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In-depth analysis and news on the Chicago Blackhawks hosted by Joe Brand.

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In-depth analysis and news on the Chicago Blackhawks hosted by Joe Brand.

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English


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Blackhawks Live Predraft Special: Who should the Blackhawks pick at 2?

6/1/2024
Who should the Blackhawks pick at number 2, RW Ivan Demidov or D Artyom Levshunov? Joe Brand and Jack Heinrich debate who should be the pick for the Hawks, what the Hawks could do with the 18th pick, and the potential for another trade. They wrap the show discussing the possibility of a reunion with […]

Duration:00:30:31

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With the 2nd pick in the 2024 NHL Draft, the Chicago Blackhawks select…

5/7/2024
Joe Brand breaks down the Blackhawks options for the 2024 Draft.

Duration:00:10:14

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Blackhawks Live 4/22/24: Kyle Davidson and Blackhawks are ready for the next step

4/22/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand starts the final regular season edition of Blackhawks Live by catching you up on everything you need to know from the Saturday exit interviews. Hear thoughts from Connor Bedard, Nick Foligno, Jason Dickinson, Seth Jones, and Kyle Davidson. Joe wraps the show with producer Jack Heinrich’s Last Thoughts from around NHL.

Duration:00:34:25

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Blackhawks Live 4/18/24: Frank Nazar debut offers a glimpse into the future

4/18/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand starts this week by talking about Frank Nazar’s NHL debut and his immediate impact on the Hawks and his teammates. Then Joe talks about the Coyotes leaving Arizona for Utah and takes your name ideas for the new team. Joe wraps the show with producer Jack Heinrich’s Last Thoughts from around […]

Duration:00:33:00

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Blackhawks Postgame Show – Blackhawks at Blues: Blues ride hot start to 5-2 win over Blackhawks

4/10/2024
Joe Brand recaps the Blackhawks’ loss to the St. Louis Blues. Joe and Troy Murray talk about the Hawks’ slow start and the solid play of Goalie Arvid Soderblom coming off the bench in relief of Goalie Petr Mrazek and the announcement the Blackhawks and WGN Radio agreeing to a three-year broadcast rightsholder extension. Later […]

Duration:00:49:58

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Blackhawks Live 4/9/24: Lukas Reichel looking to finish the season strong with Bedard and Kurashev

4/9/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand starts off this week by talking about the Blackhawks up and down weekend against the Stars and the Wild. Then Joe talks about Lukas Reichel joining a line with Connor Bedard and Philipp Kurashev and how that can look going forward. Later on, Dante DeCarria, ,roadcaster for the Regina Pats, joins […]

Duration:00:33:42

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Blackhawks Live 4/1/24: Blackhawks head into the final month of the season playing their best hockey

4/1/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand starts this edition of Blackhawks Live by talking about Lukas Reichel and Arvid Soderblom’s good game against the Flyers. Then, Joe talks about Cubs starting pitcher Shota Imanaga using Chelsea Dagger as his walk-out song and talks about Blackhawks and draft prospects playing in the Frozen Four. Joe wraps the show with […]

Duration:00:33:51

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Blackhawks Live 3/25/24: Luke Richardson sends message to Blackhawks to bring it for 60 minutes

3/25/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand starts this edition of Blackhawks Live by talking about the bag skate Luke Richardson put the team through today at practice and the message he sent to the team that they need a full 60-minute effort to consistently compete. Later on, Chicago Blackhawks forward Ryan Donato joins Joe Brand to talk about […]

Duration:00:33:42

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Blackhawks Live 3/18/24: The United Center was rocking on St. Patrick’s Day weekend

3/18/2024
WGN Radio’s Jack Heinrich (in for Joe Brand) begins this edition of Blackhawks Live by talking about the team’s recent stretch of games and the energy in the United Center over St. Patrick’s Day weekend. Then, Jack highlights the stellar play of Philipp Kurashev. Later, Jack discusses the improvement of Lukas Reichel and Kevin Korchinski […]

Duration:00:33:25

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Blackhawks Live 3/10/24: Connor Bedard is heating up and help may be on the way

3/11/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand starts this edition of Blackhawks Live by talking about the signing of prospect Landon Slaggert to an entry-level contract and what that means for the roster crunch that could be coming later this week. Then, Joe talks about Colin Blackwell’s hat trick against the Arizona Coyotes and gives an outlook on […]

Duration:00:34:14

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Blackhawks Live 3/8/24: After a quiet trade deadline, the Blackhawks eye strong finish to season

3/8/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand recaps the Blackhawks’ quiet trade deadline and other updates from GM Kyle Davidson’s post-trade deadline press conference. Later on, Chicago Blackhawks forward Philipp Kurashev joins Joe to talk about playing with Connor Bedard, his great play this season, how his dad got him into hockey, and more! Joe wraps the show […]

Duration:00:35:01

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Blackhawks Live 2/26/24: Chris Chelios and the UC know how to throw a party

2/26/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand recaps the biggest and busiest day of the Blackhawks’ season last night from Chris Chelios getting his number retired to Patrick Kane’s return to the United Center to Kane’s game-winner in overtime. Joe shares stories and audio from last night’s star-studded game. Joe wraps the show with producer Jack Heinrich’s news […]

Duration:00:35:38

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The Barn Hockey Bar Show with Joe Brand and Kevin Powell

2/26/2024
Sports Anchors Joe Brand and Kevin Powell are live from The Barn Hockey Bar in honor of Chris Chelios jersey retirement ceremony at the United Center before the Chicago Blackhawks take on the returning Patrick Kane and the Detriot Red Wings. This broadcast brought to you by El Bandido Yankee Tequila.

Duration:01:42:09

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Blackhawks Live 2/20/24: Connor Bedard is back and providing a spark

2/20/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand starts this week off by talking about the big game coming up on Sunday where the Blackhawks will retire Chris Chelios number 7 and Patrick Kane’s return to the United Center for the first time as a visitor. Then Joe talks about the great play from Philipp Kurashev and the chemistry he […]

Duration:00:34:35

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Blackhawks Live 2/12/24: Connor Bedard is getting close to returning

2/12/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand starts this week off by giving a positive Connor Bedard update and that the Blackhawks are hoping for Bedard to return to practice and game action next week. Then Joe talks about some of the top prospects in the NHL Draft. Later on, Kenny Albert, play-by-play voice of the New York Rangers, TNT, […]

Duration:00:33:37

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Blackhawks Live 2/5/24: Seth Jones and the Hawks are ready for post-All-Star Break slate

2/5/2024
Co-founder and one of the driving forces for The Barn Hockey Bar on Odgen, Spencer Montgomery joins Joe Brand to talk about WGN’s upcoming event at The Barn on February 25th before Chris Chelios’ number retirement with Joe Brand and Kevin Powell. Then Spencer talks about how The Barn got started and what they have […]

Duration:00:38:04

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Blackhawks Live 1/29/24: Evaluating where the Blackhawks stand at the All-Star Break

1/29/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand starts this week off by talking about the Blackhawks’ scoring struggles on their last road trip. But, their hard-working efforts didn’t waver even if the shots weren’t going in. Then Joe gives his evaluation of the pros and cons of the Blackhawks’ season so far. Later on, Mike Folta, Rockford IceHogs play-by-play announcer, […]

Duration:00:38:55

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Blackhawks Live 1/23/24: Hard-working Hawks look to see their effort turn into wins

1/23/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand starts this week off by talking about the Blackhawks’ hard-working mentality and effort over the past few games. Next, Joe gives an update on the injury timeline for Connor Bedard. Then Joe talks about what the Hawks can do with Lukas Reichel after a healthy scratch for last night’s game. Later on, […]

Duration:00:38:35

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Blackhawks Live 1/15/24: Colin Blackwell providing a spark for the Blackhawks

1/15/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand starts this week off by talking about forward Connor Bedard returning to practice today a week after surgery on his fractured jaw. Then Joe talks about Nick Foligno signing a 2-year contract extension with the Blackhawks and could he be the next team captain. Later on, Chicago Blackhawks’ forward Colin Blackwell joins Joe […]

Duration:00:37:42

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Blackhawks Live 1/08/24: Sunday’s game is the blueprint for the short-handed Hawks moving forward

1/8/2024
WGN Radio’s Joe Brand starts this week off by talking about the Blackhawks’ impressive bounce-back win over the Flames after their rough road trip and the injuries piling up. Then Joe talks about the impact that Colin Blackwell has had since returning from injury. Later on, producer Jack Heinrich shares news from around the NHL.

Duration:00:38:49