11-12-2004 Player of the week: Craig Andersson (G)
NHL has awarded Craig Andersson (G) of Chicago Blackhawks as Player Of The Week He registered 3 wins and allowed 1 goals in 3 games last week. He also had 2 shutouts.

A native of USA, Craig Andersson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 3rd round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 157 NHL games during his career, booking 18 career shutouts and allowing 343 goals. The 23 year old goaltender has played 30 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, allowing 58 goals on 570 while booking 5 shutouts.


11-12-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Oleg Tverdovsky is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Geoff Sanderson is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Daniel Briere is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Shawn Thornton is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Craig Andersson is playing well with 3 wins in his 3 starts last week and allowing 1 goals.

Who's cold

Denis Gauthier has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jocelyn Thibault hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Chris Pronger has played 30 games without a goal. Steve Thomas has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Erik Cole has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Chris Clark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kyle Calder has lost his sights and is now 29 games without a goal. Brent Sopel has played 21 games without a goal. Tuomo Ruutu has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Teemu Jaaskelainen has played 14 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



4-12-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Oleg Tverdovsky has played 20 games without a goal. Denis Gauthier has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Eric Daze has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Jocelyn Thibault hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Geoff Sanderson has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Brian Savage has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Rick Tocchet has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Chris Pronger has played 27 games without a goal. Steve Thomas has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Chris Clark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kyle Calder has lost his sights and is now 26 games without a goal. Brent Sopel has played 18 games without a goal. Teemu Jaaskelainen has played 11 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



3-12-2004 Steve McCarthy frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Steve McCarthy feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Steve McCarthy was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 6 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 27 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+4=4 with 12 PIM.


1-12-2004 Chris Clark frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Chris Clark feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Chris Clark was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 3rd round of the 1994 entry draft. He has appeared in 222 NHL games during his career, notching 10 goals and adding 26 assists along with 137 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


1-12-2004 Kyle Calder speaks up.
Kyle Calder is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

30-11-2004 Zdenek Kultak frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Zdenek Kultak feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Zdenek Kultak was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 8th round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 10 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 25 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 2+7=9 with 18 PIM.


30-11-2004 Jean-Yves Leroux injured.
Jean-Yves Leroux of Norfolk Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Worcester Icecats. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . I'd like to play as soon as I can but I think the doctors are going to tell me to rest for a while now, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

27-11-2004 Chris Clark frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Chris Clark feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Chris Clark was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 3rd round of the 1994 entry draft. He has appeared in 222 NHL games during his career, notching 10 goals and adding 26 assists along with 137 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


27-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Oleg Tverdovsky has played 17 games without a goal. Denis Gauthier has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Eric Daze has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Jocelyn Thibault hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Brian Savage has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Chris Pronger has played 24 games without a goal. Steve Thomas has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Chris Clark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sean Avery has lost his sights and is now 24 games without a goal. Kyle Calder has lost his sights and is now 23 games without a goal. Pascal Dupuis has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Shawn Thornton has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Brent Sopel has played 15 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



22-11-2004 Steve Thomas frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Steve Thomas feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Steve Thomas, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 1322 NHL games during his career, notching 442 goals and adding 542 assists along with 1258 penalty minutes. The 31 year old right wing has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


22-11-2004 Kyle Calder speaks up.
Kyle Calder is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

20-11-2004 Steve McCarthy frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Steve McCarthy feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Steve McCarthy was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 6 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 20 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 2 PIM.


20-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Eric Daze is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Brian Savage is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Erik Cole is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Oleg Tverdovsky has played 13 games without a goal. Denis Gauthier has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Geoff Sanderson has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Chris Pronger has played 20 games without a goal. Steve Thomas has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Chris Clark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sean Avery has lost his sights and is now 20 games without a goal. Mark Bell is sliding on a 19 game streak without registering a single point. Kyle Calder has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal. Brent Sopel has played 11 games without a goal. Niklas Kronwall has played 20 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



19-11-2004 Radoslav Suchy agrees on a contract.
Radoslav Suchy has signed a $1 500 000 per year, 3 year deal with the Chicago Blackhawks. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Slovakia, Radoslav Suchy, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 348 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 50 assists along with 75 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 20 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 1+4=5 with 2 PIM.


19-11-2004 Brent Sopel rejects contract offer.
Brent Sopel rejected the $1 000 000 per year, 1 year offer from Chicago Blackhawks

13-11-2004 Player of the week: Brian Savage (L)
NHL has awarded Brian Savage (L) of Chicago Blackhawks as Player Of The Week He registered 4 goals and 3 assists for 7 points in 3 games last week. He also had 1 game winning goal.

A native of Canada, Brian Savage was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 8th round of the 1991 entry draft. He has appeared in 637 NHL games during his career, notching 210 goals and adding 173 assists along with 203 penalty minutes. The 33 year old left wing has played 17 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 9+7=16 with 4 PIM.


13-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Oleg Tverdovsky is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Eric Daze is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Brian Savage is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Erik Cole is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Denis Gauthier has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Chris Pronger has played 17 games without a goal. Steve Thomas has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Chris Clark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Mark Bell is sliding on a 16 game streak without registering a single point. Kyle Calder has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Pascal Dupuis has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Daniel Briere has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Niklas Kronwall has played 17 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



11-11-2004 Eric Johnson resumes full training.
Norfolk Admirals center Eric Johnson has resumed full training after his injury.

11-11-2004 Eric Johnson injured.
Eric Johnson of Norfolk Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the St. Johns Maple Leafs. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . This is a rough game and injuries happen, lucky for me that this one is not serious, he commented from the trainers bench.

7-11-2004 Eric Johnson resumes full training.
Norfolk Admirals center Eric Johnson has resumed full training after his injury.

6-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Eric Daze is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Erik Cole is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Denis Gauthier has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jocelyn Thibault hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Chris Pronger has played 14 games without a goal. Steve Thomas has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Chris Clark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kyle Calder has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Pascal Dupuis has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Daniel Briere has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Niklas Kronwall has played 14 games without a goal. Teemu Jaaskelainen has played 14 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-11-2004 Eric Johnson injured.
Eric Johnson of Norfolk Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Utah Grizzlies. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . It's nothing big, I'll be back soon, ready to strike back, were his words after the game.

5-11-2004 Eric Johnson injured.
Eric Johnson of Norfolk Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Utah Grizzlies. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It's nothing big, I'll be back soon, ready to strike back, he commented to the press.

2-11-2004 Chris Clark frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Chris Clark feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Chris Clark was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 3rd round of the 1994 entry draft. He has appeared in 222 NHL games during his career, notching 10 goals and adding 26 assists along with 137 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


1-11-2004 Chris Clark frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Chris Clark feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Chris Clark was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 3rd round of the 1994 entry draft. He has appeared in 222 NHL games during his career, notching 10 goals and adding 26 assists along with 137 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


30-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Oleg Tverdovsky is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Brian Savage is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Erik Cole is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Denis Gauthier has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jocelyn Thibault hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Chris Pronger has played 11 games without a goal. Steve Thomas has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Chris Clark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kyle Calder is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Shawn Thornton has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Niklas Kronwall has played 11 games without a goal. Teemu Jaaskelainen has played 11 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-10-2004 Steve McCarthy frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Steve McCarthy feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Steve McCarthy was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 6 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 11 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM.


29-10-2004 Kyle Calder speaks up.
Kyle Calder is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

26-10-2004 Erik Cole agrees on a contract.
Erik Cole has signed a $5 000 000 per year, 4 year deal with the Chicago Blackhawks. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of USA, Erik Cole was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 3rd round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 253 NHL games during his career, notching 40 goals and adding 54 assists along with 44 penalty minutes. The 25 year old center has played 9 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 4+2=6 with 4 PIM.


25-10-2004 Rick Tocchet agrees on a contract.
Rick Tocchet has signed a $4 500 000 per year, 4 year deal with the Chicago Blackhawks. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Canada, Rick Tocchet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 6th round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 1384 NHL games during his career, notching 502 goals and adding 565 assists along with 3064 penalty minutes. The 30 year old right wing has played 8 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 3+6=9 with 2 PIM.


25-10-2004 James Larson resumes full training.
Norfolk Admirals defenseman James Larson has resumed full training after his injury.

24-10-2004 Chris Clark frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Chris Clark feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Chris Clark was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 3rd round of the 1994 entry draft. He has appeared in 222 NHL games during his career, notching 10 goals and adding 26 assists along with 137 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


23-10-2004 Steve McCarthy frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Steve McCarthy feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Steve McCarthy was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 6 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 8 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM.


23-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Eric Daze is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Rick Tocchet is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Denis Gauthier has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jocelyn Thibault hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Steve Thomas has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Chris Clark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kyle Calder has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Shawn Thornton has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Tuomo Ruutu has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



21-10-2004 Media praises the Chicago Blackhawks
Let's see your headlines now..., commented Chicago Blackhawks GM after today's game against the Nashville Predators. This brings their current streak to 8 games undefeated.

21-10-2004 James Larson injured.
James Larson of Norfolk Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Milwaukee Admirals. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Sometimes you just have bad luck and get knocked around, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

20-10-2004 Niklas Kronwall frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Kronwall feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Niklas Kronwall was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 176 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 54 assists along with 56 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 0 PIM.


16-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Eric Daze is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Geoff Sanderson is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak. Rick Tocchet is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Denis Gauthier has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jocelyn Thibault hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Steve Thomas has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Pascal Dupuis has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Shawn Thornton has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



14-10-2004 Rick Tocchet rejects contract offer.
Rick Tocchet rejected the $4 000 000 per year, 2 year offer from Chicago Blackhawks

13-10-2004 Erik Cole rejects contract offer.
Erik Cole rejected the $4 500 000 per year, 5 year offer from Chicago Blackhawks

13-10-2004 Tuomo Ruutu agrees on a contract.
Tuomo Ruutu has signed a $2 000 000 per year, 5 year deal with the Chicago Blackhawks. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Finland, Tuomo Ruutu was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 85 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 17 assists along with 22 penalty minutes. The 21 year old center has played 3 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 2+0=2 with 0 PIM.


12-10-2004 Steve McCarthy frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Steve McCarthy feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Steve McCarthy was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 6 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 3 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


12-10-2004 Ty Jones resumes full training.
Norfolk Admirals right wing Ty Jones has resumed full training after his injury.

11-10-2004 Steve McCarthy frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Steve McCarthy feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Steve McCarthy was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 6 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season. He has played 2 games with the Norfolk Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


9-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-10-2004 Olli Malmivaara resumes full training.
Norfolk Admirals defenseman Olli Malmivaara has resumed full training after his injury.

7-10-2004 Ty Jones resumes light training.
Norfolk Admirals right wing Ty Jones has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

7-10-2004 Rick Tocchet reaches a milestone !
Rick Tocchet scored the 500th goal of his career in tonight's game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on a feed by Daniel Briere. I just want to thank the coaches that have helped me throughout my career, ha said before his teammates picked him up on their shoulders.

A native of Canada, Rick Tocchet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 6th round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 1377 NHL games during his career, notching 500 goals and adding 560 assists along with 3064 penalty minutes. The 30 year old right wing has played 1 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 2 PIM.


7-10-2004 Olli Malmivaara injured.
Olli Malmivaara of Norfolk Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Syracuse Crunch. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Sometimes you just have bad luck and get knocked around, he said after the game in the dressing room.

5-10-2004 Ty Jones injured.
Ty Jones of Norfolk Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Rochester Americans. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . Hopefully i will return sometime next week, and help my team win, he commented to the press.

3-10-2004 Zdenek Kultak frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Zdenek Kultak feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Zdenek Kultak was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 8th round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 10 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


2-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



30-9-2004 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Ed BelfourAAA29Dallas Stars
Dominik Hasek AAA29St. Louis Blues
Patrick RoyA-A-A28Colorado Avalanche
Martin BrodeurA-BA-32New Jersey Devils
Curtis JosephA-A-A-27Toronto Maple Leafs
Tomas VokounA-A-A-28Dallas Stars
Billy SmithA-A-A-20Detroit Red Wings
Patrick LalimeBBB30Ottawa Senators
Marc-Andre FleuryBBB19Pittsburgh Penguins
Jean-Sebastien Giguere84848427Los Angeles Kings
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Duncan KeithBAA-19New York Islanders
Brent BurnsBA-A-19St. Louis Blues
Derek MorrisBBA-26Calgary Flames
Dan BoyleBBA-28Vancouver Canucks
Brian CampbellB-AA-25Buffalo Sabres
Ryan SuterB-A-A-18Edmonton Oilers
Shea WeberB-AA-19Washington Capitals
Brent SeabrookB-AA-19Pittsburgh Penguins
Zdeno CharaBAB27Ottawa Senators
Chris ProngerB-AB29Chicago Blackhawks
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Paul KariyaABA-29St. Louis Blues
Patrik EliasABA-28New Jersey Devils
Brett HullA-B-A-30Boston Bruins
Mark MessierBBB33Detroit Red Wings
Zach PariseBA-B19Phoenix Coyotes
Pavel BureACB33Florida Panthers
Jeff FriesenBB-B28San Jose Sharks
Mike KeaneB-A-B27St. Louis Blues
Ryan SmythB-B-B28Pittsburgh Penguins
Cliff RonningBB-B28Dallas Stars
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Mario LemieuxAA-A28Pittsburgh Penguins
Joe ThorntonA-BA-25Boston Bruins
Steve YzermanA-BA-29Detroit Red Wings
Joe SakicAB-A-35Colorado Avalanche
Gilbert PerreaultA-BA-20St. Louis Blues
Patrice BergeronBAA-18Dallas Stars
Ron FrancisBBA-31San Jose Sharks
Joe NieuwendykA-BA-28Montreal Canadiens
Sergei FedorovBB-A-34Phoenix Coyotes
Eric Staal89838719Los Angeles Kings
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jaromir JagrACA-32Washington Capitals
Luc RobitailleA-B-A-28Detroit Red Wings
Eric DazeA-BA-29Chicago Blackhawks
Ilya KovalchukAB-A-21Montreal Canadiens
Corey PerryA-BA-18Pittsburgh Penguins
Teemu SelanneACB34St. Louis Blues
Milan HejdukA-B-B28Colorado Avalanche
Martin St. LouisA-B-B29Columbus Blue Jackets
Steve SullivanBB-B30St. Louis Blues
Mark RecchiA-B-B29Philadelphia Flyers


25-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Geoff Sanderson is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Craig Andersson is playing well with 2 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 2 goals.

Who's cold

Denis Gauthier has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jocelyn Thibault hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Brian Savage has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Steve Thomas has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kyle Calder has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Pascal Dupuis has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Shawn Thornton has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-9-2004 Rick Tocchet frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Rick Tocchet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Rick Tocchet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 6th round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 1381 NHL games during his career, notching 500 goals and adding 561 assists along with 3062 penalty minutes. The 30 year old right wing has played 5 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.


18-9-2004 Zdenek Kultak frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Zdenek Kultak feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Zdenek Kultak was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 8th round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 10 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


18-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Erik Cole is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Tuomo Ruutu is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Denis Gauthier has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jocelyn Thibault hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Brian Savage has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Steve Thomas has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kyle Calder has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Shawn Thornton has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



12-9-2004 Craig Andersson frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Craig Andersson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Craig Andersson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 3rd round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 130 NHL games during his career, booking 13 career shutouts and allowing 292 goals. The 23 year old goaltender has played 3 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, allowing 7 goals on 61 while booking 0 shutouts.


11-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



6-9-2004 Steve Thomas frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks right wing Steve Thomas feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Steve Thomas, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 1322 NHL games during his career, notching 442 goals and adding 542 assists along with 1258 penalty minutes. The 31 year old right wing has not yet played for the Chicago Blackhawks this season.


4-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

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30-6-2004 Training camp preview
Chicago Blackhawks will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Chicago Blackhawks and Norfolk Admirals:
- Oleg Tverdovsky D
- Denis Gauthier D
- Jean-Yves Leroux L
- Eric Daze R
- Jocelyn Thibault G
- Steve McCarthy D
- Geoff Sanderson L
- Brian Savage L
- Eric Johnson C
- Rick Tocchet R
- Dan McGillis D
- Radoslav Suchy D
- Jean-Sebastien Aubin G
- Chris Pronger D
- Steve Thomas R
- Erik Cole C
- Zdenek Kultak D
- Sean Avery C
- Mark Bell L
- Kyle Calder C
- Casey Hankinson R
- Ty Jones R
- Bobby Russell R
- Mike Souza L
- Dmitri Tolkunov D
- Pascal Dupuis R
- Daniel Briere C
- Shawn Thornton L
- Brent Sopel D
- Pavel Vorobiev R
- Mikhail Yakubov C
- Jonas Nordqvist C
- Igor Radulov R
- Kent Huskins D
- Niklas Kronwall D
- Tuomo Ruutu L
- Adam Munro G
- Jiri Dopita C
- Matt Keith R
- Craig Andersson G
- Brent MacLellan D
- Scott Balan D
- Petr Puncochar D
- Olli Malmivaara D
- Alexander Golvin L
- Blair Manning C
- Teemu Jaaskelainen D
- Jay McKenney C
- Vitali Smolyninov C
- Aleksey Zotkin C
- Troy Stonier L
- Tommi Jaminki L
- Dany Sabourin G

Players reporting out of shape:
- Eric Daze R
- Steve McCarthy D
- Eric Johnson C
- Erik Cole C
- Bobby Russell R
- Brent Sopel D
- Mikhail Yakubov C
- Kent Huskins D
- Aleksey Zotkin C
- Tommi Jaminki L

Players reporting in good shape:
- Denis Gauthier D
- Jean-Yves Leroux L
- Rick Tocchet R
- Dan McGillis D
- Dmitri Tolkunov D
- Shawn Thornton L
- Tuomo Ruutu L
- Adam Munro G
- Matt Keith R
- Jay McKenney C
- Troy Stonier L


30-6-2004 Allan MacComb leaves team
Allan MacCombs contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Jonathan Mercier leaves team
Jonathan Merciers contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Seferino Dawson leaves team
Seferino Dawsons contract has expired and he has left the team.

27-6-2004 Craig Andersson frustrated
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Craig Andersson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Craig Andersson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 3rd round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 127 NHL games during his career, booking 13 career shutouts and allowing 285 goals. The 23 year old goaltender is looking forward for the start of the season.


25-6-2004 Adam Munro returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Adam Munro has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Matt Keith returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Matt Keith has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Brent MacLellan returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Brent MacLellan has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Petr Puncochar returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Petr Puncochar has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Alexander Golvin returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Alexander Golvin has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Teemu Jaaskelainen returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Teemu Jaaskelainen has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Aleksey Zotkin returns
Chicago Blackhawks were delighted to hear that Aleksey Zotkin has returned to the team.

24-6-2004 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2004 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Dan McGillis (Chicago Blackhawks) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jiri Dopita (Norfolk Admirals) UFA
-Blair Manning (Norfolk Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jay McKenney (Norfolk Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2004 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Allan MacComb(farm)
-Jonathan Mercier(farm)
-Seferino Dawson(farm)


20-6-2004 Board increases player budget for next season
The board of owners have increased player budget for next season with $3 600 000 because of your good financial record.

20-6-2004 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $3 600 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

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