Chicago Blackhawks: Intriguing Blue Line Targets for the Offseason

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Chicago Blackhawks: Intriguing Blue Line Targets for the Offseason
Chicago Blackhawks: Intriguing Blue Line Targets for the Offseason

If Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman thought the pressure was on him last offseason after being swept out of the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, it has certainly increased with missing the postseason altogether this past spring. One of the biggest areas the Blackhawks will need to improve this offseason is the blue line, and Bowman will have plenty of options. Trade Market Will Offer Plenty of Alluring Names When the Blackhawks open training camp in September, they will have a total of 16 defensemen under contract. Ten of those players are still on their entry-level contracts; four of them are on the first year of their ELC and are not expected to contribute at the NHL level

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