Chicago Blackhawks Newshttps://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/news/Chicago Blackhawks NewsThu, 17 Aug 2017 15:00:00 +0000Blackhawks TV to air exclusive season preview show on Mondayhttps://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/news/blackhawks-tv-to-air-exclusive-season-preview-show-on-monday/c-290694414<div class="article-item__preview"><p>Blackhawks TV will live stream an exclusive season preview show on chicagoblackhawks.com, the official Blackhawks app and on the team's Facebook page on Monday, August 21 at 10:15 a.m.</p><p>The special will include interviews previewing the upcoming season featuring Blackhawks President &amp; CEO John McDonough with radio play-by-play man John Wiedeman, Senior Vice President/General Manager Stan Bowman with radio studio host Judd Sirott and forward <span class="token token-playerCard" id="token-A0366F865F6C899EAC2A4">Ryan Hartman</span> with radio analyst and former Blackhawks forward Troy Murray. In addition, former Blackhawks defenseman Brian Campbell joins BHTV's Eric Lear for an in-depth preview and breakdown of key matchups on the 2017-18 schedule. Fans will also get to know some of the new Blackhawks players on the roster for the upcoming season with special Q&amp;A videos.</p><p>The show will coincide with the on-sale of single-game tickets for the team's 2017-18 regular-season home games at the United Center. Tickets will go on sale on Monday, at 10 a.m. Fans will be able to purchase tickets on chicagoblackhawks.com or by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. The Blackhawks open their regular-season schedule when they host the Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m.</p></div>Chicago Blackhawks Media Relations / chicagoblackhawks.comThu, 17 Aug 2017 15:00:00 +0000Current, former Blackhawks celebrate Shaw's weddinghttps://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/news/current-former-blackhawks-celebrate-shaws-wedding/c-290676746<div class="article-item__preview"><p>Aug. 12 marked the wedding date for former Blackhawk forward Andrew Shaw and his wife, Chaunette, and the big event resulted in a reunion of current and former Blackhawks, including captain <span class="token token-playerCard" id="token-C3ED3A810CE4D980AE5AB">Jonathan Toews</span>, who posted the following photo to social media:</p><p align="center"><span class="token token-third-party token-third-party-instagram-embed" id="token-E2371E081E1630DA79587"><a href="https://www.instagram.com/p/BXvovV0hqdl/">Instagram from @jonathantoews: The Mutt getting the boys back together. Congrats @shawz65 and Chaunette on your big night!</a></span></p></div>Chicago Blackhawks / chicagoblackhawks.comTue, 15 Aug 2017 20:54:53 +0000Tickets for Blackhawks 2017-18 regular season home games on sale Aug. 21https://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/news/tickets-for-blackhawks-2017-18-regular-season-home-games-on-sale-aug-21/c-290659718<div class="article-item__preview"><p>The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that single-game tickets for the team's 2017-18 regular-season home games at the United Center will go on sale on Monday, Aug. 21, at 10 a.m. Fans will be able to purchase tickets on chicagoblackhawks.com or by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000.</p><p>The Blackhawks open their regular-season schedule when they host the Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m.</p><p>Nineteen of the team's 41 home contests will take place on weekends, including six Fridays, four Saturdays and nine Sundays. The Blackhawks two longest homestands of the season include six games (January 10 - January 24) and five games (February 15 - 23). Most home games at the United Center will start at 7:30 p.m. except for 7 p.m. starts on the following Wednesdays: Nov. 15, Jan. 10, Jan. 24 and Feb. 21). Sunday home games will start at 6 p.m. except Jan. 7 at 2 p.m., March 11 at 11:30 a.m. and March 18 at 6:30 p.m. All times are subject to change.</p></div>Chicago Blackhawks News Release / chicagoblackhawks.comMon, 14 Aug 2017 15:00:23 +0000Top 20 NHL Wingshttps://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/news/top-20-wings-nhl-top-players/c-290655480<div class="article-item__preview"><p><em>The ability to score thrilling goals, make eye-popping passes and go to the net with superb skating make up the hallmark of a top wing. NHL Network experts chose the top 20 wings in the League for a special program to be broadcast during the summer. Here is their list:</em></p></div>NHL.comMon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0000Brandon Saad to be the next featured guest on CSN's Inside Lookhttps://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/news/brandon-saad-to-be-the-next-featured-guest-on-csns-inside-look/c-290638960<div class="article-item__preview"><p>CSN Chicago (CSN), the home for the most games and most comprehensive coverage of the Chicago Blackhawks, Bulls, Cubs and White Sox, continues to delve into the lives of some of the biggest names in Chicago sports with its candid, monthly, one-on-one interview series<b> <em>Inside Look</em> presented by Cadillac</b>.</p></div>CSN / CSNChicago.comThu, 10 Aug 2017 16:20:05 +0000Medical update on Eddie Olczykhttps://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/news/medical-update-on-eddie-olczyk/c-290621840<div class="article-item__preview"><p><b>Statement from Eddie Olczyk:</b></p><p>I have been diagnosed with a form of colon cancer and am currently undergoing treatment for the disease. I have been working with outstanding health care professionals and expect to be back in the broadcast booth after I complete my treatment. Having the support and encouragement from my family, the Chicago Blackhawks organization, NBC Sports and all my friends and fans means the world to me and will give me continued strength to beat this. My family and I appreciate privacy during this time as we focus our attention on my treatments.</p><p> </p></div>Chicago Blackhawks Media Relations / chicagoblackhawks.comTue, 08 Aug 2017 21:10:01 +0000Blackhawks prospect Mitchell models game after Keithhttps://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/news/blackhawks-prospect-ian-mitchell-models-game-after-duncan-keith/c-290604344<div class="article-item__preview"><p><b>CHICAGO -- </b>There's a lot the Chicago Blackhawks like about prospect Ian Mitchell, but the fact that there's not much they dislike might be the most appealing.</p><p>Mitchell, a 5-foot-11, 173-pound defenseman from St. Albert, Alberta, was selected by the Blackhawks with the No. 57 pick in the 2017 NHL Draft. Chicago used its second of nine picks to draft Mitchell primarily because he's a true two-way player.</p></div>Brian Hedger / NHL.com CorrespondentTue, 08 Aug 2017 04:00:00 +0000Photos: Blackhawks Youth Hockey Camp at West Meadows Ice Arenahttps://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/news/photos-blackhawks-youth-hockey-camp-at-west-meadows-ice-arena/c-290613876<div class="article-item__preview"><p>Check out some of the best shots from Day 1 of the Blackhawks Girls and Bantam/Peewee Youth Hockey Camp at West Meadows Ice Arena.</p></div>Meghan White / Photography InternMon, 07 Aug 2017 20:50:52 +0000Top prospects for Chicago Blackhawkshttps://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/news/chicago-blackhawks-prospect-watch/c-290598274<div class="article-item__preview"><p><em>NHL.com is providing in-depth prospect analysis for each of its 31 teams throughout August. Today, the Chicago Blackhawks.</em></p><p>If the Chicago Blackhawks hope to return to making long runs in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, they must continue replenishing their roster with homegrown talent.</p></div>Brian Hedger / NHL.com CorrespondentMon, 07 Aug 2017 04:00:00 +0000Inside look at Chicago Blackhawkshttps://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/news/2017-18-chicago-blackhawks-season-preview/c-290597134<div class="article-item__preview"><p><em>NHL.com is providing in-depth roster, prospect and fantasy analysis for each of its 31 teams throughout August. Today, the Chicago Blackhawks.</em></p><p>The theme for the Chicago Blackhawks this offseason is change after they were swept by the Nashville Predators in the Western Conference First Round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs last season.</p><p>Chicago made two blockbuster trades June 23, hours before the start of the 2017 NHL Draft following the season in which they were 50-23-9 and led the conference with 109 points but failed to win a playoff game.</p></div>Brian Hedger / NHL.com CorrespondentMon, 07 Aug 2017 04:00:00 +0000