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This isn’t the NBA, so the Cubs didn’t have to put the full-court press on once the free-agent marketplace opened on Friday at 11 p.m. Chicago time.


The stakes are nowhere near the height they were a few months ago but the Blackhawks still consider it big when they host the Tampa Bay Lightning Saturday night at the United Center.


Trevor van Riemsdyk didn’t head into Thursday night’s game expecting to log a career-high in minutes.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Bryan Bickell said he felt like he was staying with the Blackhawks when he talked at the team convention back in July.

And as Blackhawks training camp begins, he is.