LAS VEGAS — A source confirmed Wednesday that Dustin Byfuglien has been traded to the Atlanta Thrashers. According to various internet reports, Byfuglien, Brent Sopel, Ben Eager and prospect Akim Aliu were traded to Atlanta for the 24th overall pick in the 2010 draft, the 54th overall pick, Marty Reasoner and Jeremy Morin. No official
The Hawks will open the 2010-11 regular season at the Colorado Avalanche on Oct. 7. They will host the Detroit Red Wings on Oct. 9 at the United Center. The full schedule will be released on Tuesday. HOME OPENERS … per the NHL. ANAHEIM – Wednesday, Oct. 13, Vancouver ATLANTA – Friday, Oct. 8, Washington
It’s official now. About a week after the cover was leaked and displayed by Yahoo’s popular Puck Daddy blog, EA Sports announced that Hawks captain Jonathan Toews will be on the cover of NHL 11. Patrick Kane was the cover boy of last year’s video game, which continues to win awards. Here’s Toews on the
Believe it or not, next year is right around the corner. The defending Stanley Cup champion Blackhawks just released their preseason schedule for 2010. Wed, Sept. 22 vs. Tampa Bay Lightning at MTS Centre (Winnipeg), 7:00 P.M. Fri, Sept. 24 at Detroit Red Wings, TBD Sat, Sept. 25 vs. Detroit Red Wings, TBD Tues, Sept.
PHILADELPHIA — Most of the Hawks took part in the pre-game skate. Most of the Philadelphia Flyers did not. During it, the Hawks tried to remain loose — and young. They shared laughs during drills and joked around with some spectators in the stands. But as much as they would love to approach Game 6
PHILADELPHIA — From a premature tweet on Twitter from the Flyers to coach Peter Laviolette’s strong statements, all signs point to Michael Leighton starting in goal for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup finals against the Hawks at the Wachovia Center.