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Blackhawks Historic Leadership

General Managers
General Manager Years
Frederic McLaughlin 1926-42
Bill Tobin 1942-54
Tommy Ivan 1954-77
Bob Pulford 1977-90; 93-97; 99-2000; 03-05
Mike Keenan 1990-93
Bob Murray 1997-99
Mike Smith 2000-03
Dale Tallon 2005-09
Stan Bowman 2009-present
Head Coaches
Head Coach Seasons
Peter Muldoon 1926-27
Barney Stanley 1927-28
Hugh Lehman 1927-28
Herb Gardiner 1928-29
Tom Shaughnessy 1929-30
Bill Tobin 1929-32
Dick Irvin 1930-32
Emil Iverson 1932-33
Godfrey Matheson 1932-33
Tom Gorman 1933-34
Clem Loughlin 1934-37
Bill Stewart 1937-39
Paul Thompson 1938-45
John Gottselig 1944-48
Charles Conacher 1948-50
Ebbie Goodfellow 1950-52
Sid Abel 1952-54
Frank Eddolls 1954-55
Tommy Ivan 1956-58
Rudy Pilous 1957-63
Billy Reay 1963-77
Bob Pulford 1977-79; 81-82; 84-87; 99-2000
Bill White 1976-77
Eddie Johnson 1979-80
Keith Magnuson 1980-82
Orval Tessier 1982-85
Bob Murdoch 1987-88
Mike Keenan 1988-92
Darryl Sutter 1992-95
Craig Hartsburg 1995-98
Dirk Graham 1998-99
Lorne Molleken 1998-2000
Alpo Suhonen 2000-01
Brian Sutter 2001-04
Trent Yawney 2005-07
Denis Savard 2006-08
Joel Quenneville 2008-present
Team Captains
Captain Seasons
Dick Irvin 1926-29
Duke Dutkowski 1929-30
Ty Arbor 1930-31
Cyclone Wentworth 1931-32
Helge Bostrom 1932-33
Charlie Gardiner 1933-34
John Gottselig 1935-40
Earl Seibert 1940-42
Doug Bentley 1942-44, 1949-50
Clint Smith 1944-45
John Mariucci 1945-46, 1947-48
Red Hamill 1946-47
Gaye Stewart 1948-49
Jack Stewart 1950-52
Bill Gadsby 1952-54
Gus Mortson 1954-57
Ed Litzenberger 1958-61
Pierre Pilote 1961-68
Pat Stapleton 1969-70
Pit Martin 1975-77
Stan Mikita 1975-77
Keith Magnuson 1976-80
Terry Ruskowski 1979-82
Darryl Sutter 1982-87
Bob Murray 1985-86
Denis Savard 1988-89
Dirk Graham 1988-95
Chris Chelios 1995-99
Doug Gilmour 1999-00
Tony Amonte 2000-02
Alex Zhamnov 2002-04
Adrian Aucoin 2005-07
Martin Lapointe 2005-07
Jonathan Toews 2008-present