Michal Handzus RUMORS & NEWS

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    Mark Lazerus @MarkLazerus

    Toews and Rozsival both back in the lineup tomorrow. Crawford gets the start. #Blackhawks

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    Bob McKenzie @TSNBobMcKenzie

    CHI has told Michal Handzus it is going in a different direction. Big veteran Slovak centre will be going to UFA. #TSN

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    Chicago Blackhawks @NHLBlackhawks

    Forwards Michal Handzus and Andrew Shaw will not travel to St. Paul with the team today. #Blackhawks

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    Chicago Blackhawks @NHLBlackhawks

    Coach Q: Michal Handzus is in tonight against Edmonton. Michael Kostka is out, but could play later on in the trip. #Blackhawks

  • Michal Handzus anxious for return to Blackhawks action

    CSN Chicago "Michal Handzus had the look of a man who’s seen the light at the end of his injury tunnel. The veteran center has been sidelined since late October with an upper-body injury. Through his early recovery skates, a setback and then more skates, Handzus just tried to stay positive, knowing he’d get..." November 24

  • Handzus to miss next two games, Pirri gets shot as No. 2 center

    Pro Hockey Talk "The revolving door that is Chicago’s No. 2 center spot has opened for Brandon Pirri. Pirri, one of the club’s brightest offensive prospects, will get a chance to play in a top-six role as the club announced the incumbent No. 2, Michal Handzus, would miss at least the next two games with an..." October 28

  • Blackhawks' forward Handzus recovering from surgeries

    NHL.com "Chicago Blackhawks forward Michal Handzus needed surgeries to repair injuries to his wrist and knee but said Friday he expects to be ready for training camp. "I had two surgeries but I'm healing and it's coming along" Handzus told ESPNChicago.com.."Right now wrist I still can't do anything...." July 27

  • Bryan Bickell’s knee injury played part in top line’s breakup

    Chicago Sun-Times "Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville raised some eyebrows around the league when he broke up his top line of Bryan Bickell, Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane to start the Stanley Cup Final. Turns out he had a good reason. Bickell had been playing with what Quenneville called a Grade 2 knee..." June 26

  • Sharks' castoff stepping up for Chicago

    CSN Bay Area "The Sharks dealt struggling center Michal Handzus to Chicago in exchange for a fourth-round draft pick just prior to this year's trade deadline. Now, the 36-year-old pivot is playing a crucial role in the Blackhawks' playoff success. When the Detroit Red Wings took an unexpected 3-1 series lead..." June 09

  • Handzus carving unlikely niche with Blackhawks

    CSN Chicago "Michal Handzus entered his second stint with the Chicago Blackhawks a more seasoned veteran. He filled a need for the Blackhawks on two levels: another center, and one who could win faceoffs, a category where the team has struggled. He’s done that and then some, as his goal in Game 2 against..." June 04

  • Blackhawks acquire center Handzus from Sharks

    Chicago Tribune "The Chicago Blackhawks added depth to the center position by acquiring Michal Handzus from the San Jose Sharks for a fourth-round draft pick, according to a report. TSN reported Monday that the Hawks added the 36-year-old, who played eight games with the Hawks during the 2006-07 season. This..." April 01