12:48 AM EST, Mon March 08, 2021
14 hours ago

Blackhawks: Why Stan Bowman Should Continue to Take Chances

I talked about why Stan Bowman should stop making gambles, or high-risk high-reward trades. Now, let’s talk about why he should still take chances. Stan Bowman is prone to taking gambles, as we saw multiple times, such as his trade for Alex Nylander for Henri Jokiharju. Jokijarhu could have been a great pairing with Nicolas […] Blackhawks: Why Stan Bowman Should Continue to Take Chances - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
17 hours ago

Blackhawks: Could a Jack Eichel trade to Chicago really happen?

The Chicago hockey world was sent reeling a few days ago with the news of Brent Seabrook’s retirement. Given that Seabrook’s contract has freed up some significant cap space, some people want the Chicago Blackhawks to make a significant splash. What might that splash be? Trading for Buffalo Sabres captain and superstar forward Jack Eichel. […] Blackhawks: Could a Jack Eichel trade to Chicago really happen? - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 6, 2021

Why the Blackhawks can rebuild and still make the playoffs

The Chicago Blackhawks rebuild seems to have hit overdrive as the team is playing some of their best hockey in recent years. Chicago still has one more matchup against Tampa Bay this season, but in their last two matchups, they went 1-0-1 and stuck with the best team in the league. While the past two […] Why the Blackhawks can rebuild and still make the playoffs - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 6, 2021

This Chicago Blackhawks Team Could be the Real Deal

The Chicago Blackhawks have the goaltending, the offense, and the vision. Once they solve their defensive struggles, they will become a real threat. The Chicago Blackhawks have almost everything they need to be a successful hockey team every night: Offense, solid goaltending, work ethic, and the vision that everyone bought into. At the start of […] This Chicago Blackhawks Team Could be the Real Deal - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 5, 2021

Blackhawks: A scouting report on the upcoming Lightning game

The Chicago Blackhawks play their second of a three-game series tonight against the Tampa Bay Lightning. The ‘Hawks lost last night’s game in heartbreaking fashion, dropping the tilt in overtime with .01 of a second left on the clock. Despite the loss, the ‘Hawks played very well throughout most of the game, keeping the defending […] Blackhawks: A scouting report on the upcoming Lightning game - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 5, 2021

The One Thing the Blackhawks were Missing Against the Lightning

The Chicago Blackhawks gave Tampa Bay too many chances in the third to lose the game 3-2. The Chicago Blackhawks lost to the Tampa Bay Lightning due to their lazy play on the powerplay, leading to a short-handed goal against. They had all the momentum in the third period, only to lose control at the […] The One Thing the Blackhawks were Missing Against the Lightning - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 5, 2021

Blackhawks Forward Alex DeBrincat’s Analytics in his Resurgent Season

First thing’s first, congrats to Alex DeBrincat on 100 career assists, and he’ll hit 100 career goals by the end of the week at this rate. It’s no secret to Chicago Blackhawks fans that the sniper had his struggles last season, but this year DeBrincat is a man on a mission to show that his woes […] Blackhawks Forward Alex DeBrincat’s Analytics in his Resurgent Season - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 5, 2021

Chicago Blackhawks plan for the season may have changed

The big news among Blackhawks fans today is that longtime defenseman Brent Seabrook announced his “retirement”. This will overshadow pretty much everything else today. It’s a bombshell, and it explains why Seabrook wasn’t with the team at all this year. The real question though is, what impact will Seabrook’s announcement of being unable to continue […] Chicago Blackhawks plan for the season may have changed - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 5, 2021

Blackhawks News: Defenseman Brent Seabrook Announces Retirement

The Chicago Blackhawks franchise and fanbase woke up to quite a shocking announcement on Thursday morning, as Brent Seabrook has announced his retirement from professional hockey due to injuries. When you think of the Chicago Blackhawks blueline over the last 15 years, there have been two defensemen that will go down in franchise history. One […] Blackhawks News: Defenseman Brent Seabrook Announces Retirement - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 5, 2021

Chicago Blackhawks: 3 takeaways against the Tampa Bay Lighting

In the first of a back-to-back, the Chicago Blackhawks played the Lightning Thursday night. Coming into the game, Tampa Bay was the top team in the Central Division. Their performance in the third demonstrated why, but what about Chicago? They weren’t half bad, right? After a strong game against Detroit, the upstart Chicago Blackhawks came […] Chicago Blackhawks: 3 takeaways against the Tampa Bay Lighting - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 4, 2021

Blackhawks Game #24 vs Lightning: Date, Time, Tv, Streaming, More

The Chicago Blackhawks and Tampa Bay Lightning face off tonight in their third matchup of the season. There is a lot riding on this game for the Blackhawks as they look to prove they are a real contender for the playoffs. A lot of the Blackhawks wins this season have come against teams like Detroit, […] Blackhawks Game #24 vs Lightning: Date, Time, Tv, Streaming, More - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 4, 2021

Blackhawks’ Stan Bowman Has to Stop Making Gamble Trades

Since 2017, Stan Bowman has been trying to make trades to prove he’s a “genius”. So far, none of them have worked out. Stan Bowman has a long streak of failed hockey trades, first trading Artemi Panarin to Columbus for Brandon Saad, then Niklas Hjalmarsson to the Coyotes for Connor Murphy in the offseason of […] Blackhawks’ Stan Bowman Has to Stop Making Gamble Trades - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 4, 2021

Who is Responsible for the Chicago Blackhawks’ Success?

The Blackhawks are the surprise team in the NHL, so the question stands: Who is responsible for their success? The Chicago Blackhawks have found success quickly, making the NHL Central Division more of a “group of death” instead of the easiest division in the league. Patrick Kane is the NHL’s MVP, Kevin Lankinen is the […] Who is Responsible for the Chicago Blackhawks’ Success? - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 3, 2021

Blackhawks: Ready or not, it is time for a Tampa Bay rematch

The Chicago Blackhawks have a rough weekend ahead. The team faces off against the toughest opponent of all three times this weekend as the Tampa Bay Lightning come to town. This will most likely be a tough set of games. There is no more delaying the inevitable for the Backhawks. While the team has been […] Blackhawks: Ready or not, it is time for a Tampa Bay rematch - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 2, 2021

Patrick Kane’s Legacy with the Chicago Blackhawks

When all is said and done, Patrick Kane will be regarded as one of, if not the best Chicago Blackhawks players of all-time. Kane will have his jersey raised to the rafters and he’ll have a statue in front of the United Center. Even at his age of 32, he continues to show he is […] Patrick Kane’s Legacy with the Chicago Blackhawks - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More