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Blackhawk Up Feb 14, 2019

Chicago Blackhawks: Five Takeaways From 5-2 Win Over Devils

The Chicago Blackhawks got a big win at home against the New Jersey Devils on Valentines Day. It was a come from behind victory demonstrating a lot of character from this group. Here’s my five thoughts on the win/ 1 – Congrats to Chris Kunitz As you may have seen, Chris Kunitz hit 1,000 career […] Chicago Blackhawks: Five Takeaways From 5-2 Win Over Devils - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Second City Hockey Feb 14, 2019
Watch: Blackhawks honor Chris Kunitz’s 1,000th game in pregame ceremony

Watch: Blackhawks honor Chris Kunitz’s 1,000th game in pregame ceremony

The four-time Stanley Cup champion was the center of attention before Thursday’s game. Prior to facing the Devils on Thursday night at the United Center, the Blackhawks honored one of its veteran players with an on-ice ceremony, commemorating the 1,000th NHL game of Chris Kunitz’s career. The festivities featured a video that highlighted Kunitz’s career, including winning four Stanley Cup championships with three in nine seasons with the Penguins. He won his first Cup with the Ducks in 2007. Kunitz’s former teammates Nick Bonino, Marc-Andre Fleury and Sidney Crosby made appearances...
Chicago Tribune Feb 14, 2019

Blackhawks' Chris Kunitz plays in his 1,000th NHL game: 'I didn't actually think I'd have a career'

The Blackhawks held a pregame ceremony Thursday night to honor forward Chris Kunitz, who played in his 1,000th game during what is likely to be the final season of his distinguished career. Kunitz, who was joined on the ice by his wife and three children, wasn’t drafted and wasn’t sure he would...
Blackhawk Up Feb 14, 2019

Chicago Blackhawks’ Chris Kunitz to play 1,000th NHL game

Chicago Blackhawks forward Chris Kunitz will be skating in his 1,000th NHL game tonight against the New Jersey Devils. He has won four Stanley Cups in his career. Tonight, the Chicago Blackhawks are looking to bounce back from a 6-3 loss to the Boston Bruins with a better performance against the New Jersey Devils. While […] Chicago Blackhawks’ Chris Kunitz to play 1,000th NHL game - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Second City Hockey Feb 14, 2019
Blackhawks look to regroup against Devils

Blackhawks look to regroup against Devils

Chicago forward Chris Kunitz will play in his 1,000th career NHL game. After having their seven-game win streak snapped Tuesday in Boston, the Blackhawks look to get back in the win column when they host the Devils on Thursday at the United Center. Chicago forward Chris Kunitz will skate in his 1,000th NHL game, as he celebrates his 15-year career that includes four Stanley Cup championships and 613 points with Anaheim, Atlanta, Pittsburgh, Tampa Bay and Chicago. The 39-year old sat out Tuesday to ensure his 1,000th game would be played at the United Center The trip out to Boston was not a...
Second City Hockey Feb 14, 2019
Morning Bag Skate: 2-14-19

Morning Bag Skate: 2-14-19

Our daily look at Blackhawks news and the happenings around the hockey world. Chris Kunitz will play in his 1,000th career NHL game Thursday when the Blackhawks host the Devils at the United Center. The IceHogs are off until Saturday, when they host the Iowa Wild at BMO Harris Bank Center in Rockford. Elsewhere in Chicago sports, the Bulls ended their franchise-record 11th home losing streak with a 122-100 win over the Grizzlies on Wednesday night at the United Center. BLACKHAWKS Kunitz to play 1,000th NHL game vs. Devils (SCH) Blackhawks recall when they fell in love with hockey (Chicago...
Second City Hockey Feb 11, 2019
Kunitz to play 1,000th NHL game vs. Devils on Thursday

Kunitz to play 1,000th NHL game vs. Devils on Thursday

Dylan Sikura will play Tuesday in Boston. Chris Kunitz will play in his 1,000th career NHL game Thursday against the Devils at the United Center. Kunitz has one goal, three assists and a team-high 52.09 Corsi For percentage in 33 games with the Blackhawks since signing a one-year contract as a free agent in July. The 39-year-old has been a healthy scratch for more than 20 games this season. A four-time Stanley Cup winner, including three in nine seasons with the Penguins, Kunitz joined Chicago after a one-year stint with the Lightning. Kunitz recorded 13 goals and 29 points during the...
Blackhawk Up Jan 25, 2019

Chicago Blackhawks Should Say Yes to Trading Chris Kunitz, John Hayden

Rumors hit on Thursday that NHL contenders are interested in bringing in Chicago Blackhawks skaters Chris Kunitz and John Hayden. Given the opportunity, the Blackhawks should say yes. Elliot Friedman, a Canadien sports journalist for Sportsnet, does a 31 thoughts series every week or so where he gives one thought on each NHL team. Take […] Chicago Blackhawks Should Say Yes to Trading Chris Kunitz, John Hayden - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Second City Hockey Jan 24, 2019
Report: Contenders considering Blackhawks’ Hayden, Kunitz

Report: Contenders considering Blackhawks’ Hayden, Kunitz

Both players have only scored three points this season. Blackhawks wingers Chris Kunitz and John Hayden are “being watched” by playoff contenders for possible trades, reports Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet. Hayden, who turns 24 on Feb. 14, has two goals and three points in 35 games during his first full NHL season. The 2013 third-round draft pick by Chicago split time between the NHL and AHL last season. He had 13 points (four goals, nine assists) in 47 NHL games and 17 points (five goals, 12 assists) in 24 regular season games for the Rockford IceHogs before scoring three goals in the...

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