Friday and Saturday, the NHL held it’s annual entry draft in Pittsburgh, PA. The Blackhawks made eight selections over the seven rounds. Here’s a look at who they picked, and how they might project for the team in the future.
The Chicago Blackhawks have selected Canadian defenseman Dillon Fournier in the second round of the NHL draft, making him the 48th overall pick.
The Chicago Blackhawks announced the 2011 Prospect Camp roster on Tuesday. The highlights include five picks from this year’s NHL Draft.
The Florida Panthers and general manager Dale Tallon acquired Tomas Kopecky’s rights from the Chicago Blackhawks during the NHL Entry Draft on June 27. On Wednesday, the Panthers signed him to a four-year contract.
The Chicago Blackhawks made headlines during the NHL Entry Draft on Friday night, but not for players that they added to the roster.
The Blackhawks pulled off two major trades–involving defenseman Brian Campbell and winger Troy Brouwer–in a night of dealing during the NHL draft.
At first glance, June 22 may not stick out as one of the most important dates in Chicago sports history. Those are reserved for days like January 26, 1986, when the Bears destroyed the Patriots in Super Bowl XX.
When the Chicago Blackhawks selected a center from the University of North Dakota with the third overall pick in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft, they knew exactly what they were getting.
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