96 Days Until The Blackhawks Season Opener

By Keith Schultz

Oct 11, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; A general shot of the Stanley Cup banners prior to a game between the Chicago Blackhawks and the New York Islanders at the United Center. Chicago won 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports

We had so much fun doing our Countdown to Faceoff series last season that we decided to do it again.  In case you’re new to the series, we’ll do a roster preview as we count down the days until the Chicago Blackhawks  October 9th season opener against the Dallas Stars.

We are still in the beginning of July and a long long way from October and we still haven’t run into a sweater jersey that a Chicago Blackhawk has worn during his stay in Chicago. Today we will look at the Blackhawks Assists leaders both All-Time and Present!

Blackhawks All-Time Assists Leaders

  1. Stan Mikita-925
  2. Denis Savard-719
  3. Doug Wilson-554
  4. Bobby Hull– 549
  5. Steve Larmer-517
  6. Pierre Pilote-400
  7. Chris Chelios-395
  8. Pit Martin-384
  9. Bob Murray-382
  10. Dennis Hull-342

Blackhawks Assists Leaders Active

  1. Patrick Kane-315
  2. Duncan Keith-305
  3. Patrick Sharp-245
  4. Jonathan Toews-245
  5. Brent Seabrook-224
  6. Marian Hossa-151
  7. Brian Campbell-98
  8. Martin Havlat-97
  9. Kris Versteeg-76
  10. Nick Leddy-73

Be on the lookout for our Countdown to Faceoff series as we continue to work our way to the season opener on October 9th. We’re 96 days from the season opener.  Is it October yet???

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