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Thursday, Dec 5, 2013 at 1:21 PM
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By James Neveau

Expect Constant Lineup Shuffles as Hawks Face Minnesota

Expect Constant Lineup Shuffles as Hawks Face Minnesota

In the midst of a stretch where they play five games in nine days, the short-handed Chicago Blackhawks are going to be mixing and matching forwards like crazy on Thursday. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 26, 2013 at 11:27 AM
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By James Neveau

Three Stars: Kruger's Savvy Passing Helps Hawks Win

Three Stars: Kruger's Savvy Passing Helps Hawks Win

The Chicago Blackhawks picked up their third straight win on Monday as they blew out the Edmonton Oilers 5-1. Read »

Sunday, Nov 24, 2013 at 8:27 AM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Stun Canucks 2-1

Blackhawks Stun Canucks 2-1

Down 1-0 going into the third period, the Chicago Blackhawks scored two goals in nine seconds to knock off the Vancouver Canucks by a 2-1 margin on Saturday night. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2013 at 1:09 PM
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By James Neveau

Hawks' PK Unit Must Make Adjustments to Succeed

Hawks' PK Unit Must Make Adjustments to Succeed

Through 15 games, the Chicago Blackhawks' penalty killing unit is still the worst in the NHL. How can they improve on it after their early season struggles? Read »

Monday, Nov 4, 2013 at 6:17 AM
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By James Neveau

Three Stars of Hawks' Three Point Weekend

Three Stars of Hawks' Three Point Weekend

Over the weekend, the Chicago Blackhawks picked up three out of a possible four points, but who was the biggest contributor to that success? Read »

Friday, Oct 11, 2013 at 4:01 PM
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By James Neveau

Gameday Preview: Islanders vs. Blackhawks

Gameday Preview: Islanders vs. Blackhawks

Buoyed by young talented players like John Tavares and Michael Grabner, the New York Islanders will face the Chicago Blackhawks on Friday night with something to prove. Read »

Friday, Oct 4, 2013 at 10:49 AM
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By James Neveau

Perreault Enlisted to Help Team With Draws

Perreault Enlisted to Help Team With Draws

Former Chicago Blackhawks center Yanic Perreault was hired by the team in the offseason as their player-development coach, and he brought his face-off expertise to practice on Thursday. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013 at 7:41 AM
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By James Neveau

Should the Hawks Be Concerned with Their PK Unit?

Should the Hawks Be Concerned with Their PK Unit?

The Chicago Blackhawks' penalty killing unit had a rough night on Tuesday, giving up three goals to the Washington Capitals. Is that a legitimate cause for concern? Read »

Sunday, Sep 29, 2013 at 2:31 PM
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By James Neveau

Three Stars: Leddy's Two Goals Help Hawks Win

Three Stars: Leddy's Two Goals Help Hawks Win

Andrew Shaw's overtime goal gave the Chicago Blackhawks a 4-3 victory over the Washington Capitals Saturday night, wrapping up the Hawks' preseason with a bang. Read »

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013 at 2:22 PM
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By James Neveau
      

Kane Front and Center on Sports Illustrated NHL Preview

Chicago Blackhawks forward (and Conn Smythe winner) Patrick Kane will be on the cover of Sports Illustrated's hockey preview, due to hit newsstands on Wednesday. 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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