Podcast: Hawks core ‘surprised’, blindsided by potential rebuild originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago
As Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman proceeds with what appears to be a rebuild, the core pieces of the franchise are not too happy with the direction of the team and not being consulted on it, which includes the decision to part ways with Corey Crawford. Pat Boyle, Charlie Roumeliotis, and Scott King discuss the new details on why the Blackhawks didn't re-sign Crawford, the rumblings of discontent with the core guys, and how the Blackhawks should proceed moving forward.
(1:30) - More details about the Blackhawks handling of Corey Crawford
(10:50) - Could Crawford have helped with the young goalies in a rebuild?
(13:22) - Blackhawks stars not happy with rebuild
(27:06) - Blackhawks begin making offseason moves
(36:32) - How will new Blackhawk Mattias Janmark fit into the roster?