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Saturday, Jul 1, 2017 at 5:14 PM

Sharp Looking to Bring Stanley Cup Back to Chicago

Sharp Looking to Bring Stanley Cup Back to Chicago

Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Sharp is excited to return to the Windy City after two years in Dallas, but he has only one goal on his mind as he comes back to the city where he made a name for himself. Read »

Saturday, Jul 1, 2017 at 2:23 PM

Blackhawks Sign Berube, Bouma to Contracts

Blackhawks Sign Berube, Bouma to Contracts

The Chicago Blackhawks bolstered their depth by signing three free agents, including forward Lance Bouma and goaltender Jean-Francois Berube on Saturday. Read »

Saturday, Jul 1, 2017 at 11:44 AM

Blackhhawks Sign Wingels to 1-Year Deal

Blackhhawks Sign Wingels to 1-Year Deal

The Chicago Blackhawks have added another depth piece to their team on Saturday morning, as they signed Wilmette-native Tommy Wingels to a one-year contract. Read »

Sunday, Jul 2, 2017 at 9:26 AM

Patrick Sharp Returns to Blackhawks

Patrick Sharp Returns to Blackhawks

The Blackhawks welcomed yet another star of their Stanley Cup teams back to Chicago, signing forward Patrick Sharp on Saturday. Read »

Friday, Jun 30, 2017 at 7:55 PM

Could Sharp Return to Blackhawks?

Could Sharp Return to Blackhawks?

The Chicago Blackhawks have already welcomed one of the stars of their Stanley Cup teams back to the Windy City this offseason, and according to a report, they’ll be rolling out the red carpet again. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 3:19 PM

Blackhawks Re-Sign Pokka, Forsberg

Blackhawks Re-Sign Pokka, Forsberg

The Chicago Blackhawks have agreed to terms with several of their impending restricted free agents, including defenseman Ville Pokka and goaltender Anton Forsberg. Read »

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 11:28 AM

Hjalmarsson Talks About Moment He Learned He Was Traded

Hjalmarsson Talks About Moment He Learned He Was Traded

Niklas Hjalmarsson has spent his entire professional career with the Chicago Blackhawks, but with one phone call, everything changed. Read »

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 at 7:36 PM

Varsity Hockey Could Return to University of Illinois

Varsity Hockey Could Return to University of Illinois

There is not currently a Division I hockey program in the state of Illinois, but thanks to the National Hockey League, that could potentially change. Read »

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 at 6:37 PM
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By James Neveau

Which Former Chicago Athlete Will Be Missed Most?

After trades sent away Jimmy Butler, Niklas Hjalmarsson, and Artemi Panarin in...View gallery »

Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 at 9:23 PM

Five Thoughts: Blackhawks' NHL Draft Performance

Five Thoughts: Blackhawks' NHL Draft Performance

The Chicago Blackhawks wrapped up a busy NHL Draft weekend on Saturday as they finished selecting the nine new players that will join their stable of prospects in the coming years. Read »

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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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