The Chicago Blackhawks today announced their roster for 2018 Training Camp that will begin Friday, September 14 with a practice at the MB Ice Arena at 10 a.m. The roster includes a total of 57 players: 30 forwards, 20 defensemen and seven goaltenders. Twenty-three of those players appeared in at least one game for the Blackhawks during the 2017-18 season.
On Saturday, fans will get their first chance to see the Blackhawks as they will host their annual Training Camp Festival at the United Center with a scrimmage beginning at 11 a.m. General admission tickets for Training Camp Festival are on sale now for just $5 at chicagoblackhawks.com or by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000.
Please note that all practice times and locations are subject to change.
All six of Chicago's preseason contests will be carried on television for the fourth straight year. One Blackhawks preseason game will be broadcast on NBC Sports Chicago (September 21 at Ottawa), in addition to three games on NBC Sports Chicago Plus (September 18 at Columbus, September 25 vs. Detroit and September 27 vs. Ottawa) and two contests on WGN-TV (September 20 at Detroit and September 29 vs. Columbus).
Single-game tickets for the Blackhawks home opener and all regular-season and pre-season games are currently on sale at chicagoblackhawks.com or by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000.