State of the Organization is a continuing series of daily updates on the happenings of your favorite Chicago sports teams: Cubs, White Sox, Bulls, Blackhawks and Bears. Each team with its own update space.
This space will provide some of the highlights of what has been going on with your favorite Chicago hockey team, the Chicago Blackhawks, in the past 24 hours. Acquisitions, injuries, performance updates and storylines will be provided, during the season including the team’s competitive status.
Stories of the Day:
- The Blackhawks lost to the Red Wings in their 4th preseason contest, 6-3.
- The ‘Hawks really struggled coming off their impressive display against the Penguins on Saturday. But there were a few bright spots.
- Brandon Mashinter is an unlikely success story for the ‘Hawks.
- Is the proposed and maligned proposed Kane-Panarin split necessary?
- Some young players are forcing tough roster decisions for the Blackhawks.
- Niklas Hjalmarsson will have a hearing with the NHL’s department of player safety for charging and an illegal check to the head of St. Louis Blues forward Ty Rattie.
- Season preview.