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Tuesday, Sep 2, 2014 at 11:47 AM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Brandon Saad

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Brandon Saad

The Chicago Blackhawks will be reporting to training camp in a little over two weeks, and one of the key players to their season will be third-year forward Brandon Saad. Read »

Monday, Aug 18, 2014 at 12:19 PM
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By James Neveau

Marian Hossa Accepts Ice-Bucket Challenge

Marian Hossa Accepts Ice-Bucket Challenge

The Chicago Blackhawks have been participating in the Ice Bucket challenge for ALS research, and Marian Hossa is the latest player to accept the challenge. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014 at 12:54 PM
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By James Neveau

Hawks Headlines: Shaw's Season Under the Microscope

Hawks Headlines: Shaw's Season Under the Microscope

The Chicago Blackhawks announced this week that their preseason tickets will go on sale Monday morning at 10 a.m. 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 »

Tuesday, Jul 22, 2014 at 4:40 PM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Marian Hossa

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Marian Hossa

Madhouse Enforcer continues its series of player evaluations by profiling winger Marian Hossa, who scored 30 goals while finishing in the top five in Selke voting for the Chicago Blackhawks in the 2013-14... 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 »

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 11:33 AM
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By James Neveau

Saad Shows Improving Two-Way Skills in Game 1 Win

Brandon Saad picked up a goal and an assist in Game 1 of the Western Conference Final, but can the Chicago Blackhawks forward show more consistency in his game moving forward? Read »

Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 12:43 PM
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By James Neveau

Who Was the Blackhawks' Second Round MVP?

The Chicago Blackhawks are waiting for their conference final opponent, but which player was most responsible for getting the team back to the third round for the second consecutive season? Read »

Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 1:38 PM
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By James Neveau

Wild vs. Blackhawks: Three Keys to a Game 5 Victory

Wild vs. Blackhawks: Three Keys to a Game 5 Victory

The Chicago Blackhawks got away from some of their strengths over the past two games, and it will be critical for guys like Corey Crawford and Marian Hossa to bounce back if the team wants to win Game 5. Read »

Monday, May 5, 2014 at 1:22 PM
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By James Neveau

Three Stars: Saad Scores Twice as Hawks Hammer Wild

Three Stars: Saad Scores Twice as Hawks Hammer Wild

The force was strong with the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday afternoon, as Brandon Saad scored twice in a 4-1 win over the Minnesota Wild at the United Center. 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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