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 ‘Hawks made a few roster moves on Monday, including sending Alexandre Fortin back to the juniors.
- The opening day roster now appears to be set.
- 6 rookies made the team.
- How the 2016-17 Blackhawks were built.
- The depth chart and lines also appear to be set.
- And Artemi Panarin and Patrick Kane are still together on the 2nd line after Quenneville experimented with splitting them up during the preseason.
- Despite the rumors, Joel Quenneville doesn’t hate rookies.
- Blackhawks notes.