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Friday, Jul 11, 2014 at 4:15 PM
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By James Neveau

Oduya Reportedly on Trading Block for Hawks

Oduya Reportedly on Trading Block for Hawks

The Chicago Blackhawks are looking to clear salary cap space, and defenseman Johnny Oduya may be on the block according to reports coming out of Canada. Read »

Thursday, Jul 10, 2014 at 11:40 AM
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By James Neveau

Why Kane, Toews Deals Spell Changes for Team

Why Kane, Toews Deals Spell Changes for Team

The Chicago Blackhawks brought back their two biggest stars in Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews, but their contracts likely mean a looming shake-up to the team's core. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 8, 2014 at 4:39 PM
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By James Neveau

Hawks Assistant Kompon Reportedly Leaving Team

Hawks Assistant Kompon Reportedly Leaving Team

The Chicago Blackhawks will reportedly be searching for a new assistant coach, as Jamie Kompon has accepted a position with the WHL's Portland Winterhawks. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 1, 2014 at 4:09 PM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Sign Richards to 1-Year Deal

Blackhawks Sign Richards to 1-Year Deal

The Chicago Blackhawks have been looking for a while for a second line center, and they may have found a placeholder for the spot as they signed Brad Richards to a 1-year deal. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 1, 2014 at 1:59 PM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Sign Peter Regin to 1-Year Contract

Blackhawks Sign Peter Regin to 1-Year Contract

The Chicago Blackhawks may not be in a position to make a big free agency splash, but they did retain one asset on Tuesday as they re-signed Peter Regin to a 1-year extension. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 1, 2014 at 12:51 PM
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By James Neveau

Central Rivals Improve as Hawks Deal with Cap Crunch

Central Rivals Improve as Hawks Deal with Cap Crunch

The Chicago Blackhawks are coming up with ways to add depth to their roster while dealing with a salary cap crunch, but their Central Division rivals are making some really solid moves. Read »

Saturday, Jun 21, 2014 at 11:27 AM
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By James Neveau

Kesler Wants Trade to Blackhawks, Penguins

Kesler Wants Trade to Blackhawks, Penguins

The Chicago Blackhawks may not necessarily be in the market for a second line center, but Vancouver Canucks center Ryan Kesler reportedly wants to play for them. Read »

Monday, Jun 16, 2014 at 12:25 PM
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By James Neveau

Handzus, Blackhawks to Part Ways

Handzus, Blackhawks to Part Ways

If Michal Handzus is going to continue his NHL career, it won't be with the Chicago Blackhawks as the team has reportedly told the 37-year old center that they won't re-sign him. Read »

Thursday, Jun 12, 2014 at 2:21 PM
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By James Neveau

Could Spezza Deal Make Sense for Blackhawks?

Could Spezza Deal Make Sense for Blackhawks?

Ottawa Senators center Jason Spezza has reportedly asked for a trade. Would the Chicago Blackhawks be a good fit for him? Read »

Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014 at 7:39 PM
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By James Neveau

Bowman Optimistic Kane, Toews Deals Will be Done Soon

Bowman Optimistic Kane, Toews Deals Will be Done Soon

The Chicago Blackhawks are looking to lock up Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews to new long-term deals, and GM Stan Bowman is optimistic the contracts will be agreed to by July 1. 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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