Posts tagged "Kyle Beach"

5 Year Rear View Mirror: Looking Back At Chicago's 2008 Drafts II

5 Year Rear View Mirror: Looking Back At Chicago's 2008 Drafts II
Yesterday, we started our look back at the 2008 draft classes of each Chicago team with a look back at the Cubs 2008 Draft. Today, we’ll continue the series with our look back at how the Blackhawks did five years ago. To review last year’s look at the 2007 Blackhawks Draft, click here. Looking back... Read more »

NHL Draft: Blackhawks Adding Depth or Frustration?

NHL Draft: Blackhawks Adding Depth or Frustration?
Over the last 12 months, the front office of the Chicago Blackhawks has shown a great deal of confidence in their selections from the 2011 NHL Draft. Six of the Hawks’ 11 picks in last year’s draft have already signed an entry-level contract, and two (Brandon Saad and Andrew Shaw) saw postseason action. But looking... Read more »

Chicago Blackhawks Free Agency: How 2013 Could Impact This Summer

Chicago Blackhawks Free Agency: How 2013 Could Impact This Summer
This summer’s crop of free agents in Chicago is loaded with veterans, most of whom aren’t expected back next year. But looking at the summer of 2013, the Blackhawks are looking at a number of intriguing decisions that could impact the roster in the coming season. Since taking over at the general manager of the... Read more »
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Chicago Blackhawks: What Is The Future Of Kyle Beach?

Chicago Blackhawks: What Is The Future Of Kyle Beach?
As the regular season finishes for both the NHL and the AHL, at least 14 teams will begin evaluating their potential roster for next season next week. Others, including the Blackhawks, will have to wait until their playoffs end at some point between now and mid-June. Every team, however, has already started looking ahead to... Read more »

Chicago Blackhawks Prospect Kyle Beach Injured, Future With Organization In Question

Chicago Blackhawks Prospect Kyle Beach Injured, Future With Organization In Question
On Friday night, prospect Kyle Beach suffered an injury that could jeopardize his future with the Chicago Blackhawks organization. Beach, the 11th overall selection in the 2008 Draft by Chicago, had just started his second professional season in Rockford. In his final season in juniors, Beach put up numbers that gave many fans hope for... Read more »

Chicago Blackhawks Organizational Depth Turning Heads Around NHL

Chicago Blackhawks Organizational Depth Turning Heads Around NHL
More league-wide sites are releasing their late-summer organizational rankings, and the Chicago Blackhawks are impressing a lot of people. Here’s a look at what some major sites have said about the Hawks’ organizational depth. What you’ll see below is three different rankings from major websites, as well as the draft grade from ESPN. While the... Read more »
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Chicago Blackhawks Future: Reflections from Rockford

Chicago Blackhawks Future: Reflections from Rockford
On Wednesday night, the Rockford Ice Hogs battled for a big victory over Peoria. I attended the game to get a look at the future of the Blackhawks, and came away with some strong impressions. This wasn’t the first time I had seen most of the prospects skate. Indeed, I have been to Rockford on a... Read more »

Blackhawks: It's Time for The Kyle Beach Experiment to Come to Chicago

If the skaters on the ice on Thursday are any indication of what fans can expect to see when the puck drops on Friday night, the Hawks will be without Marian Hossa, Patrick Kane and Viktor Stalberg when the Western Conference-leading Detroit Red Wings come to town. Ugh. Add to that firepower being out the... Read more »

Blackhawks Make Bold Roster Cuts: Morin, Leddy Stay, Beach Headed to Rockford

The Blackhawks have made more roster cuts on Friday, and they’re bold. Igor Makarov, who started training camp on fire, and Kyle Beach, who entered the summer as the Hawks’ top forward prospect, are both headed to Rockford. The two biggest, and most pleasant surprises of training camp, Nick Leddy and Jeremy Morin, skated with... Read more »
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Chicago Blackhawks Roster Coming Into Focus

Chicago Blackhawks Roster Coming Into Focus
After a number of players were sent to Rockford this weekend, the limited roster spots available for prospects in the NHL are starting to become a bit more clear. Up front, the Blackhawks have most of their spots locked up in veterans. In fact, the top three lines should be made up completely of NHL... Read more »