New Jersey Devils in the Mix for Jimmy Vesey

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Coveted winger Jimmy Vesey became an unrestricted free agent at midnight on August 16th, and surprisingly, the New Jersey Devils are entering the sweepstakes. The 23 year old, fresh off out of college, won the Hobey Baker Award for being the best hockey player in the NCAA in 2015-16. He tallied 46 points in just […] READ MORE


Chicago Blackhawks Steal National Limelight

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In sports, audiences tend to be more attentive to teams with a championship pedigree. For instance, people enjoy watching the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers because of their demanding rank amongst the NBA. In the NFL, you have the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks who always contend and bring crowds. For the NHL […] READ MORE


Blues, Blackhawks Share Enthusiasm for 2017 Winter Classic

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The St. Louis Blues and Chicago Blackhawks are eager to take their historic rivalry outdoors. Blues, Blackhawks Share Enthusiasm for 2017 Winter Classic At Busch Stadium on Tuesday morning, the NHL held a press conference regarding the 2017 Winter Classic to discuss various events building up to what should be an iconic moment for the […] READ MORE


Report: Chicago Blackhawks Pushing for Jimmy Vesey

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The Chicago Blackhawks are seemingly desperate in the race for Harvard talent Jimmy Vesey. Both head coach Joel Quenneville and general manager Stan Bowman have visited Vesey in Foxboro to assess his talent. With a depleted roster, nailing Vesey to an entry level contract wouldn’t be such a bad thing. There’s a ton of question marks […] READ MORE


The All-Time Best Chicago Blackhawks Free Agent Signing

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Welcome to LWOS Hockey’s summer series. After the historic 2016 NHL Free Agency period, it’s a good time to look at the best free agent signing in the history of all 30 NHL franchises. Up next: The all-time best Chicago Blackhawks free agent signing.  The All-Time Best Chicago Blackhawks Free Agent Signing 2009 – Marian Hossa: […] READ MORE


Brad Richards Retires After 15 NHL Seasons

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Brad Richards, who spent last season with the Detroit Red Wings, is calling it a career. The 36-year-old is ready to hang up his skates after 15 seasons in the NHL, including two Stanley Cup Championships. He made the announcement today, via the NHLPA’s official website. Brad Richards Retires The Tampa Bay Lightning drafted Richards in the […] READ MORE


Chicago Blackhawks Still Have Work To Do

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The Chicago Blackhawks have been pretty busy since the offseason started. They dumped Bryan Bickell‘s obnoxious salary cap hit in a two player trade with Teuvo Teravainen and traded versatile agitator Andrew Shaw to the Montreal Canadiens. Many fans cringed as they got the news that Teravainen and Shaw were dealt away. Seeing loved players […] READ MORE


Dale Weise Signs With Philadelphia Flyers

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Dale Weise signs with the Philadelphia Flyers on the day of NHL Free Agency on a four year deal just shy of $10 million. @daleweise22 welcome to the fly guys. @NHLFlyers. #reunited — Michael Del Zotto (@MichaelDelZotto) July 1, 2016 Weise is four years, $9.4M with Flyers — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) July 1, 2016 Weise, […] READ MORE


Brian Campbell Signed by Blackhawks

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Unrestricted free agent defenseman Brian Campbell signed a  one-year deal for around $2 million with the Blackhawks. Campbell, who turned 38 on June 23, played the previous five seasons with the Florida Panthers appearing in all 389 regular season and playoff games played by the Panthers during that span. As many have speculated, Brian Campbell […] READ MORE


Potential Landing Spots for Andrew Ladd

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Now that the top dog in free agency Steven Stamkos has re-signed with the Tampa Bay Lightning, it’s time to start looking at potential landing spots for the next wave of UFA’s. A two-time Stanley Cup champion, Andrew Ladd is one of the more prominent names seeking a home on July 1. Potential Landing Spots for Andrew Ladd Teams know what […] READ MORE