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Chicago Blackhawks’ Trivia Tuesday: Before They Were Blackhawks

By Sean Fitzgerald
Apr 25, 2016; St. Louis, MO, USA; Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville speaks with the media after the St. Louis Blues defeat the St. Louis Blues 3-2 in game seven of the first round of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Scottrade Center. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
Apr 25, 2016; St. Louis, MO, USA; Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville speaks with the media after the St. Louis Blues defeat the St. Louis Blues 3-2 in game seven of the first round of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Scottrade Center. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports /
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Jan 21, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa (81) works out prior to the game against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Amalie Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports /

4. Prior to winning the Stanley Cup as a ‘Hawk in 2010, he was a member of 2009 Red Wings and 2008 Penguins, losing in the Finals both year. Who is he?

Answer: Marian Hossa. Hossa also played for the Ottawa Senators and Atlanta Thrashers in addition to Detroit and Pittsburgh. Hossa has appeared in in 461 games for the Blackhawks. He has scored 160 goals and recorded 210 assists for 370 points. He is currently under contract through 2020-21.

5. His Blackhawks career only lasted 10 games in 1995-96, but at Michigan State he won the Hobey Baker Award given to the NCAA’s best player. Who is he?

Answer: Kip Miller. Miller spent 10 games with the Blackhawks in 1994-95. He had one goal and four assists.  Miller played 449 games between eight NHL teams. He had 74 goals and 165 assists in his career.

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Bonus: This other Hobey Baker Award winner who played two games with the Blackhawks in 2013.

Answer: Drew LeBlanc. LeBlanc played in two games with a minus-3 rating. He’s played 116 games with the Rockford IceHogs with 11 goals and 17 assists.

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