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Saturday, Sep 6, 2014 at 12:27 PM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Brent Seabrook

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Brent Seabrook

The Chicago Blackhawks have some of the best defensive pairings in the league, and while Brent Seabrook didn't have his best year in 2013, he had a better campaign than many fans realized. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 12:14 PM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Duncan Keith

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Duncan Keith

As we restart our Chicago Blackhawks player evaluations, we take a look at one of the team's key defensive stars, as Duncan Keith's season goes under the microscope. Read »

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 8:46 AM
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By James Neveau

Hossa, Keith Headline Potential Hawks Hall of Famers

Hossa, Keith Headline Potential Hawks Hall of Famers

While it may be a while before the Chicago Cubs or White Sox have another player inducted into the Hall of Fame, there are numerous members of the Chicago Blackhawks who may someday be immortalized in the Hockey... Read »

Wednesday, Jun 25, 2014 at 4:50 PM
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By James Neveau

Keith Named to NHL First All-Star Team

Keith Named to NHL First All-Star Team

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith ran away with the Norris Trophy voting on Tuesday night, so it isn't much of a surprise he was named to the NHL First All-Star Team as well. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 25, 2014 at 5:56 AM
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By James Neveau

Duncan Keith Wins 2014 Norris Trophy

Duncan Keith Wins 2014 Norris Trophy

The Chicago Blackhawks got on the board at the NHL Awards on Tuesday night, with defenseman Duncan Keith beating out Shea Weber and Zdeno Chara for the Norris Trophy. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 24, 2014 at 8:45 PM
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By James Neveau

Toews, Keith Headline Hawks' Vote-Getters at NHL Awards

Toews, Keith Headline Hawks' Vote-Getters at NHL Awards

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith won the 2014 Norris Trophy, but several of his teammates ended up getting some love from voters as well. Read »

Friday, Jun 13, 2014 at 9:52 AM
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By James Neveau

Hawks Face Salary Cap Woes When Keith, Hossa Retire

Hawks Face Salary Cap Woes When Keith, Hossa Retire

The NHL ruffled some feathers when they instituted cap recapture penalties for artificially lengthened contracts, and the Chicago Blackhawks could suffer thanks to the Marian Hossa and Duncan Keith contracts. Read »

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 8:10 PM
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By James Neveau

Kings vs. Blackhawks: 3 Keys to a Chicago Victory

Kings vs. Blackhawks: 3 Keys to a Chicago Victory

The Chicago Blackhawks are in a precarious position in being down 3-1 to the Los Angeles Kings, and we have their Keys to Victory as they look to stay alive. Read »

Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 11:57 AM
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By James Neveau

Kings vs. Blackhawks: Three Keys to a Chicago Victory

Kings vs. Blackhawks: Three Keys to a Chicago Victory

The Chicago Blackhawks have home ice advantage for the second series in a row, but how can they grab a Game 1 win over the Los Angeles Kings? Our Three Keys hold the answer. Read »

Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 11:36 AM
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By James Neveau

Hjalmarsson's Crazy Toughness a Blessing for Blackhawks

Hjalmarsson's Crazy Toughness a Blessing for Blackhawks

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson has been known as a fearless shot-blocker for years now, but Sunday's game against Minnesota took his legend to a whole new level. 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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