While most NHL fans were watching the All-Star Game the Chicago Blackhawks made a pretty important announcement about one of their players.
Kris Versteeg has also been placed on the long-term injured reserve.
— ESPN Chicago (@ESPNChiHawks) January 25, 2015
Kris Versteeg On LTIR
The Blackhawks announced that winger Kris Versteeg has been placed on LTIR due to the broken hand...
CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago Blackhawks have placed forward Kris Versteeg on the long-term injury list because of a left hand injury.
The left wing was hit in the hand by a shot during the Winter Classic at Washington on New Year's Day. Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville said then that Versteeg would be out about a month.
Versteeg has nine goals and 18 assists in 34 games this season...
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4 days ago
On Sunday afternoon, the Blackhawks announce that they have placed forward Kris Versteeg on long-term injured reserve. By definition, this means Versteeg cannot play for at least 24 calendar days and 10 regular season games (retroactive in this case to Jan. … Continue reading →
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With the NHL All-Star break quickly approaching, the Chicago Blackhawks will have some tough decisions to make sooner than expected. The Blackhawks clicked offensively in their latest 4-1 rout of the Minnesota Wild. As lethal as the offense looked, they will be getting better pretty soon with the return of Kris Versteeg quickly approaching. Despite the fact that the return of Versteeg...
After Tuesday night’s loss to Colorado, the Blackhawks announced that forward Kris Versteeg underwent a procedure to further stabilize a metacarpal fracture in his left hand.
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Chicago Blackhawks forward Kris Versteeg will be sidelined for a month with a left hand injury after he was hurt in the Winter Classic.
Versteeg left Thursday's 3-2 loss to Washington after he blocked Eric Fehr's shot with his hand early in the third period. Versteeg ranks third on the team with 27 points (nine goals, 18 assists) in 34 games.
Coach Joel Quenneville said Saturday...
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26 days ago
After Saturday’s skate, Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville told the media the team expects forward Kris Versteeg to miss about a month with a hand injury suffered in the Winter Classic. Versteeg, 28, was enjoying a career renaissance with his legs … Continue reading →
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In an extremely emotional game for the Blackhawks, Patrick Kane set up Kris Versteeg to score the second goal of the game with almost zero time to spare.
Kane and Versteeg Tandem is Paying off
With about five seconds left in the second period, Patrick Kane had a huge burst of speed in the middle of the ice to grab a loose puck, Kane then dishes it across the ice to a charging Versteeg...
Heading into the 2014-2015 season, many Chicago Blackhawks’ fans were criticizing Kris Versteeg and his play at the end of last year. The Blackhawks re-acquired Versteeg from the Florida Panthers in November of 2013, creating much excitement around Chicago hockey due to the role that Versteeg played in the Chicago Blackhawks’ 2010 Stanley Cup win. The then 23 year old contributed...
Chicago Blackhawks Left Winger Kris Versteeg has looked extremely good during training camp and his first preseason game against the Oilers where he tallied a goal and an assist. While playing with speed, intensity, focus and motivation, he’s looked fresh and ready to get back to finding his game.
Versteeg suffered a knee injury in March 2013 and then had surgery. He never quite...