Finally, after a long, spring / summer and hot hockeyless in Chicago, the Custom Blackhawks Jersey training camp will open for the 2016-17 season on Friday, September 23, at the United Center.
This is the first time since 2013 that the Hawks have not held training camp in South Bend, Ind., On the campus of Notre Dame.
Team officials decided to stay in Chicago because most players are participating in the World Cup of Hockey. The Hawks have six strikers, three defenders and a goalkeeper compete in the eight-team tournament in Toronto.
Then on Saturday, September 24, the team will hold its training camp festival sold out at the United Center. That event begins at 8 a.m. and a team of A vs Team B scrimmage at 11 a.m stands ..
Apart from the festival, fans can not see the Hawks practice until Sunday, October 2 when they are scheduled to practice at Johnny’s Icehouse West at 9:30 and 11 pm Other days of practice include Johnny Oct. 6 -8 and 10-11 although dates and times are subject to change.
The biggest names in the camp are defenses Brent Seabrook, Duncan Keith, Brian Campbell, goalkeeper Scott Darling Jersey and ends Andrew Desjardins, Richard Panik, Dennis Rasmussen and Jordin Tootoo.
A lot of eyes will be on forward Kyle Baun, Vincent Hinostroza, Ryan Hartman, Tanner Kero, Mark McNeill, Tyler and Nick Motte Schmaltz in their fight for points from the list.
Other end of watch is Alexandre Fortin, 19-year-old native of Quebec undrafted showed plenty of speed and skill in the field of prospects in July.
first preseason game of the Hawks is at the United Center against Pittsburgh on Wednesday, September 28 close their preseason slate of six games in San Luis on Saturday October 8, and begin the regular season at home against the Blues on Wednesday, December October
The preliminary round of the World Cup begins on September 17 and the tournament goes to the Sept. 29 or Oct. 1, depending on whether a third party in the best end of three is necessary. US team opens the tournament against Team Europe 14:30 (CDT) on September 17, and the game can be seen on ESPN2.