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Monday, Aug 18, 2014 at 12:19 PM
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By James Neveau

Marian Hossa Accepts Ice-Bucket Challenge

Marian Hossa Accepts Ice-Bucket Challenge

The Chicago Blackhawks have been participating in the Ice Bucket challenge for ALS research, and Marian Hossa is the latest player to accept the challenge. Read »

Thursday, Jul 17, 2014 at 10:45 PM
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By James Neveau

Kane, Toews Optimistic About Hawks' Future

The Chicago Blackhawks held a press conference on Wednesday afternoon to discuss the contract extensions Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews recently signed, and both players expressed optimism about the team's... Read »

Thursday, Jul 3, 2014 at 12:48 PM
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By James Neveau

Teravainen Likely to Start Season in Rockford

Teravainen Likely to Start Season in Rockford

With Brad Richards in the fold, it's likely that Teuvo Teravainen will begin the season with the Rockford IceHogs, and in all likelihood, that's a good thing. Read »

Saturday, Jun 28, 2014 at 1:25 PM
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By James Neveau

Bowman Says Saad, Teravainen Won't be Traded

Bowman Says Saad, Teravainen Won't be Traded

The Chicago Blackhawks may be looking to shore up areas of their roster, but if GM Stan Bowman is to be believed, they won't do so by trading Teuvo Teravainen or Brandon Saad. Read »

Saturday, Jun 28, 2014 at 1:14 PM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Add 8 Players in Draft Saturday

Blackhawks Add 8 Players in Draft Saturday

The Chicago Blackhawks added eight new players on the second day of the NHL Entry Draft, and the list was highlighted by third round selections Matheson Iacopelli and Beau Starrett. Read »

Friday, Jun 27, 2014 at 4:39 PM
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By James Neveau

Hawks in Cap Crunch with New NHL Salary Cap

Hawks in Cap Crunch with New NHL Salary Cap

The Chicago Blackhawks have 22 players under contract for next season, but they will have to sacrifice at least one of those contracts as the NHL's salary cap was set at $69 million. Read »

Friday, Jun 27, 2014 at 10:22 AM
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By James Neveau

Hawks Ink Smith, Raanta to Two-Year Extensions

Hawks Ink Smith, Raanta to Two-Year Extensions

The Chicago Blackhawks may be looking to make a move at the NHL Entry Draft on Friday, but the first dominoes to fall were actually new contract extensions for Ben Smith and Antti Raanta. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 25, 2014 at 2:08 PM
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By James Neveau

Toews, Kane Likely to Sign New Deals on Same Day

Toews, Kane Likely to Sign New Deals on Same Day

The Chicago Blackhawks' two biggest stars will "probably" sign contracts on the same day, according to captain Jonathan Toews when asked about negotiations on new contracts for him and Patrick Kane. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 24, 2014 at 3:46 PM
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By James Neveau

Patrick Sharp Reportedly Being Shopped by Hawks

Patrick Sharp Reportedly Being Shopped by Hawks

The Chicago Blackhawks could be looking to upgrade their second line center position, and winger Patrick Sharp could be dangled for help in that area, according to Nick Kypreos of Sportsnet. Read »

Monday, Jun 23, 2014 at 8:33 AM
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By James Neveau

Hawks Will Again Open Camp at Notre Dame

Hawks Will Again Open Camp at Notre Dame

The Chicago Blackhawks will open their 2014 training camp slate at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, the team announced on Sunday evening. 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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