Chicago Blackhawks latest, 2022 NHL offseason, free agency news: 9-6-22

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Top 25 Under 25 2022: Jalen Luypen rises to 13 (SCH)

Rare but precious quiet moments for Kyle Davidson as he settles into Blackhawks general manager role (Sun-Times)

Top 25 Under 25 2022: Sam Rinzel makes his debut at 14 (SCH)

Top 25 Under 25 2022: Nolan Allan moves up to 15 (SCH)

Blackhawks prospect guide: scouting reports and expectations for 48 players (The Athletic)

Top 25 Under 25 2022: Colton Dach arrives at 16 (SCH)

Blackhawks Bits: Some Patrick Kane (SCH) trade talk rumors

Top 25 Under 25 2022: Michael Teply slips to 17 (SCH)

Top 25 Under 25 2022: Jakub Galvas turns 18 (SCH)

Derek King comfortable in his new role as assistant coach: ‘I have no ego about it’ (Sun-Times)

Patrick Sharp and Troy Murray named TV analysts for 2022-23 Blackhawks broadcasts (SCH) (Sun-Times) (Tribune) (The Athletic) (NBC Sports Chicago)

Top 25 Under 25 2022: Landon Slaggert moves up to 19 (SCH)

Top 25 Under 25 2022: Ethan del Mastro moves up to 20 (SCH)

The Blackhawks rank 13th in the NHL pipeline rankings for 2022 (The Athletic)

Top 25 Under 25 2022: Ryder Rolston makes his debut at 21 (SCH)

Top 25 Under 25 2022: MacKenzie Entwistle up to 22 (SCH)

Colin Blackwell’s contract with the Blackhawks is the latest peak in the journey from the edge of hockey (Sun-Times)

Pat Foley admits ‘a few butterflies’ as retired Blackhawks voice prepares for first Cubs broadcast at Wrigley Field (Tribune)


Brannstrom signs a one-year contract with the Senators (NHL)

Murray signs a one-year contract with the Oilers (NHL)

Jets sign to win one-year, $750,000 contract (TSN)

Canucks sign Miller to 7-year, $56 million deal (ESPN)

Oettinger signs a 3-year contract with Stars (NHL)

The Canadiens and Kirby Dach discuss a possible four-year contract (Sportsnet)

Kulikov traded to Ducks by Wild (NHL)

Which NHL free agents are staying and where are they going? (ESPN)

Thompson and Sabers agree to 7-year extension (NHL)

Penguins coach agrees to 3-year extension (NHL)

Wild Ink Steel to a one-year, $825,000 contract (TSN)

Ranking the best NHL players and prospects under 23: Who tops the list? (Athleticism)
Editor’s note: There are Blackhawks out there

Golden Knights acquire G Hill from Sharks for draft pick (TSN)

Eichel’s healthy eyes return to previous form (TSN)

Lightning signs D Myers to a one-year extension (TSN)

Red Wings sign Zadina to three-year contract (TSN)

Golden Knights sign NHL forward Phil Kessel to one-year contract

Bill Daly thinks the NHL’s salary cap could rise significantly after the 2023-24 season (Sportsnet)

Hockey World Cup ‘on schedule’ for 2024 (NHL)

Meier and the Sharks have yet to discuss a contract (NHL)


2022 Worlds: Gold Medal Match Recap (The Ice Garden)

Hilary Knight breaks all-time Worlds record (The Ice Garden)

HDA founder Aliu signs deal with adidas Canada (ESPN)

The Montreal PHF team announces its name, its jerseys (Le Jardin de Glace)

PHF and ESPN+ renew broadcast deal for two years (The Ice Garden)

Sarah Nurse on EA Sports covers history, women in hockey and “Drag Race” judge (ESPN)

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