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Welcome to Blackhawk Up, the Chicago Blackhawks news and opinions site brought to you by the FanSided Network. Blackhawk Up is dedicated to providing top-notch Blackhawks news, views, and original content. This site also serves as a community for like-minded fans to come together to catch up on the latest news and to discuss their passion.

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Jimmy Lynch,Site Expert

Hockey fan current site expert for Blackhawk Up and Oil On Whyte | FanSider of the year 2019

Jeremiah Lee,Contributor

I have been watching and studying hockey since I was about five years old. After further studies with strategy and understanding the game, I began to analyze each team, specifically the Blackhawks, in regards to strategy and their execution of it. Hockey is my passion, and understanding strategy and variations of it is my hobby.

Seth Stauffer,Contributor

Justin Klawans,Contributor

Chicago based, I love to write about hockey, movies, news and pretty much anything else. I've been to more Blackhawks games than I could count, and there hasn't been a Star Wars movie I didn't enjoy or a breaking news story I wouldn't write about.

Steve Dishon,Contributor

I'm a high school principal, Wednesday Warrior Comics fan, music podcaster and avid sports fan. I follow the Indiana Hoosiers football, basketball and soccer, Chicago Blackhawks, Indianapolis Colts, Toronto Blue Jays, Birmingham City Blues, and MMA. I have an English degree from Indiana University and love writing. When I grow up, I want to be a full time writer.

Jeremy Riback,Contributor

KU '24 Sport Management Major

Andrew Gregory,Contributor

28-year-old sports fan from Southern Indiana. Former freelance journalist at a local paper and lover of all sports and video games.

Patrick McGann,Contributor

Growing up in Chicago, I was raised as a diehard Blackhawks fan. This led me to play hockey as a kid, and then further my involvement in the game as a broadcaster. I currently call home games for the University of Utah men's hockey team, as well as travel with them on the road to write articles for the team site. Today, I proudly don my Blackhawks gear from Salt Lake City.

Matthew Kamholz,Contributor

Recent college graduate in Communications who loves his Blackhawks and White Sox.

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