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Patrick Kane Reaches Postseason Milestone

Patrick Kane Reaches Postseason Milestone
When the final horn sounded on Sunday night, Blackhawks superstar forward Patrick Kane had scored two of Chicago’s four goals in a solid home victory. The first goal of the night – seen above – was significant for the Hawks sniper. Kane became only the fifth player in the long, storied history of the Chicago... Read more »

Today: Most Exciting Day In Chicago Sports History?

Today: Most Exciting Day In Chicago Sports History?
Monday wasn’t a great day for Chicago sports fans. Doug Buffone, a Chicago Bears icon who was one of the more popular sports personalities in this town over the last 40+ years, passed away. Less than two weeks away from Chicago hosting the NFL Draft, this was a somber note across every channel of sports... Read more »

1 Night, 2 Stars Injured: Patrick Kane & Derrick Rose Out

1 Night, 2 Stars Injured: Patrick Kane & Derrick Rose Out
A little more than seven minutes into Tuesday night’s Blackhawks game, Patrick Kane was shoved awkwardly into the boards. He was slow to get up, and when he did rise he was holding his left arm. The league’s leading point producer went straight to the dressing room and did not return to the game. As... Read more »
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Chicago's Best #1 Picks

Chicago's Best #1 Picks
Today, Nov. 19, is Patrick Kane’s 26th birthday. So, first off, congrats & happy birthday to #88 on the big day. With that being said, I got in a discussion recently about Kane being the best #1 overall pick in Chicago sports history. We haven’t had many top picks in baseball, football, hockey and basketball... Read more »

Patrick Kane Reaches 500 Points

Patrick Kane Reaches 500 Points
Appropriately, with an assist on a Jonathan Toews goal in the second period on Sunday night, Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane reached 500 points in his career. In his 523rd game with the franchise, Kane reached the benchmark with 181 goals and 319 assists. From the 2007 NHL Draft, in which Kane was the number one... Read more »

Chicago Blackhawks: The Potential Brad Richards Impact

Chicago Blackhawks: The Potential Brad Richards Impact
What does it mean for the Blackhawks to have a legit center for their second line in Brad Richards? And what does it mean for Richards to skate with the talented Blackhawks forwards? Who did Richards play with in New York last year? And who will he skate with in Chicago? Let’s look at the... Read more »
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Chicago Blackhawks Prospect Camp Preview: Forwards

Chicago Blackhawks Prospect Camp Preview: Forwards
In the wake of the blockbuster deals for Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane, the organization will have most of their top prospects in town to compete for roster spots in Rockford and, perhaps, Chicago. Earlier, we discussed the defensemen attending this year’s Blackhawks prospect camp. Now, let’s look at the forwards on the roster. There’s... Read more »

The Significance of Jonathan Toews & Patrick Kane

The Significance of Jonathan Toews & Patrick Kane
When the Blackhawks announced on Wednesday that the franchise had locked up Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane for eight more seasons, it signified a commitment to the heart of the team for the next decade (at least). But it will also afford the Hawks’ two young superstars the opportunity to re-write the record books of... Read more »

Blackhawks Lock-Up Toews, Kane Long-Term

Blackhawks Lock-Up Toews, Kane Long-Term
On Wednesday the Blackhawks announced eight-year contracts with forwards Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane. The deals will carry matching $10.5M cap hits. The contracts will begin with the 2015-16 season, and will be the highest cap hits in the NHL. When Toews and Kane arrived as teenagers, the Blackhawks couldn’t fill the building and hadn’t... Read more »
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Agent: Blackhawks Still Negotiating With Toews, Kane

Agent: Blackhawks Still Negotiating With Toews, Kane
Pat Brisson, the agent for both Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane, told The Fourth Period on Tuesday that the Hawks are still negotiating with the two faces of the franchise. Reports surfaced on Monday evening that there were deals in place with cap hits around $10.8M each for the two Conn Smythe winners.