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Monday, Mar 3, 2014 at 1:28 PM
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By James Neveau

Bollig Signs 3-Year Extension with Hawks

The Chicago Blackhawks have been handing out contract extensions to a lot of their key players recently, and they signed another one Monday as Brandon Bollig signed a three year deal. Read »

Monday, Mar 3, 2014 at 9:36 AM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Deal Brandon Pirri to Florida

Blackhawks Deal Brandon Pirri to Florida

The Chicago Blackhawks have a glut of players at the center position, and on Sunday night they jettisoned one of those assets, dealing Brandon Pirri to the Florida Panthers. Read »

Sunday, Mar 2, 2014 at 12:47 PM
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By James Neveau

Versteeg Looking to Reward Bowman's Faith Down the Stretch

Versteeg Looking to Reward Bowman's Faith Down the Stretch

Chicago Blackhawks forward Kris Versteeg was brought in because the team liked his versatility, and now he's trying to reward their faith in him down the stretch. Read »

Wednesday, Feb 26, 2014 at 12:12 PM
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By James Neveau

Could Blackhawks Play Outdoors Again Next Season?

Could Blackhawks Play Outdoors Again Next Season?

As a big television draw and one of the league's best teams, the Chicago Blackhawks could be in a position for a repeat appearance in an outdoor game next season. Read »

Thursday, Feb 13, 2014 at 11:55 AM
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By James Neveau

Brandon Pirri Named AHL All-Star Game MVP

Brandon Pirri Named AHL All-Star Game MVP

The Chicago Blackhawks may have sent Brandon Pirri down to the minors, but even on a smaller stage he's still turning heads, as he was named AHL All-Star Game MVP on Wednesday night. Read »

Thursday, Feb 6, 2014 at 11:45 PM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks to Play 2014 Preseason Game In Saskatoon

Blackhawks to Play  2014 Preseason Game In Saskatoon

The Chicago Blackhawks may still have a good chunk of their schedule left for this season, but they announced a 2014-15 preseason tilt on Thursday as they will head to Saskatoon to play the Oilers. Read »

Tuesday, Dec 10, 2013 at 12:13 PM
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By James Neveau

Kane, Toews Talk Contract in Interview

Kane, Toews Talk Contract in Interview

The Chicago Blackhawks still have a season and a half remaining on the contracts of Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews, but the duo talked contract extensions in a recent magazine interview. Read »

Saturday, Nov 16, 2013 at 1:57 PM
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By James Neveau

Could Versteeg Swap Be Bowman's Best Coup?

Could Versteeg Swap Be Bowman's Best Coup?

During his tenure with the Chicago Blackhawks, Stan Bowman has pulled off some great swaps, but could the Kris Versteeg trade be his best work? Read »

Friday, Nov 15, 2013 at 11:04 AM
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By James Neveau

Versteeg's Return An Example of the Rich Hawks Getting Richer

Versteeg's Return An Example of the Rich Hawks Getting Richer

The Chicago Blackhawks got quite a deal when they acquired Kris Versteeg from the Florida Panthers, but what do they intend to do with him? Read »

Friday, Nov 15, 2013 at 10:37 AM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Acquire Versteeg for Olsen, Hayes

Blackhawks Acquire Versteeg for Olsen, Hayes

The Chicago Blackhawks made a flurry of moves on Thursday night, with the big move sending Dylan Olsen and Jimmy Hayes to the Florida Panthers in exchange for Kris Versteeg. 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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