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Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 at 4:17 PM

Opinion: Bowman Rolls Dice on Blackhawks' Roster Shuffle

Opinion: Bowman Rolls Dice on Blackhawks' Roster Shuffle

Chicago Blackhawks General Manager Stan Bowman promised that changes would be in the offing when the team was swept out of the playoffs in April, and that’s exactly what happened over the weekend as the Windy... Read »

Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 at 12:08 PM

Blackhawks Pick Barratt, Mitchell on Draft's Second Day

Blackhawks Pick Barratt, Mitchell on Draft's Second Day

The Chicago Blackhawks came into Saturday’s second round of the NHL Draft with nine selections, and they went about addressing some glaring holes in their prospect system as they emphasized speed and defense. Read »

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 10:24 PM

Jokiharju Enjoys Spotlight as Blackhawks Draft Pick

Jokiharju Enjoys Spotlight as Blackhawks Draft Pick

Defenseman Henri Jokiharju had to wait until the end of the first round to hear his name called at the NHL Draft, but it was worth the wait as he was picked by the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center. Read »

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 8:23 PM

Bettman Eggs on Fans at United Center

Bettman Eggs on Fans at United Center

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman is used to getting booed, and he wasn't all that impressed with the job that Chicago Blackhawks fans did at the NHL Draft on Friday. Read »

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 9:36 PM

NHL Draft Live Blog: Blackhawks Look to Make Splash

NHL Draft Live Blog: Blackhawks Look to Make Splash

The NHL Draft gets underway on Friday night, and the Chicago Blackhawks will be among many teams looking to make a splash at the United Center. Read »

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 11:54 AM

Blackhawks Trade Panarin to Blue Jackets for Saad

The Chicago Blackhawks made a massive trade on Friday before the NHL Draft, sending Artemi Panarin to the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for Brandon Saad. Read »

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 11:12 AM

Blackhawks Trade Hjalmarsson to Coyotes

The Chicago Blackhawks sent Niklas Hjalmarsson to the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for defenseman Connor Murphy and Laurent Dauphin, the team announced Friday. Read »

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 at 2:22 PM

Chicago Blackhawks Release 2017-18 Schedule

Chicago Blackhawks Release 2017-18 Schedule

The Chicago Blackhawks announced their 2017-18 schedule on Thursday, and they’ll open the campaign with two straight home games as they take on the Pittsburgh Penguins and Columbus Blue Jackets. Read »

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 at 12:14 PM

Golden Knights Trade van Riemsdyk to Carolina: Reports

Golden Knights Trade van Riemsdyk to Carolina: Reports

Less than 24 hours after plucking him from the Chicago Blackhawks' roster, the Vegas Golden Knights have already traded defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk to the Carolina Hurricanes. Read »

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 at 9:59 AM

Tearful Tribute: NHL Honors Bickell With Emotional Video

In a night filled with honors for some of the best hockey players in the country, one emotional moment stood above the rest. 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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