has resumed full training after his injury.

16-10-2016 Michal Kempny resumes full training.
Norfolk Admirals defenseman Michal Kempny has resumed full training after his abdomen injury.

15-10-2016 Andrew Desjardins injured.
Andrew Desjardins of Norfolk Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Syracuse Crunch. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . They're being cautious about my condition, but I feel pretty good right now and want to get back on the ice as soon as possible, he said after the game in the dressing room.

14-10-2016 Artemi Panarin frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Artemi Panarin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Artemi Panarin, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 84 NHL games during his career, notching 30 goals and adding 51 assists along with 34 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 4 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 0+4=4 with 2 PIM.


14-10-2016 Sam Carrick frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center Sam Carrick feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Sam Carrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 5th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 19 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 1 assists along with 13 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 4 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


14-10-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Patrick Kane is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak. Artemi Panarin is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Anze Kopitar is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Alexander Radulov is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



14-10-2016 Michal Rozsival resumes full training.
Norfolk Admirals defenseman Michal Rozsival has resumed full training after his injury.

13-10-2016 Pierre-Cedric Labrie frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Pierre-Cedric Labrie feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Pierre-Cedric Labrie, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 4 assists along with 67 penalty minutes. The 29 year old left wing has played 3 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


13-10-2016 Dennis Rasmussen frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center Dennis Rasmussen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Dennis Rasmussen, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 44 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 5 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 3 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


12-10-2016 Michal Kempny frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Michal Kempny feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Michal Kempny, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 2 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


12-10-2016 Michal Rozsival injured.
Michal Rozsival of Norfolk Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Saint John Flames. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Hockey is a physical game, it's not like we're playing chess out there, he commented in a radio interview after the game.

11-10-2016 Michal Rozsival resumes full training.
Norfolk Admirals defenseman Michal Rozsival has resumed full training after his injury.

11-10-2016 Michal Kempny injured.
Michal Kempny (NOR) suffered abdomen injury during training. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. I should be back in the lineup soon, it doesn't feel that serious, were his words after the game.

10-10-2016 Nolan Valleau frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Nolan Valleau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Nolan Valleau, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 2 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


10-10-2016 Carl Hagelin frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Carl Hagelin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Carl Hagelin was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 6th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 348 NHL games during his career, notching 72 goals and adding 97 assists along with 164 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has played 2 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


9-10-2016 Cameron Schilling frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Cameron Schilling feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Cameron Schilling, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 6 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 2 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


9-10-2016 Michal Rozsival injured.
Michal Rozsival of Norfolk Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Manchester Monarchs. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . This is a rough game and injuries happen, lucky for me that this one is not serious, he commented in a radio interview after the game.

7-10-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Marian Hossa is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



7-10-2016 Marian Hossa reaches a milestone !
Marian Hossa scored the 500th goal of his career in tonight's game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on a feed by Artemi Panarin. I was happy it happened in this Arena where I've had so many special moments in the past, he said to the press.

A native of Slovakia, Marian Hossa was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 1236 NHL games during his career, notching 500 goals and adding 591 assists along with 622 penalty minutes. The 37 year old right wing looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


6-10-2016 Marian Hossa frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Slovakia, Marian Hossa was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 1236 NHL games during his career, notching 499 goals and adding 590 assists along with 620 penalty minutes. The 37 year old right wing looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


6-10-2016 Nolan Valleau frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Nolan Valleau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Nolan Valleau, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


5-10-2016 Andrew Desjardins frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Andrew Desjardins feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Andrew Desjardins, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 362 NHL games during his career, notching 23 goals and adding 40 assists along with 285 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


5-10-2016 Trevor Daley frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Trevor Daley feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Trevor Daley was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 2nd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 838 NHL games during his career, notching 73 goals and adding 186 assists along with 543 penalty minutes. The 32 year old defenseman looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


3-10-2016 Michal Rozsival frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Michal Rozsival feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Michal Rozsival was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 4th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 941 NHL games during his career, notching 67 goals and adding 239 assists along with 690 penalty minutes. The 38 year old defenseman looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


1-10-2016 Mac Carruth frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Mac Carruth feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mac Carruth was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 7th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old goaltender looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


30-9-2016 David Desharnais frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center David Desharnais feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, David Desharnais, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 404 NHL games during his career, notching 75 goals and adding 165 assists along with 130 penalty minutes. The 30 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


30-9-2016 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Carey PriceBBB29Montreal Canadiens
Jonathan QuickBB-B-30Los Angeles Kings
Ben BishopB-B-B-29Tampa Bay Lightning
Braden HoltbyB-B-B-27Washington Capitals
Tuukka RaskB-B-B-29Boston Bruins
Henrik LundqvistB-B-B-34New York Rangers
Pekka RinneB-B-B-33Nashville Predators
Cory SchneiderB-B-B-30New Jersey Devils
Corey CrawfordB-B-B-31Chicago Blackhawks
Sergei BobrovskyB-B-B-28Columbus Blue Jackets
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Shea WeberBBB31Montreal Canadiens
Brent BurnsAB-B31San Jose Sharks
Duncan KeithBB-B-33Chicago Blackhawks
Drew DoughtyB-BB-26Los Angeles Kings
Ryan SuterB-BB-31Tampa Bay Lightning
P.K. SubbanA-B-B-27Nashville Predators
Roman JosiBB-B-26Washington Capitals
Erik KarlssonAB-B-26Ottawa Senators
Brent SeabrookCBB-31Chicago Blackhawks
Oliver Ekman-LarssonBB-B-25Calgary Flames
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jamie BennAB-B27Dallas Stars
Alex OvechkinAB-B31Washington Capitals
Gabriel LandeskogB-B-B-23Colorado Avalanche
Jakub VoracekA-B-B-27Philadelphia Flyers
Brandon SaadB-B-B-23Carolina Hurricanes
Max PaciorettyBB-B-27Edmonton Oilers
Andrew LaddB-B-B-30New York Islanders
Brad MarchandB-B-B-28Boston Bruins
Johnny GaudreauBCB-23Calgary Flames
Nick FolignoB-B-B-28St. Louis Blues
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Sidney CrosbyAB-B29Pittsburgh Penguins
Steven StamkosAB-B26Minnesota Wild
Jonathan ToewsB-B-B28Los Angeles Kings
John TavaresA-CB26Columbus Blue Jackets
David KrejciA-B-B-30Boston Bruins
Henrik ZetterbergBB-B-35Calgary Flames
Anze KopitarBB-B-29Chicago Blackhawks
Claude GirouxBB-B-28Philadelphia Flyers
Nicklas BäckströmA-B-B-28Washington Capitals
Ryan GetzlafBB-B-31Tampa Bay Lightning
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Patrick KaneACB27Chicago Blackhawks
Tyler SeguinAB-B24Dallas Stars
Joe PavelskiBB-B-32San Jose Sharks
Rick NashBCB-32New York Rangers
Vladimir TarasenkoA-B-B-24St. Louis Blues
Mark StoneB-B-B-24Ottawa Senators
Phil KesselA-CB-28Montreal Canadiens
Ondrej PalatB-B-B-25Carolina Hurricanes
T.J. OshieB-B-B-29Washington Capitals
Corey PerryBB-B-31Tampa Bay Lightning


30-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



27-9-2016 David Desharnais frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center David Desharnais feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, David Desharnais, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 404 NHL games during his career, notching 75 goals and adding 165 assists along with 130 penalty minutes. The 30 year old center has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


26-9-2016 Patrick Kane frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Patrick Kane was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 665 NHL games during his career, notching 255 goals and adding 419 assists along with 254 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 7 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 4+7=11 with 2 PIM.


25-9-2016 Marcus Kruger frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center Marcus Kruger feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Marcus Kruger was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 5th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 335 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 63 assists along with 146 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center has played 7 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 3+3=6 with 4 PIM.


25-9-2016 Cameron Schilling frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Cameron Schilling feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Cameron Schilling, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 6 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


25-9-2016 David Desharnais frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center David Desharnais feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, David Desharnais, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 404 NHL games during his career, notching 75 goals and adding 165 assists along with 130 penalty minutes. The 30 year old center has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


23-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Scott Darling hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. David Desharnais has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Carl Hagelin has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



22-9-2016 Carl Hagelin frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Carl Hagelin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Carl Hagelin was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 6th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 352 NHL games during his career, notching 72 goals and adding 98 assists along with 166 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has played 6 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


21-9-2016 Brent Seabrook frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brent Seabrook was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 850 NHL games during his career, notching 85 goals and adding 284 assists along with 548 penalty minutes. The 31 year old defenseman has played 6 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 0 PIM.


21-9-2016 David Desharnais frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center David Desharnais feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, David Desharnais, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 404 NHL games during his career, notching 75 goals and adding 165 assists along with 130 penalty minutes. The 30 year old center has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


19-9-2016 Carl Hagelin frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Carl Hagelin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Carl Hagelin was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 6th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 351 NHL games during his career, notching 72 goals and adding 98 assists along with 166 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has played 5 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


17-9-2016 Marian Hossa frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Slovakia, Marian Hossa was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 1240 NHL games during his career, notching 501 goals and adding 591 assists along with 620 penalty minutes. The 37 year old right wing has played 4 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 0 PIM.


16-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Marcus Kruger is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Anze Kopitar is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Alexander Radulov is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



16-9-2016 Chicago Blackhawks trade
Chicago Blackhawks traded Ryan Hartman, Ville Pokka and CHI's round 3 pick in 2017 to Montreal Canadiens for David Desharnais

15-9-2016 Scott Darling frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Scott Darling feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Scott Darling, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 43 NHL games during his career, booking 2 career shutouts and allowing 94 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


11-9-2016 Spencer Abbott frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Spencer Abbott feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Spencer Abbott, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 3 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has played 2 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 4 PIM.


11-9-2016 Lars Johansson frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Lars Johansson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Lars Johansson, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 29 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


10-9-2016 Patrick Kane frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Patrick Kane was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 660 NHL games during his career, notching 252 goals and adding 414 assists along with 252 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 2 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.


9-9-2016 Patrick Kane frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Patrick Kane was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 660 NHL games during his career, notching 252 goals and adding 414 assists along with 252 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 2 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.


9-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Patrick Kane is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Artemi Panarin is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Alexander Radulov is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Brian Campbell remains sidelined with leg injury. Jack Ramsey remains sidelined with arm injury.



9-9-2016 Brian Campbell injured.
Brian Campbell (CHI) suffered leg injury during the game in an incident with Justin Abdelkader (DET). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. I just hope I can get back on the ice quickly and do what I can for the team, he said after the game in the dressing room.

8-9-2016 Scott Darling frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Scott Darling feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Scott Darling, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 43 NHL games during his career, booking 2 career shutouts and allowing 94 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


8-9-2016 Michal Kempny frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Michal Kempny feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Michal Kempny, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


6-9-2016 Carl Hagelin frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Carl Hagelin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Carl Hagelin was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 6th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 347 NHL games during his career, notching 72 goals and adding 97 assists along with 164 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has played 1 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


6-9-2016 Marian Hossa resumes light training.
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa has resumed light training after his ankle injury and is listed day to day.

6-9-2016 Marian Hossa injured.
Marian Hossa (CHI) suffered ankle injury during the game in an incident with Brooks Orpik (WSH). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. I shall be back soon, and when I return promise I will do my best to help the team, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

4-9-2016 Cameron Schilling frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Cameron Schilling feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Cameron Schilling, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 6 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


2-9-2016 Anze Kopitar frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center Anze Kopitar feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Slovenia, Anze Kopitar was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 764 NHL games during his career, notching 243 goals and adding 441 assists along with 200 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


2-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Jack Ramsey remains sidelined with arm injury.



30-8-2016 Corey Crawford frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Corey Crawford was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 2nd round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 326 NHL games during his career, booking 19 career shutouts and allowing 732 goals. The 31 year old goaltender is looking forward for the start of the season.


30-8-2016 Sam Carrick frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center Sam Carrick feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Sam Carrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 5th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 19 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 1 assists along with 13 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.


29-8-2016 Artemi Panarin frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Artemi Panarin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Artemi Panarin, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 80 NHL games during his career, notching 30 goals and adding 47 assists along with 32 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


29-6-2016 Richard Panik frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Richard Panik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Slovakia, Richard Panik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2nd round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 181 NHL games during his career, notching 25 goals and adding 22 assists along with 80 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


29-6-2016 Alpo Suhonen praises Nico Hischier
Chicago Blackhawks head coach Alpo Suhonen has praised young center Nico Hischier in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



30-6-2016 Training camp preview
Chicago Blackhawks will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Chicago Blackhawks and Norfolk Admirals:
- Brandon Montour D
- Marian Hossa R
- Brian Campbell D
- Michal Rozsival D
- Brent Seabrook D
- Duncan Keith D
- Jordin Tootoo R
- Patrick Kane R
- Andrew Desjardins L
- Marcus Kruger C
- Corey Crawford G
- Richard Panik R
- Artemi Panarin L
- Brandon Mashinter L
- Pierre-Cedric Labrie L
- Dennis Rasmussen C
- Scott Darling G
- Erik Gustafsson D
- Sam Carrick C
- Tanner Kero C
- Ryan Hartman R
- Vincent Hinostroza C
- Cameron Schilling D
- Kyle Baun R
- Spencer Abbott R
- Alex DeBrincat R
- Chad Krys D
- Andreas Soderberg D
- Blake Hillman D
- Fredrik Olofsson L
- Gustav Forsling D
- Joni Tuulola D
- Nick Schmaltz C
- Anthony Louis C
- Beau Starrett C
- Carl Dahlstrom D
- Dylan Sikura C
- Jack Ramsey R
- John Hayden C
- Luc Snuggerud D
- Robin Norell D
- Tyler Motte C
- Chris Calnan R
- Dillon Fournier D
- Ivan Nalimov G
- Liam Coughlin C
- Luke Johnson C
- Matt Iacopelli R
- Matt Tomkins G
- Ville Pokka D
- Maxim Shalunov R
- Mac Carruth G
- Nolan Valleau D
- Martin Lundberg L
- Michal Kempny D
- Lars Johansson G
- Anze Kopitar C
- Jake Muzzin D
- Alexander Radulov L
- Trevor Daley D
- Carl Hagelin L
- Matt Cullen C

Players reporting out of shape:
- Marian Hossa R
- Liam Coughlin C
- Trevor Daley D
- Carl Hagelin L

Players reporting in good shape:
- Brent Seabrook D
- Jordin Tootoo R
- Artemi Panarin L
- Pierre-Cedric Labrie L
- Scott Darling G
- Cameron Schilling D
- Spencer Abbott R
- Chad Krys D
- Blake Hillman D
- Gustav Forsling D
- Beau Starrett C
- Carl Dahlstrom D
- Dylan Sikura C
- Robin Norell D
- Chris Calnan R
- Luke Johnson C
- Lars Johansson G
- Anze Kopitar C
- Jake Muzzin D


27-6-2016 Alex DeBrincat returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Alex DeBrincat has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Chad Krys returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Chad Krys has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Andreas Soderberg returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Andreas Soderberg has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Blake Hillman returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Blake Hillman has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Fredrik Olofsson returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Fredrik Olofsson has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Joni Tuulola returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Joni Tuulola has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Anthony Louis returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Anthony Louis has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Beau Starrett returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Beau Starrett has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Dylan Sikura returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Dylan Sikura has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Jack Ramsey returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Jack Ramsey has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 John Hayden returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that John Hayden has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Luc Snuggerud returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Luc Snuggerud has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Chris Calnan returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Chris Calnan has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Ivan Nalimov returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Ivan Nalimov has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Liam Coughlin returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Liam Coughlin has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Matt Iacopelli returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Matt Iacopelli has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Matt Tomkins returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Matt Tomkins has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Maxim Shalunov returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Maxim Shalunov has returned to the team.

27-6-2016 Maxim Shalunov uncertain about future
Maxim Shalunov wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

26-6-2016 Spencer Abbott frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Spencer Abbott feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Spencer Abbott, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 1 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


25-6-2016 Gustav Forsling returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Gustav Forsling has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Carl Dahlstrom returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Carl Dahlstrom has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Robin Norell returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Robin Norell has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Tyler Motte returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Tyler Motte has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Luke Johnson returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Luke Johnson has returned to the team.

24-6-2016 Michal Rozsival frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Michal Rozsival feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Michal Rozsival was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 4th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 941 NHL games during his career, notching 67 goals and adding 239 assists along with 690 penalty minutes. The 37 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


23-6-2016 Alpo Suhonen praises Antoine Morand
Chicago Blackhawks head coach Alpo Suhonen has praised young center Antoine Morand in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



24-6-2016 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2016 Chicago Blackhawks name captain.
Chicago Blackhawks have named Brent Seabrook as the captain of the team.

22-6-2016 Brian Campbell frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brian Campbell feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brian Campbell was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 6th round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 1002 NHL games during his career, notching 82 goals and adding 405 assists along with 253 penalty minutes. The 37 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


22-6-2016 Brent Seabrook frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brent Seabrook was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 844 NHL games during his career, notching 85 goals and adding 282 assists along with 548 penalty minutes. The 31 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


22-6-2016 Artemi Panarin frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Artemi Panarin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Artemi Panarin, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 80 NHL games during his career, notching 30 goals and adding 47 assists along with 32 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.


23-6-2016 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:


23-6-2016 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


22-6-2016 Matt Cullen interviewed in paper
Matt Cullen was interviewed in today's paper about the recent trade that sent him from Pittsburgh Penguins to Chicago Blackhawks. I couldn't believe it when I heard it, it's going to be rough for a while with a new team, he said while cleaning out his locker.

22-6-2016 Chicago Blackhawks trade
Chicago Blackhawks traded CHI's round 5 pick in 2017 to Pittsburgh Penguins for Matt Cullen

22-6-2016 Chicago Blackhawks trade
Chicago Blackhawks traded Viktor Svedberg and Mark McNeill to Pittsburgh Penguins for Trevor Daley

22-6-2016 Chicago Blackhawks trade
Chicago Blackhawks traded Graham Knott, Nick Schmaltz and CHI's round 1 pick in 2017 to Anaheim Mighty Ducks for Carl Hagelin, EDM's round 2 pick in 2017 and MTL's round 2 pick in 2018

A native of Sweden, Carl Hagelin was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 6th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 346 NHL games during his career, notching 72 goals and adding 97 assists along with 164 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing is looking forward for the start of the season.

A native of USA, Nick Schmaltz was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 20 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


22-6-2016 Chicago Blackhawks trade
Chicago Blackhawks traded Niklas Hjalmarsson to Anaheim Mighty Ducks for Brandon Montour and ANA's round 5 pick in 2017

A native of Canada, Brandon Montour was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Mighty Ducks in the 2nd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 22 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.

A native of Sweden, Niklas Hjalmarsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 4th round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 550 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 107 assists along with 218 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


22-6-2016 Chicago Blackhawks trade
Chicago Blackhawks traded Jonathan Toews, Trevor van Riemsdyk, CHI's round 2 pick in 2017 and EDM's round 2 pick in 2017 to Los Angeles Kings for Anze Kopitar, Jake Muzzin and LA's round 1 pick in 2018

A native of Slovenia, Anze Kopitar was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 764 NHL games during his career, notching 243 goals and adding 441 assists along with 200 penalty minutes. The 28 year old center is getting ready for the upcoming season.

A native of Canada, Jake Muzzin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 5th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 290 NHL games during his career, notching 30 goals and adding 92 assists along with 179 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.

A native of Canada, Jonathan Toews was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 645 NHL games during his career, notching 251 goals and adding 313 assists along with 355 penalty minutes. The 28 year old center is getting ready for the upcoming season.

A native of USA, Trevor van Riemsdyk, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 100 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 12 assists along with 33 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


21-6-2016 Marian Hossa uncertain about future
Marian Hossa wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Brian Campbell uncertain about future
Brian Campbell wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Michal Rozsival uncertain about future
Michal Rozsival wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Brent Seabrook uncertain about future
Brent Seabrook wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Duncan Keith uncertain about future
Duncan Keith wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Jordin Tootoo uncertain about future
Jordin Tootoo wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Patrick Kane uncertain about future
Patrick Kane wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Jonathan Toews uncertain about future
Jonathan Toews wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Niklas Hjalmarsson uncertain about future
Niklas Hjalmarsson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Andrew Desjardins uncertain about future
Andrew Desjardins wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Marcus Kruger uncertain about future
Marcus Kruger wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Marcus Kruger frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks center Marcus Kruger feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Marcus Kruger was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 5th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 328 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 60 assists along with 142 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


21-6-2016 Corey Crawford uncertain about future
Corey Crawford wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Richard Panik uncertain about future
Richard Panik wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Trevor van Riemsdyk uncertain about future
Trevor van Riemsdyk wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Artemi Panarin uncertain about future
Artemi Panarin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Brandon Mashinter uncertain about future
Brandon Mashinter wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Pierre-Cedric Labrie uncertain about future
Pierre-Cedric Labrie wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Dennis Rasmussen uncertain about future
Dennis Rasmussen wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Scott Darling uncertain about future
Scott Darling wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Erik Gustafsson uncertain about future
Erik Gustafsson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Viktor Svedberg uncertain about future
Viktor Svedberg wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Sam Carrick uncertain about future
Sam Carrick wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Tanner Kero uncertain about future
Tanner Kero wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Cameron Schilling uncertain about future
Cameron Schilling wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Kyle Baun uncertain about future
Kyle Baun wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Mark McNeill uncertain about future
Mark McNeill wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Spencer Abbott uncertain about future
Spencer Abbott wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Mac Carruth uncertain about future
Mac Carruth wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Nolan Valleau uncertain about future
Nolan Valleau wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Martin Lundberg uncertain about future
Martin Lundberg wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Michal Kempny uncertain about future
Michal Kempny wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Lars Johansson uncertain about future
Lars Johansson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Alexander Radulov uncertain about future
Alexander Radulov wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Alexander Radulov interviewed in paper
Alexander Radulov was interviewed in today's paper about the recent trade that sent him from Pittsburgh Penguins to Chicago Blackhawks. I'm the last one to make excuses, but it's all about winning and losing. Obviously I'm disappointed things didn't work out, he said as he cleaned out his locker.

21-6-2016 Chicago Blackhawks trade
Chicago Blackhawks traded Artem Anisimov to Pittsburgh Penguins for Alexander Radulov

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