Forward Martin Havlat announced his retirement from professional hockey on Wednesday. After 14 seasons in the NHL, he's calling it a career. Havlat has 594 points in 790 career games with the Senators, Blackhawks, Wild, Sharks and the Blues. His best season was in 08-09, when he had 77 points in 81
Chicago Blackhawks fan favorite Andrew Shaw has been traded to Montreal for the 39th and 45th pick overall for the current NHL draft. Shaw has joined the list of many great Blackhawks players such as Brandon Saad, Patrick Sharp, Johnny Oduya, Bryan Bickell, and Teuvo Teravainen lost due to the Salary
The Ted Lindsay Award is the only award given to an NHL player voted by other NHL players, and Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane was victorious. He is also the first American-born player to win the award. Kane was nominated alongside Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby and Dallas Stars captain
After a historic season with 30 goals and 47 assists, 24-year-old Chicago Blackhawks left wing Artemi Panarin wins the Calder Trophy for Rookie Of The Year. He was nominated alongside Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid (16 goals and 32 assists), and Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere (17 goals, 29 assists).
Trading season has begun. Many Chicago Blackhawks are on the chopping block this season, including fan favorite Andrew Shaw. The first trade was conducted today. Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman traded Teuvo Teravainen and Bryan Bickell to the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for a 2016 second round draft pick as well as