Patrick Kane, Niklas Hjalmarsson and John McDonough discuss the Blackhawks' offseason moves at the opening of a new restaurant at O'Hare International Airport - 7/13
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Blackhawks prospect camp wrapped up Monday a sold out convention kicks off Friday. And nothing's up in the air for NHL training camps which are only two months away. After being bounced by the knocks in round one of the playoffs Hawks players are already anxious for the upcoming season. And as -- whose stock reports the team was glad to see their hated rival fall short of hockey's holy ground. They're as excited about that. Hopefully. They come back we'll play next immediately there. Patrick caning company know all out a short off season but unlike their rivals in Vancouver had a Stanley Cup to show -- This summer though it was absence of any Blackhawks celebration. Cause for roster real adjustments with the addition of more grit and size. It's only cuts they'll play if you had that good classic kind of I don't think got exposed every night because it. An opportunity to use his people so. And it and it out. Things I guess yeah. The guys that we have brought in. This. Is it tougher you know and then maybe that's what we ask. We're missing all of it last year. Adding toughness also include loss of members from that cup winning -- -- and -- that's been along with Brian Campbell often and defensive partner and always an answer to Nicklaus Jarvis. It's always Tennessee again like I -- especially from the -- in Canada -- we love especially. Came up from the minors you know be healthy. On the -- not. Guys it's difficult to see Brian Campbell though because he's an integral -- was an integral part of our Stanley Cup. Championship team in my opinion we don't win the Stanley Cup without Brian Campbell. I'm innocent plays or certain roles inside look at their lineup and you just going into training camp can be competitive -- anything for spots and I couldn't close it. I've had -- That company. As Hawks players are ride either Chicago ahead of the convention this weekend it's just Philip home at O'Hare airports. As a Blackhawks have teamed up with Stanley's kitchen and tap to open up their every restaurant in one of the busiest. Airports and the country -- 67. Million people. Make the way through here on any given year so I do think it's a step forward for our franchise today and this has been in the works for her problem was in here -- -- -- the culmination today is over. At O'Hare airport covering the Blackhawks therapy -- Comcast sports.