Chicago Blackhawks, Duncan Keith, Alex DeBrincat, Jonathan Toews (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
With the recent departures of Corey Crawford, Brandon Saad, and Olli Maatta, the Chicago Blackhawks notified fans that they are preparing to rebuild. But, is that really the case?
The forward prospects in the pipeline look to be very promising, with Evan Barratt, Pius Suter, Brandon Hagel, Matej Chalupa, Phillip Kurashev, plus others, waiting for their turn. And 2020 first-rounder Lukas Reichel is one to two years away from his potential debut. With the signings of Mattias Janmark and Lucas Wallmark to their bottom-six, are the ‘Hawks really rebuilders?