Tag: Brian Campbell

Player Eval: Niklas Hjalmarsson

Player Eval: Niklas Hjalmarsson
Before I get to the point of the first post at Puck PowWow’s new home, which would be an evaluation of Hjalmarsson’s 2010-2011 season, I wanted to share with everyone what Eddie ‘O’ said in reference to Brian Campbell recently. Eddie referred to Campbell by saying that he was merely a “serviceable” fifth D-man. In... Read more »

Wouldn't you know it, Brian Campbell trade to Florida a reality. Huge options for Blackhawks emerge.

I think that fourfeather and beaverwarrior’s comments from last post about Campbell’s inevitable trade should be treated as gold and posted across the internet for everyone to see. Right on the money. Florida, in need of finding some expensive players to raise their cap hit above the sea level, might have found it in Brian... Read more »

Player Eval #3: Chris Campoli

With the Cup safely stationed in Boston and the year finally closed, we can now get back to talking about all things Blackhawks. The ending of the 2010-11 season brought back many thoughts on the Hawks. I was reminded about how close they really were to eliminating the Canucks in the 1st round, the many... Read more »

Player Eval #2: Nick Leddy and the Hawks sign Salak.

The Hawks signed goaltender Alexander Salak, who was part of the Frolik deal with Florida to a 2 year contract. They also signed Byron Froese and David Gilbert to 3 year entry level contracts. Salak, who is 24 made 2 appearances in the NHL last year and made 34 saves on 40 shots. Looks like... Read more »