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Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 at 7:13 PM

Quenneville Likes Blackhawks' Blue Line Options

Quenneville Likes Blackhawks' Blue Line Options

Chicago Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville played 12-plus seasons in the NHL as a steady defenseman. The outlook for his team's blue line corps heading into the 2017-18 season is anything but stable. Read »

Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 at 5:08 PM

Snuggerud Could Be Dark-Horse Roster Candidate

The Chicago Blackhawks are going to have a new-look blue line going into next season, and with the departures of players like Niklas Hjalmarsson and Brian Campbell, the door could be opened for a young player to... Read »

Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 at 2:59 AM

DeBrincat Confident as Blackhawks Audition Looms

DeBrincat Confident as Blackhawks Audition Looms

Chicago Blackhawks prospect Alex DeBrincat will have all eyes on him at training camp this fall, but the talented forward is confident that his game will do the talking. Read »

Monday, Jul 17, 2017 at 2:45 PM

Blackhawks Announce Attendees for Annual Fan Convention

Blackhawks Announce Attendees for Annual Fan Convention

The Chicago Blackhawks will hold their annual fan convention over the weekend, and while star players like Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane will be in attendance, several big names will not be at the Chicago... Read »

Monday, Jul 17, 2017 at 11:26 AM

Blackhawks Prospect Camp: Rosters and Schedule

Blackhawks Prospect Camp: Rosters and Schedule

The Chicago Blackhawks will begin their annual prospect camp on Monday, and we have all the roster and schedule information you need to plan your trip to see the next generation of hockey talent. Read »

Monday, Jul 17, 2017 at 8:06 AM

Brian Campbell Retires From NHL, Gets New Job With Hawks

Brian Campbell Retires From NHL, Gets New Job With Hawks

After 17 seasons in the National Hockey League, Blackhawks defenseman Brian Campbell has announced his retirement -- but he's not done with the Hawks yet. Read »

Monday, Jul 17, 2017 at 12:46 AM

Blackhawks Prospect Camp: Five Players to Watch

Blackhawks Prospect Camp: Five Players to Watch

The Chicago Blackhawks' top prospects will hit the ice on Monday afternoon at Johnny's IceHouse West, and we have five of the key guys fans will need to keep an eye on this week. Read »

Friday, Jul 14, 2017 at 12:27 PM

Blackhawks Release Preseason Broadcast Schedule

Blackhawks Release Preseason Broadcast Schedule

The Chicago Blackhawks will kick off their preseason schedule on Sept. 19 when they battle the Columbus Blue Jackets, and the game will be one of six tilts that will be televised in the Chicago area. Read »

Friday, Jul 14, 2017 at 11:50 AM

Blackhawks Sign Gustafsson to 1-Year Deal

Blackhawks Sign Gustafsson to 1-Year Deal

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Erik Gustafsson has agreed to a one-year contract extension, the team announced Friday. Read »

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 10:57 AM
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By Elyssa Kaufman

See Inside Hjalmarsson's Lakeview Mansion For Sale

Former Chicago Blackhawks player Niklas Hjalmarsson is selling his Lakeview home...View gallery »

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James Neveau James Neveau is a digital content producer and sports writer for NBC Chicago. He started writing for the company in 2013 covering the Blackhawks, but has since added the rest of Chicago's sports teams, as well as news, to his coverage. You can email James at james.neveau@nbcuni.com, or follow him on Twitter @JamesNeveau.
Peggy Kusinski Peggy Kusinski joined the NBC5 sports team in 2000 as a sports reporter. She is also a contributor to NBC5's "Sports Sunday." A native Chicagoan from the northwest side, Kusinski was an all-city/all-state basketball player. She received her B.S. in Radio and Television from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, and actually began her career in broadcasting as an intern for Warner Saunders right here at NBCChicago.com
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