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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Walk the Red Carpet Ahead of Home Opener

The Chicago Blackhawks got the red carpet treatment on Thursday as they got ready to take on the Pittsburgh Penguins at the United Center.View gallery »

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Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 11:07 PM

Blackhawks Make History With Blowout Win

Blackhawks Make History With Blowout Win

The Chicago Blackhawks were looking to make a statement against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night, and that’s exactly what they did as they put up an incredible 10 goals in a 10-1 victory. Read »

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 8:50 PM

Bickell Gets 'One More Shift' for Blackhawks

Former Chicago Blackhawks winger Bryan Bickell got to retire as a member of the team earlier this week, but the team had one more honor in store for him as he leaves the NHL. Read »

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 5:49 PM

Blackhawks vs. Penguins: Game Preview

The Chicago Blackhawks will finally get their season underway on Thursday when they take on the Pittsburgh Penguins at the United Center, and new faces are all over the lineup as the team hits the ice. Read »

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 5:04 PM

Blackhawks Season Preview: Five Bold Predictions

After months of talk and speculation, the Chicago Blackhawks will finally put their new team on the ice Thursday as they take on the Pittsburgh Penguins in their season opener at the United Center. Read »

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 12:40 PM

Blackhawks Acquire Prospect From Canadiens

Blackhawks Acquire Prospect From Canadiens

The Chicago Blackhawks made a trade on Wednesday afternoon, acquiring forward Andreas Martinsen from the Montreal Canadiens. Read »

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 6:44 AM
Lauren Petty Makes Incredible 'Shoot the Puck' on Live TV

Lauren Petty Makes Incredible 'Shoot the Puck' on Live TV

NBC 5's Lauren Petty played "shoot the puck" on live TV Thursday morning ahead of the Chicago Blackhawks' season opener -- and she made it!  Watch »

Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017 at 1:31 PM

Blackhawks Place Hossa on LTIR

Blackhawks Place Hossa on LTIR

The Chicago Blackhawks made it official on Wednesday, placing winger Marian Hossa on long-term injured reserve. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017 at 11:48 AM

Blackhawks Sign Franson to 1-Year Deal

Blackhawks Sign Franson to 1-Year Deal

The Chicago Blackhawks have agreed to terms with defenseman Cody Franson on a one-year contract, the team announced Wednesday. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017 at 1:34 AM

Bickell Signs 1-Day Deal to Retire With Blackhawks

Bickell Signs 1-Day Deal to Retire With Blackhawks

Former Chicago Blackhawks winger Bryan Bickell was forced to retire last season after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, but on Wednesday, he’ll officially end his career in an entirely appropriate way. Read »

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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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