Chicago Blackhawks Wiretap

Blackhawks Acquire Calvin de Haan From Hurricanes

Jun 25, 2019 2:53 AM

The Chicago Blackhawks made another trade for a veteran defenseman on Monday, acquiring Calvin de Haan in a deal with the Carolina Hurricanes.

The Blackhawks also received minor league forward Aleksi Saarela in exchange for defenseman Gustav Forsling and goaltender Anton Forsberg.

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Blackhawks Acquire Olli Maatta From Penguins

Jun 15, 2019 9:24 PM

The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired defenseman Olli Maatta in a trade with the Pittsburgh Penguins for forward Dominik Kahun and a fifth-round pick in this year's draft.

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Blackhawks Hire Marc Crawford As Assistant Coach

Jun 5, 2019 1:11 AM

The Chicago Blackhawks have hired Marc Crawford as an assistant coach on Jeremy Colliton's staff.

The 58-year-old Crawford was the interim head coach for Ottawa at the end of last season. He also has served as the head coach for Colorado, Vancouver, Los Angeles and Dallas, leading the Avalanche to the Stanley Cup title in 1996.

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Panthers Fire Broughner, Eye Quenneville As Head Coach

Apr 7, 2019 2:46 PM

After firing coach Bob Boughner following just two seasons behind the bench, the Panthers have quickly targeted three-time Stanley Cup-winning coach Joel Quenneville as his successor, a source with knowledge of the talks told ESPN.

The Panthers asked for and received permission from the Blackhawks to speak to Quenneville.

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Blackhawks-Flyers To Open Next Season In Prague

Mar 23, 2019 10:20 AM

The Chicago Blackhawks and Philadelphia Flyers will play their 2019-20 season-opening game on Oct. 4 in Prague, Czech Republic.

Both teams will hold their training camps in Europe and then play a number of exhibition games.

The NHL also announced that the Buffalo Sabres will play two games against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Stockholm, Sweden, on Nov. 8 and 9 as part of the 2019 NHL Global Series Challenge.

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Lightning Acquire Jan Rutta From Blackhawks

Jan 12, 2019 2:39 AM

The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired defenseman Jan Rutta in a trade with the Chicago Blackhawks.

NHL-leading Tampa Bay also got a 2019 seventh-round draft pick from Chicago in exchange for defenseman Slater Koekkoek and a fifth-round selection in this year's draft.

The 28-year-old Rutta had 2 goals and 4 assists in 23 games with the Blackhawks this season. He also has spent time in the minors.

 

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Coyotes Acquire Nick Schmaltz From Blackhawks

Nov 26, 2018 2:18 AM

The Arizona Coyotes acquired center Nick Schmaltz from the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday in exchange for forwards Dylan Strome and Brendan Perlini.

All three players in the deal are former first-round draft picks.

 

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Blackhawks Fire Coach Joel Quenneville

Nov 7, 2018 2:00 AM

The Blackhawks fired coach Joel Quenneville on Tuesday.

Quenneville, who won three Stanley Cups with the Blackhawks, had been with the team since 2008 and was the longest-tenured coach in the NHL.

Chicago promoted its AHL coach, Jeremy Colliton, 33, who becomes the youngest head coach in the NHL.

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Lightning Set NHL Record With 33 Second Period Shots

Oct 22, 2018 1:30 AM

The Tampa Bay Lightning set a modern NHL record when they tallied 33 shots in the second period of a 6-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday. According to Elias, it was the most shots by a team in a period since 1955-56, when shots on goal were first recorded as an official statistic.

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Blackhawks Start Season With Five Straight OT Games

Oct 14, 2018 11:10 AM

The Chicago Blackhawks became the first team in NHL history to start the season with five straight overtime games on Saturday.

Alex DeBrincat scored with nine second left in OT to beat the Blues 4-3, the second time this season Chicago has beaten St. Louis in overtime.

The New York Rangers had held the record with four OT games to start the 1997-98 season.

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Blackhawks Great Stan Mikita Dies At Age 78
Blackhawks legend Stan Mikita played 1,396 games in the NHL from 1958 to 1980.

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Chris Chelios To Work For Blackhawks As Ambassador
Chris Chelios spent a decade with the Red Wings as a player from 1999-2009.

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Former NHL Goalie Ray Emery Drowns
Ray Emery drowned while swimming on Sunday in his hometown of Hamilton, Ontario.

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Blackhawks, Coyotes In Seven-Player Deal
The Blackhawks cleared cap space by trading Marian Hossa's contract to the Coyotes.

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Blackhawks Agree To Deals With Vinnie Hinostroza, John Hayden
Vinnie Hinostroza scored a career high seven goals in 50 games with Chicago last season.

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Marian Hossa Announces Retirement From NHL
Marian Hossa had 1,134 points (525 goals, 609 assists) in 1,309 NHL games.

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Blackhawks To Retain Coach Joel Quenneville, GM Stan Bowman
The Blackhawks have failed to quality for the playoffs for the first time in a decade.

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Capitals Send Draft Pick To Hawks For Michal Kempny
The Blackhawks receive a conditional 2018 third-round draft pick from the Capitals.

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Blackhawks Acquire Anthony Duclair, Adam Clendening From Coyotes
The Blackhawks trade Richard Panik and Laurent Dauphin to the Coyotes.

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Blackhawks Waive Cody Franson
Cody Franson had appeared to meet the expectations that the Blackhawks had placed upon him since joining the team on a professional tryout.

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Former NHL Player Eddie Olczyk Diagnosed With Colon Cancer
Eddie Olczyk has been the in-game analyst for Blackhawk games since the 2006-07 season.

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Hawks' Brian Campbell Retires After 17 NHL Seasons
Brian Campbell will join the Blackhawks front office, assisting with marketing, community and youth hockey activities.

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Ducks Sign Dennis Rasmussen To One-Year Deal
Dennis Rasmussen played the entire 2016-17 season with the Blackhawks, recording 8 points in 68 games.

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Coyotes Trade Murphy, Dauphin To Hawks For Hjalmarsson
The Coyotes have acquired defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson from the Blackhawks.

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Marian Hossa Will Miss Next Season
Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa has been receiving treatment for a skin disorder.

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Blackhawks Sign Michal Kempny To One-Year Deal
Michal Kempny was set to become a restricted free agent July 1.

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Blackhawks Fire Assistant Coach Mike Kitchen
Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman promised there would be changes in the organization.

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Hawks GM Stan Bowman Is Promising Changes
Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman says head coach Joel Quenneville will be back with the team next season.

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Hawks Win To Clinch Ninth Straight Playoff Berth
The Blackhawks beat the Avs 6-3 on Sunday for their fifth straight win and increase their lead in the Central Division.

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Hawks Lose Artem Anisimov For Three To Four Weeks
Blackhawks center Artem Anisimov has a lower-body injury that will likely sideline him for the rest of the regular season.

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