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Vegas trades Fleury to Chicago as goalie carousel spins

Jul. 28, 2021 00:47 AM EDT

Marc-Andre Fleury was traded from Vegas to Chicago on Tuesday, a stunning turn of events that has the NHL’s reigning Vezina Trophy-winning goaltender contemplating his future. The Golden Knights traded Fleury to the Blackhawks for minor league forward Mikael Hakkarainen...

Blackhawks acquire Seth Jones, agree on $76M, 8-year deal

Jul. 24, 2021 00:39 AM EDT

SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — Seth Jones is now with the Chicago Blackhawks and could become the organization's cornerstone on the blue line. Chicago acquired the star defenseman from the Columbus Blue Jackets in a blockbuster trade Friday just before the NHL draft began. The...

Blackhawks GM Bowman pledges to cooperate with investigation

Jul. 22, 2021 14:45 PM EDT

Chicago Blackhawks executive Stan Bowman pledged Thursday to cooperate with an investigation into allegations that an assistant coach sexually assaulted two players in 2010. The team’s president of hockey operations and general manager refused to answer a question about...

Year since Washington change, Native sports imagery evolving

Jul. 13, 2021 09:20 AM EDT

Washington will not have any kind of Native American imagery as part of its next name, and the subject is still evolving across sports in the year since the storied NFL franchise dropped arguably the most polarizing moniker left in the pros. Tuesday marks the one-year...

Blackhawks trade Keith to Oilers for Jones, 3rd-rounder

Jul. 12, 2021 22:17 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Duncan Keith is heading to the Edmonton Oilers in the latest departure of a cornerstone player from the Chicago Blackhawks' Stanley Cup core, a move that could help the club speed up a long-term rebuild. Chicago traded Keith, a two-time Norris Trophy...

Lightning the 1st team to win Stanley Cup at home since '15

Jul. 07, 2021 23:28 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — When the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup on home ice for the first time since before World War II, Jon Cooper could not bear to watch the joyful aftermath. "I’m looking away from the whole thing," he said. Not this time....

Toews back skating after chronic immune response syndrome

Jun. 30, 2021 12:23 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews revealed Wednesday that he missed this past season while dealing with what he described as chronic immune response syndrome. Toews revealed his diagnosis for the first time in a video...

Canadiens' Armia in COVID-19 protocol day before Cup Final

Jun. 27, 2021 15:29 PM EDT

Montreal Canadiens forward Joel Armia has been placed in the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol and didn’t travel with the team to Tampa Bay on Sunday, a day before Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final. General manager Marc Bergevin made the announcement after Armia was not at...

Blackhawks, F Lukas Reichel agree to 3-year contract

Jun. 09, 2021 20:11 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks announced Wednesday they had agreed to an entry-level contract with Lukas Reichel after selecting the forward in the first round of the 2020 NHL draft. Reichel's three-year deal runs through the 2023-24 season with a $925,000...

Toews' question chases Chicago Blackhawks into offseason

May. 11, 2021 21:17 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The question hovered over the Chicago Blackhawks throughout a promising season, and it remains in place right now. What exactly is going on with Jonathan Toews? The 33-year-old captain, a three-time Stanley Cup champion and one of the...