Posts tagged "Kris Versteeg"

5 Year Rear View Mirror: Looking Back At Chicago's 2009 Drafts

5 Year Rear View Mirror: Looking Back At Chicago's 2009 Drafts
Over the last few years, we’ve taken a few days to look back five years at the drafts of Chicago’s major pro sports teams. The first two years of the series felt pretty good; in 2006 the Hawks selected Jonathan Toews, and in 2007 they chose Patrick Kane. Unfortunately, last year’s look back saw Kyle... Read more »

Chicago Blackhawks Bring Back Kris Versteeg

Chicago Blackhawks Bring Back Kris Versteeg
After Thursday night’s game, the Blackhawks made a lot of fans of the 2010 Cup team happy. The Blackhawks announced they have acquired forward Kris Versteeg and forward Philippe Lefebvre is exchange for prospects Jimmy Hayes and Dylan Olsen. According to reports, the Panthers will be paying half of Versteeg’s salary as part of the... Read more »

Florida Becoming Chicago South!

Thumbnail image for 'Florida Becoming Chicago South!'
In what can only be described as a shocking move, a Chicago sports figure is moving to Florida. The Chicago Cubs reportedly traded Carlos Zambrano to the Miami Marlins (with approximately $15M) in exchange for Chris Volstad. Volstad’s numbers were mediocre last year, similar in many ways to Zambrano’s in Chicago… but he isn’t loco... Read more »
Advertisement:

Kris Versteeg Traded to the Flyers: How Does the Blackhawks Trade Look Now?

Kris Versteeg Traded to the Flyers: How Does the Blackhawks Trade Look Now?
Former Blackhawks forward Kris Versteeg was traded to the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday for the Flyers’ first and third round selections in the 2011 Draft. That’s right… Versteeg will now call home the ice upon which he held the Stanley Cup above his head for the first time. Looking back now, Blackhawks fans have already started... Read more »

Chicago Blackhawks Summer Trade Analysis: Part Five

Chicago Blackhawks Summer Trade Analysis: Part Five
This will be the fifth and final installment of our analysis of the Blackhawks’ summer moves as part of a team evaluation at the end of the first quarter of the season. In Part One of our Summer Trade Analysis series, we examined the statistical differences between three players: former Blackhawks Kris Versteeg and Andrew Ladd, and current... Read more »

Chicago Blackhawks Summer Trade Analysis: Part One

Chicago Blackhawks Summer Trade Analysis: Part One
Before the Blackhawks take off on their Circus Trip, here’s some food for thought for their fans. There continues to be a lot of complaining about players that weren’t kept over the summer. But not enough credit has been given to GM Stan Bowman for the work he did to acquire pieces to keep the... Read more »
Advertisement:

Blackhawks Summer Recap: Exodus With A Purpose

Blackhawks Summer Recap: Exodus With A Purpose
After all of the player movement this summer, it’s hard to remember who went where and for what, so here is a consolidated recap of the Blackhawks summer transactions. June 18: Sign center prospect Marcus Kr├╝ger to a three-year, entry-level contract. June 23: Hawks trade Dustin Byfuglien, Ben Eager and Brent Sopel to the Atlanta... Read more »

2010-11 Chicago Blackhawks: Where Will The Scoring Come From?

2010-11 Chicago Blackhawks: Where Will The Scoring Come From?
In the wake of a flurry of departures in the last couple weeks, there are a lot of Blackhawks fans that are soiling themselves about replacing the players that have left or will be leaving shortly. During the historic 2009-10 season, the Blackhawks finished the year ranked third in the NHL, scoring 262 goals (3.20/gm).... Read more »

Kris Versteeg Traded: Who'd The Hawks Get?

Kris Versteeg Traded: Who'd The Hawks Get?
Late Wednesday night, within hours of free agency beginning, the Chicago Blackhawks made their second trade with the Toronto Maple Leafs within a week. This deal involved a prominent NHL player, though. Toronto receives Kris Versteeg and the rights to Bill Sweatt in exchange for Viktor Stalberg, Chris DiDomenico & Philippe Paradis. Sweatt has expiring draft rights and... Read more »
Advertisement:
  • ChicagoNow is full of win

    Welcome to ChicagoNow.

    Meet our bloggers,
    post comments, or
    pitch your blog idea.

  • Advertisement:
  • Fresh Chicago News

  • Meet The Blogger

    Tab Bamford

    Former Hinsdale Central quarterback, Taylor University running back, currently a dad and husband.

  • hawks-widget-CI
  • Latest on ChicagoNow

  • Advertisement: