There was never really a question of if Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane would sign long-term extensions with the Chicago Blackhawks. It was when would they sign.
PHILADELPHIA – Nick Schmaltz has long been a Chicago Blackhawks fan, a natural choice for a kid growing up in Madison, Wisc.
Stan Bowman’s phone is usually active at this time of year, be it with him making calls or receiving them.
Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane are one year away from becoming unrestricted free agents, and extension talks with the Chicago Blackhawks are already under way.