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Tuesday, Aug 7, 2018 at 8:01 PM

'Never, Ever Forgotten': Hawks Legend Stan Mikita Dies at 78

Chicago Blackhawks legend and Hall of Famer Stan Mikita passed away Tuesday at the age of 78, the team and his family confirmed. Read »

Thursday, Aug 2, 2018 at 12:59 PM

Survey: Blackhawks Fans Skeptical About Team's Chances

Survey: Blackhawks Fans Skeptical About Team's Chances

The Chicago Blackhawks are trying to retool ahead of the upcoming season, but fans aren’t exactly optimistic about the direction of the franchise. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 31, 2018 at 3:31 PM

Forsling Undergoes Wrist Surgery

Forsling Undergoes Wrist Surgery

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Gustav Forsling will be out of commission for the foreseeable future after undergoing surgery on his right wrist, the team announced Tuesday. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 31, 2018 at 12:43 PM

Marcus Kruger Set to Use Trades as Motivation

Marcus Kruger Set to Use Trades as Motivation

After a whirlwind year that saw get traded four separate teams and even demoted to the AHL, Chicago Blackhawks center Marcus Kruger is looking forward to things calming down a bit in his hockey life. Read »

Friday, Jul 27, 2018 at 5:52 PM

DeBrincat Out to Prove Rookie Season Wasn't a Fluke

DeBrincat Out to Prove Rookie Season Wasn't a Fluke

After a stellar rookie season that saw him exceed all expectations, Chicago Blackhawks winger Alex DeBrincat is hoping to prove that he’s not just a one-hit wonder. Read »

Friday, Jul 27, 2018 at 5:29 PM

Crawford: 'I'm Not 100 Percent' in Injury Recovery

Crawford: 'I'm Not 100 Percent' in Injury Recovery

Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford met the media for the first time in months on Friday, and he says that he is not fully healthy yet in his recovery from an injury that ended his 2017-18 season. Read »

Friday, Jul 27, 2018 at 2:26 PM

Blackhawks Convention Set to Kick Off Friday

Blackhawks Convention Set to Kick Off Friday

The Chicago Blackhawks will kick off their annual fan convention on Friday, and some of the team’s biggest stars will be in the Windy City for the event. Read »

Friday, Jul 27, 2018 at 12:56 PM

Roenick Smashes Glass at Hockey Camp

Roenick Smashes Glass at Hockey Camp

Jeremy Roenick may be retired from the NHL, but the former Chicago Blackhawks great apparently has still got it. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 12:49 PM

Hossa Says Goodbye to Blackhawks Fans in Touching Video

Hossa Says Goodbye to Blackhawks Fans in Touching Video

Former Chicago Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa may not be a member of the team anymore, but he made sure to take a moment to thank the team’s fans in a touching video. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 5:42 PM
Jonathan Toews Celebrates 10 Years as Captain

Jonathan Toews Celebrates 10 Years as Captain

 It's been 10 years since the Chicago Blackhawks made Jonathan Toews the youngest captain in team history, and we're highlighting his biggest moments.  Watch »

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James Neveau James Neveau is a digital content producer and sports writer for NBC Chicago. He started writing for the company in 2013 covering the Blackhawks, but has since added the rest of Chicago's sports teams, as well as news, to his coverage. You can email James at james.neveau@nbcuni.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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