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Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 7:12 AM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Brandon Bollig

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Brandon Bollig

Brandon Bollig won't be patrolling United Center ice for the Chicago Blackhawks in 2014, but Madhouse Enforcer checks in with our evaluation of his final season in a Hawks' uniform. Read »

Saturday, Jun 28, 2014 at 11:03 AM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Ship Bollig to Calgary

Blackhawks Ship Bollig to Calgary

The Chicago Blackhawks are being forced to make a couple of moves to deal with a lower-than-expected salary cap, and the first salvo has been fired as they sent Brandon Bollig to the Calgary Flames. Read »

Friday, May 23, 2014 at 2:01 PM
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By James Neveau

Bollig vs. Versteeg: Who Should Sit When Shaw Returns?

Bollig vs. Versteeg: Who Should Sit When Shaw Returns?

The Chicago Blackhawks will have a decision to make when Andrew Shaw returns, with both Kris Versteeg and Brandon Bollig as possible candidates to be replaced in the lineup. Read »

Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 10:51 AM
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By James Neveau

Undisciplined Third Kills Blackhawks vs. Kings

Undisciplined Third Kills Blackhawks vs. Kings

The Chicago Blackhawks played 38 minutes of solid hockey on Wednesday, but it was the other 22 minutes that sealed their fate as they dropped an embarrassing 6-2 decision to the Los Angeles Kings. Read »

Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 9:31 PM
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By James Neveau

Brandon Bollig Suspended Two Games by NHL

Brandon Bollig Suspended Two Games by NHL

The Chicago Blackhawks will be without one of their bottom six forwards on Sunday night as Brandon Bollig was suspended for two games by the NHL for his hit on Keith Ballard during Friday night's game. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014 at 11:24 AM
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By James Neveau

Morin, Not Bollig, Deserves Game 4 Lineup Slot

Morin, Not Bollig, Deserves Game 4 Lineup Slot

Chicago Blackhawks forward Brandon Bollig clearly isn't in Joel Quenneville's good graces right now, but will the coach make the necessary switch and put Jeremy Morin in the lineup? Read »

Monday, Apr 14, 2014 at 1:39 PM
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By James Neveau

Toews Rebuffs Critics, Calls Orpik Hit "Clean"

Toews Rebuffs Critics, Calls Orpik Hit

After Jonathan Toews was injured by a Brooks Orpik hit along the boards, some fans and pundits chastised the Blackhawks for not seeking vengeance. The captain rebuffed those critiques Monday. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 2, 2014 at 3:48 PM
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By James Neveau

Bollig Calls Orpik Hit on Toews "Clean"

Bollig Calls Orpik Hit on Toews

The Chicago Blackhawks have been criticized in some circles for not responding to Brooks Orpik's hit on Jonathan Toews, but one player dismissed the criticism on Wednesday. Read »

Monday, Mar 3, 2014 at 1:28 PM
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By James Neveau
      

Bollig Signs 3-Year Extension with Hawks

The Chicago Blackhawks have been handing out contract extensions to a lot of their key players recently, and they signed another one Monday as Brandon Bollig signed a three year deal. Read »

Friday, Jan 31, 2014 at 5:40 AM
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By James Neveau

Hawks Headlines: What Motivates Coach Q?

Hawks Headlines: What Motivates Coach Q?

Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville moved into third place on the NHL's all-time wins list on Wednesday, and Bob Verdi explains what motivates the coach to succeed. Read »

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James Neveau James Neveau covers the Chicago Blackhawks and the Chicago Bears for NBC Chicago. If you have an idea for a story, or want to share your thoughts on a post, you can email him at jamesneveau@gmail.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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