On the latest Hawks Talk Podcast, Slavko Bekovic and Charlie Roumeliotis offer their thoughts on the Calvin de Haan trade and what it could mean for the future of the Blackhawks defense. Is Stan Bowman finished exploring the trade market?
The guys also talk about the Blackhawks' restricted free agents, potential free agent targets, competition for the bottom-six spots and the prospects on display at development camp.
0:53 – Thoughts on the Calvin de Haan trade
2:46 – NHL trades have been salary cap driven
6:00 – How does Hawks blue line shake out?
9:07 – What to do with Erik Gustafsson
11:59 – Hawks have depth on the blue line
14:20 – Potential free agent targets for the Hawks
18:44 – Will Artem Anisimov get traded?
21:17 – Can Kirby Dach make the NHL right away?
23:44 – RFA’s that got qualifying offers
25:21 – Competition for bottom six spots
26:52 – Is Dylan Sikura a lock to make the Hawks?
27:36 – A wild week for Ryan Hartman
30:30 – Prospects on display at development camp in 2 weeks
32:20 – Michal Teply headed to the CHL
35:12 – Will we finally see an offer sheet signed?
Listen to the entire podcast here or in the embedded player below.
Blackhawks Talk Podcast