Since acquiring Brad Richards, the Blackhawks have three Conn Smythe winners on their current roster — not a bad showing as they prepare to head into the 2014-15 season.
Brandon Saad would’ve loved to have his own Jonathan Toews or Patrick Kane contract moment this summer.
Stan Bowman didn’t have to answer any more questions regarding Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane’s extensions, thanks to those getting done more than a week ago.
Brad Richards would love to talk about his potential linemates come October, the possibilities that this opportunity with the Blackhawks could bring, be it for him or the team.
When the Blackhawks acquired Brad Richards on July 1, it meant they could give Teuvo Teravainen all the time he needed to adapt to the NHL game and to centering at this level.