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10 of our favorite logo redesigns from our readers

10 of our favorite logo redesigns from our readers

thehockeynews.com Updated Aug 25 (4 days ago)
Last week, we finished up our rankings of the 30 NHL teams. The Carolina Hurricanes finished 30th and the Chicago Blackhawks finished first, with a lot of contentious picks in between. In case you missed it, you can catch the series here. All the while,…
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  • The top 10 players to watch in the Champions League

    The top 10 players to watch in the Champions League

    thehockeynews.com Aug 25 (4 days ago)
    If you can’t wait for the NHL season to start, maybe turn your attention to Europe, where the Champions League is off and running. The super-sized tournament for club teams features squads from all over the continent and it’s more than just a place to f…
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  • Puck Daddy's Summer of Disappointment: Chicago Blackhawks Editi…

    Puck Daddy's Summer of Disappointment: Chicago Blackhawks Edition

    yahoo.com thehockeynews.com Aug 22 (7 days ago)
    (Ed. Note: There’s entirely too much sunshine in the summer. So your friends at Puck Daddy are offering a month of thrown shade and perpetual gloom. Behold, our Summer of Disappointment series, in which we ask fans of all 30 teams to recall the biggest …
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  • Rumor Roundup: Will Blackhawks cap crunch eventually cost them …

    Rumor Roundup: Will Blackhawks cap crunch eventually cost them Brent Seabrook?

    Chicago Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman’s focus is on how to become cap compliant before the start of this season. With the Blackhawks sitting $2.2 million above the $69 million salary cap, there’s ongoing speculation over which players (Patrick Sharp? Johnny…
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  • So how good is Kevin Hayes really? Reports have him signing wit…

    So how good is Kevin Hayes really? Reports have him signing with New York Rangers

    Right winger Kevin Hayes has bid adieu to one of the league’s strongest franchise and, according to reports, signed instead with the New York Rangers. The deal is a two-way contract, as per CBA guidelines for entry-level contracts, and is expected to be…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Flyers need help on the blueline, but don’t expe…

    Rumor Roundup: Flyers need help on the blueline, but don’t expect it to come soon

    The state of the Philadelphia Flyers defense core remains a troubling issue. They’ve lacked a true top-two defenseman since Chris Pronger’s career was ended by injury nearly three years ago. They attempted to address that issue in July of 2012 by signin…
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  • Chicago Blackhawks sign G Michael Leighton to 1-year contract

    Chicago Blackhawks sign G Michael Leighton to 1-year contract

    NHL.com Aug 18
    CHICAGO - The Chicago Blackhawks have signed goaltender Michael Leighton to a one-year contract. The 33-year-old Leighton provides some organizational depth behind starter Corey Crawford and backup Antti Raanta. Barring injury, he could spend...
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  • Chicago Blackhawks sign G Michael Leighton to 1-year contract
  • Hawks, 1st-rounder Hayes unable to agree

    Hawks, 1st-rounder Hayes unable to agree

    ESPN.com NHL.com Aug 15
    Kevin Hayes, the Chicago Blackhawks' 2010 first-round draft pick, became an unrestricted free agent after he and the Blackhawks were unable to agree on a contract prior to the deadline.
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  • Patrick Kane adds to trophy case with beer league MVP honors

    Patrick Kane adds to trophy case with beer league MVP honors

    yahoo.com Aug 14
    It’s been a pretty good summer for Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks. Sure, his team came an overtime goal short of playing for the Stanley Cup again, but Kane has certainly enjoyed his off-season. Last month, Kane and Jonathan Toews inked separate…
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  • Patrick Kane adds to trophy case with beer league MVP honors

    Patrick Kane adds to trophy case with beer league MVP honors

    yahoo.com Aug 14
    It’s been a pretty good summer for Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks. Sure, his team came an overtime goal short of playing for the Stanley Cup again, but Kane has certainly enjoyed his off-season. Last month, Kane and Jonathan Toews inked separate…
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  • The Internet wins as Chicago Blackhawks ban “The Stripper”

    The Internet wins as Chicago Blackhawks ban “The Stripper”

    Chicago fans discovered the power of the hashtag this week as the Blackhawks did indeed “Ban ‘The Stripper.’ ” As detailed in an excellent rundown by Puck Daddy’s Harrison Mooney, supporters of the Western powerhouse were fed up with the team organist F…
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  • Blackhawks respond to #BanTheStripper fan movement, by banning …

    Blackhawks respond to #BanTheStripper fan movement, by banning 'The Stripper'

    yahoo.com Aug 13
    The Chicago Blackhawks have finally listened to their fans. "The Stripper" is no more. On Tuesday, we discussed the "Shoot the Puck" game that's become a staple of Blackhawks home games. In the intermission segment, fans are selected…
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  • The Kevin Hayes sweepstakes are about to heat up

    The Kevin Hayes sweepstakes are about to heat up

    If Kevin Hayes doesn’t sign with Chicago by Aug. 15, he’ll be this summer’s version of Justin Schultz and become a UFA. A first-round pick of the Blackhawks in 2010, Hayes is a playmaking power forward who had a terrific senior senior at Boston College …
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  • Rumor Roundup: Blackhawks must make moves to get under salary c…

    Rumor Roundup: Blackhawks must make moves to get under salary cap ceiling

    Over a month has passed since the Chicago Blackhawks’ signing of center Brad Richards pushed them above the $69 million salary cap by more than $2.2 million. While the Blackhawks have until the start of the season in October to become cap compliant, spe…
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  • Music and hockey: an all-star panel, part one

    Music and hockey: an all-star panel, part one

    As obsessed as I am with hockey, I was once similarly preoccupied with music. I am nowhere near as plugged in as I used to be, but I still love music and since my tastes tend to run on the obscure side, I don’t get a lot of opportunities to talk about m…
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  • Brad Richards on his Blackhawks salary, no guarantees he plays …

    Brad Richards on his Blackhawks salary, no guarantees he plays with Kane

    yahoo.com Jul 26
    When it became obvious that the New York Rangers were going to buy him out, Brad Richards pitched a potential new NHL home to his agent Pat Morris: The Chicago Blackhawks. Morris reminded him that the Hawks had little money against the cap with which to…
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  • Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews & Mario Lemieux lead list of a…

    Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews & Mario Lemieux lead list of all-time most uncomfortable NHLer commercials

    Endorsing products has been a part of being a top talent in the NHL for nearly as long as the league has been in existence. Advertisers want the star power of hockey players, even if the low-key personalities of those players don’t make them natural pub…
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  • Grandparents allege L.A. Kings ruined their sex life in lawsuit…

    Grandparents allege L.A. Kings ruined their sex life in lawsuit: report

    yahoo.com Jul 24
    The L.A. Kings have been on a roll of late, with two Stanley Cups in the last three seasons (and two in the last two full seasons, if you want to make it seem even better while simultaneously disrespecting the Chicago Blackhawks). But that roll stops no…
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  • Video - Blackhawks Prospect Eyes Improvement 02:56

    Blackhawks Prospect Eyes Improvement

    Jul 13
    Teuvo Teravainen, the Chicago Blackhawks top prospect, meets with the media on the first day of the organization's prospect camp in Chicago.
  • Video - Blackhawks Reach Deal With Toews, Kane 02:09

    Blackhawks Reach Deal With Toews, Kane

    Jul 9
    Scott Powers discusses whether the financial commitment the Blackhawks have made in Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane was a good deal for the organization.
  • Video - Blackhawks Pleased With 2014 Draft 00:56

    Blackhawks Pleased With 2014 Draft

    Jun 28
    Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman discusses his team's overall draft and trading Brandon Bollig.
  • Video - Kane, Toews Looking For Big Salary Bump 02:02

    Kane, Toews Looking For Big Salary Bump

    Jun 26
    Craig Custance discusses the report that Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews are looking to increase their current salaries to $12 million per year.

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