Leading up to the start of the Blackahwks' season on Saturday, Comcast SportsNet will air "Inside Look: Joel Quenneville" on Wednesday at 9 p.m.
Andrew Shaw is preparing to be a checking-line center for the first time at the NHL level. But after last season, the Blackhawks are confident that he can handle it.
With the NHL kicking off play this season, the Blackhawks' TV schedule was released, including 39 games airing on Comcast SportsNet in 2013, including some prime matchups.
Viktor Stalberg tallied all 22 of his goals at even strength last season, but in 2013 he'll slide into a role on the Blackhawks' power play.
The Blackhawks added four new players to camp this week and will host a Skate with the Greats event Feb. 1 at Soldier Field.
Brandon Saad cracked the Blackhawks' roster coming out of the 2011 camp, but went through the ups and downs that come as a young player. The kid with "huge" potential has another opportunity this season.
After moving around to different lines throughout much of his Blackhawks career, Dave Bolland has been given the opportunity to center the Hawks' second-line between Patrick Kane and Patrick Sharp.
Signing and announcing free agents began at 11 p.m. Central Saturday night, two hours after the lockout officially ended. But on Sunday general manager Stan Bowman didnt sound like he would be in a dealing mood.
With the lockout having already cost fans roughly half the NHL season, the Blackhawks are doing their best to please their faithful followers, instituting 'fan initiatives' in advance of the season-opener on Saturday.