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10 players to watch this Blackhawks pre-season

Teuvo Teravainen - Teravainen was the Blackhawks 1st round pick (18th overall) in the 2012 draft.  While the Hawks have already decided that the young forward will spend this season in Finland, he's the Hawks top and most elite prospect.  Patrick Kane compared Teravainen to himself, while Scotty Bowman compared him to Igor Larianov.  He's an electrifying player with incredible hands and vision.  A year in Finland will help him add a little size, which he will need before taking part in an 82 game + NHL season.  He'll be here soon enough...but take an early look while you can.
With the Chicago Blackhawks making their televised preseason debut Thursday night, many fans will be getting their first glimpse of the team.  While many of the core pieces remain intact, there three or four starting roster spots available.  These young Blackhawks have a chance to make the roster this season. Thanks to blackhawks.nhl.com and NHLPA.com... Read more »

Blackhawks sign Teravainen to 3-year contract

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Thursday, the Blackhawks announced the have signed 2012 1st round pick Teuvo Teravainen to a 3-year deal. Last season, the 18-year old Helsinki, Finland native tallied 13 goals and 18 assists in 44 regular season games for Jokerit.  In 2011-12 season, Teravainen was named the SM-Liiga Rookie of the Year. While it’s highly unlikely Teravainen... Read more »