Why using Trevor van Riemsdyk as trade bait for the Golden Knights makes sense

Rumor has it that the Blackhawks are trying to get the Vegas Golden Knights to take Marcus Kruger, and are sweetening the deal by throwing in Trevor van Riemsdyk. #Hawks would allow VGK to take D Trevor van Riemsdyk in draft, on consideration that @GoldenKnights also take Marcus Kruger in trade. #TSN — Frank Seravalli (@frank_seravalli)… Read More Why using Trevor van Riemsdyk as trade bait for the Golden Knights makes sense

Nashville Predators try to rally but fall 5-3 to the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 1

If you Hawks fans shy away from the words ‘Nashville Predators’ like a vampire shys away from the sun then I am sorry. I understand your pain but honestly, I want Nashville to win it all. They have the skill to pull it off and I think they definitely deserve it. So again…I’m sorry but… Read More Nashville Predators try to rally but fall 5-3 to the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 1

Michal Kempny signing a one-year extension with the Blackhawks marks the first step of strengthening the blue line

The Blackhawks signed defenseman Michal Kempny to a one-year extension for the 2017-18 season valued at $900,000. Why is this good for the Hawks? I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: It’s very obvious the NHL is moving in a direction that is younger and faster. We saw it with Nashville. That style has landed… Read More Michal Kempny signing a one-year extension with the Blackhawks marks the first step of strengthening the blue line