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Thursday, Jun 8, 2017 at 10:33 AM

Chicago Blackhawks Announce 2017 Preseason Schedule

Chicago Blackhawks Announce 2017 Preseason Schedule

The Chicago Blackhawks announced their six-game preseason schedule on Thursday, which includes trips to Detroit's brand new Little Caesar's Arena and Nationwide Arena in Columbus. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 7, 2017 at 10:46 AM

Blackhawks Sign Jan Rutta to 1-Year Contract

Blackhawks Sign Jan Rutta to 1-Year Contract

The Chicago Blackhawks have made an addition to their blue line on Wednesday as they inked Czech-born defenseman Jan Rutta to a one-year contract. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 6, 2017 at 6:23 AM

Judge Tosses Suit Against NHL for Enforcer Boogaard’s Death

Judge Tosses Suit Against NHL for Enforcer Boogaard’s Death

A federal judge in Chicago has dismissed a lawsuit filed against the National Hockey League by the parents of late Minnesota Wild enforcer Derek Boogaard, who died from an accidental overdose of painkillers when... Read »

Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 at 12:14 PM

Toews Voices Opposition to Paris Accord Withdrawal

Toews Voices Opposition to Paris Accord Withdrawal

Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews has become known for his quiet demeanor in the locker room and on the ice, but when it comes to environmental matters, the captain continues to loudly voice his opinion. Read »

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 4:36 PM

Blackhawks Partner With Lollapalooza on T-Shirt Designs

Blackhawks Partner With Lollapalooza on T-Shirt Designs

For fans who love hockey and music, the Chicago Blackhawks’ partnership with the Lollapalooza festival has yielded some truly awe-inspiring t-shirt designs, and you can vote on your favorites. Read »

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 1:26 PM

Blackhawks Could Use TVR to Get Cap Relief: Report

Blackhawks Could Use TVR to Get Cap Relief: Report

If the Vegas Golden Knights want to take Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk in this summer's expansion draft, they're going to have to do the Hawks a significant favor. Read »

Monday, May 29, 2017 at 12:12 PM

Chicago Sports Teams Mark Memorial Day on Social Media

Chicago Sports Teams Mark Memorial Day on Social Media

In honor of Memorial Day, Chicago sports teams took to their Twitter accounts to thank those that gave their lives in defense of the United States. Read »

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 6:40 PM

Blackhawks Announce Dates for NHL Draft Fan Fest

As part of the NHL’s Centennial Celebration, the Chicago Blackhawks will host the NHL Entry Draft this summer, and fans looking to get in on the action will have plenty of activities to choose from around... Read »

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 4:37 PM

Kane Makes Interesting Admission About Playoff Sweep

As the Chicago Blackhawks continue to lick their wounds following their playoff defeat at the hands of the Nashville Predators, Patrick Kane made an interesting admission during an interview this week. Read »

Monday, May 15, 2017 at 1:16 AM

Blackhawks Share Touching Mother's Day Message

Blackhawks Share Touching Mother's Day Message

Hockey players are renowned for being tough guys on the ice, but off the ice they have a soft side, and the Chicago Blackhawks showed that with an awesome video dedicated to the players' moms on Mother's Day. 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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