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It’s Time To Move On From One Goal

One of the more confounding things about the Hawks, and there’s plenty, is not only that we can’t get a sense of what the plan is (especially when they tell you they don’t have one), but it’s hard to separate their marketing and promotions department from their actual
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High On The Hog: The Kids Are Now Running The Farm

The list of the veteran presence on the Rockford IceHogs began and ended with captain Kris Versteeg. Following an announcement this weekend, cross that name off the list. The 33-year-old Versteeg announced that he requested to be released from his AHL contract after the rigors of playing for the IceHogs proved too much for him. […]
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High On The Hog: Pancaked In Cleveland

The Rockford IceHogs, AHL affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks. had themselves a rough stretch in Cleveland. After winning their first two games of the season last weekend, Rockford went into Ohio and got knocked around by the Monsters. The IceHogs took back-to-back lickings, falling 7-1 Friday night before being shut out 5-0 the following afternoon. […]
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High On The Hog: Visiting The Monsters

The Rockford IceHogs head into the weekend looking to build on a two-game winning streak. Rockford is in Cleveland, where the piglets will play a pair with the Monsters. The Blackhawks made some roster moves this week; here’s a quick look at the activity. Wednesday, the Blackhawks recalled Dennis Gilbert and assigned newly acquired defenseman […]
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High On The Hog: Crowded House

The Rockford IceHogs, AHL affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks, got themselves into the win column in style over the weekend. The piglets picked up their first points of the 2019-20 campaign with a home-and-home sweep of the Chicago Wolves. After besting their interstate rival 3-2 at the BMO Harris Bank Center Friday night, the IceHogs […]
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High On The Hog: Ready To Roll?

The Rockford IceHogs, Chicago’s affiliate in the American Hockey League, get their season underway Friday night in DesMoines. Rockford will face the Iowa Wild with fresh faces; the team released the opening-night roster Thursday. It’s time for a look at this bunch as the 2019-20 season begins. Note: Rockford’s AHL contracts are italicized. Forward
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Wheel It Out Here, Carnac

We used to do this every year, so we’ll get back to it. Your FFUD Hawks staff predicts what will happen in the upcoming season.  Big One First – Predicted Points and standings for the Hawks McClure: 92 Points, 2nd wild card in the west Pullega: 88 points, 9th in Conference (just outside wild card) […]
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