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Tuesday, Jun 10, 2014 at 9:43 AM
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By James Neveau

Salary Cap Increases Help Hawks in Kane/Toews Talks

Salary Cap Increases Help Hawks in Kane/Toews Talks

Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews are in line for big pay raises from the Chicago Blackhawks, but if reports about the NHL's salary cap are true, GM Stan Bowman's job could be getting much easier. Read »

Monday, Jun 9, 2014 at 9:49 AM
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By James Neveau

Hawks Headlines: Kane's Maturation Continues to Impress

Hawks Headlines: Kane's Maturation Continues to Impress

The Chicago Blackhawks are currently enjoying their offseason, but we'll periodically check up on the team in our Hawks Headlines feature. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 4, 2014 at 11:47 AM
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By James Neveau

Could Sharp, Seabrook Be on the Chopping Block?

Could Sharp, Seabrook Be on the Chopping Block?

With extensions to Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews looming, could GM Stan Bowman consider trading Patrick Sharp or Brent Seabrook to clear salary cap space? Read »

Wednesday, Jun 4, 2014 at 9:16 AM
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By James Neveau

Kane, Toews Extensions Blackhawks' "Highest Priority"

Kane, Toews Extensions Blackhawks'

The Chicago Blackhawks will have to open up their wallets next season to re-sign Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews, but GM Stan Bowman says the deals are the team's "highest priority" heading into the offseason. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 4, 2014 at 7:29 AM
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By James Neveau

Headlines from Hawks' Final Press Conferences

Headlines from Hawks' Final Press Conferences

The Chicago Blackhawks held their final press conferences on Tuesday before heading their separate ways for the summer, and several headlines emerged from the proceedings. Read »

Monday, Jun 2, 2014 at 6:41 AM
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By James Neveau

Final Thoughts: Blackhawks' 2013-14 Season

Final Thoughts: Blackhawks' 2013-14 Season

The Chicago Blackhawks may have fallen short of their ultimate goal this season, but their perseverance gives fans something to hang their hats on heading into the offseason. Read »

Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 5:13 PM
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By Madhouse Enforcer Staff

Blackhawks Ask Fans to Help Nickname Latest Star Line

Blackhawks Ask Fans to Help Nickname Latest Star Line

The Chicago Blackhawks are asking fans to help nickname one of their starring lines in their latest series with the Los Angeles Kings. Read »

Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 12:21 PM
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By James Neveau

Kane's Big Night Forces Game 7 vs. Kings

Kane's Big Night Forces Game 7 vs. Kings

The Chicago Blackhawks' come from behind Game 6 win over the Los Angeles Kings was keyed by big time efforts from several players, and we recognize them in this edition of Three Stars. Read »

Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 9:40 AM
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By James Neveau

Patrick Kane's Flair for the Dramatic: By the Numbers

Patrick Kane's Flair for the Dramatic: By the Numbers

Patrick Kane had a goal and an assist in the Chicago Blackhawks' furious third period comeback, adding one more page to his already impressive legacy of clutch play. Read »

Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 5:56 AM
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By James Neveau
      

Blackhawks vs. Kings: 3 Keys to a Chicago Victory

If the Chicago Blackhawks want to force a Game 7 in their series with the Los Angeles Kings, they have to get a stellar performance out of Corey Crawford, as we delve into our Three Keys to Victory. 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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