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Best Trade In Team History: Chicago

View Poll Results: Blackhawks/Black Hawks
Art Coulter for Earl Seibert (1936) 0 0%
Cash for Roy Conacher (1947) 1 0.84%
Harry Lumley for Cal Gardner, Ray Hannigan, Gus Mortson, Al Rollins (1952) 0 0%
Cash for Ed Litzenberger (1954) 0 0%
Cash for Harry Lumley, Eric Nesterenko (1956) 0 0%
Hank Bassen, Forbes Kennedy, Bill Preston, Johnny Wilson for Glenn Hall, Ted Lindsay (1957) 38 31.93%
Reggie Fleming, Ab McDonald for Doug Mohns (1964) 0 0%
Jerry Korab, Gary Smith for Dale Tallon (1973) 0 0%
Mike Christie, Len Frig for Ivan Boldirev (1974) 0 0%
Agreement not to take Real Cloutier in 1979 reclaim draft for 1st round pick (Denis Savard) (1979) 33 27.73%
Mike O'Connell for Al Secord (1980) 0 0%
Curt Fraser for Dirk Graham (1988) 0 0%
Denis Savard for Chris Chelios, pick (1990) 19 15.97%
Stephane Matteau, Brian Noonan for Tony Amonte (1994) 4 3.36%
Bryan Muir, Reid Simpson for Michael Nylander (1999) 0 0%
Alexander Karpovtsev for 4th (Niklas Hjalmarsson) (2004) 1 0.84%
Matt Ellison, pick for Patrick Sharp, Eric Meloche (2005) 15 12.61%
Michal Barinka, Josh Hennessy, Tom Preissing, pick for Martin Havlat, Bryan Smolinski (2006) 1 0.84%
Brandon Bochenski for Kris Versteeg (2007) 1 0.84%
Tuomo Ruutu for Andrew Ladd (2008) 1 0.84%
Cam Barker for Kim Johnsson, Nick Leddy (2010) 5 4.20%
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02-17-2013, 05:42 PM
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Best Trade In Team History: Chicago

Anaheim: Chad Kilger, Oleg Tverdovsky, picks for Teemu Selanne, Marc Chouinard, picks (1996)
Boston: Barry Pederson for Cam Neely, 1987 1st round pick (Glen Wesley) (1986)
Buffalo: Stephane Beauregard, pick (Eric Daze) for Dominik Hasek (1992)
Calgary: 2nd round pick for Miikka Kiprusoff (2003)
Carolina: Keith Primeau, pick for Rod Brind'Amour, Jean-Marc Pelletier, pick (2000)

From here on out, do not consider subsequent trades as part of the trade being chosen.


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Some really good ones here. Has to come down to 3:

1) Glenn Hall
2) Denis Savard
3) Chris Chelios

Going with Glenn Hall.

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Sharp.
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Not the best, but it's pretty impressive that they got a future Art Ross winner and HoF'er for cash. Conacher didn't have the longevity of Hall, Savard or Chelios though.

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Sharp and im serious.

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People forgot how good Chelios was.

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Some really good ones here. Has to come down to 3:

1) Glenn Hall
2) Denis Savard
3) Chris Chelios

Going with Glenn Hall.
This.

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Glenn Hall, easily. Won 2 of his 3 Vezina's as a Blackhawk and helped win them a Stanley Cup in '61. They also got Ted Lindsay in that deal and he went on to have 2 productive seasons in Chicago.

Glenn Hall and Ted Lindsay from Detroit for Hank Bassen, Forbes Kennedy, Bill Preston and Johnny Wilson is the best trade in Chicago Blackhawks history.

EDIT: My bad, didn't see the poll explaining the full trade.

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People forgot how good Chelios was.
People seem to not know who Glenn Hall even was.

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People seem to not know who Glenn Hall even was.
This. One of the best goaltenders of all time folks. Mr. Goalie.

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As great as Cheli was I have to go with Glenn Hall.

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Chelios, Hall, or Kim Johnsson.

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Gotta be Glenn Hall.

Top ten goaltender of all time.

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Another tough one. Best trade for the franchise has to be Glenn Hall. But, value-wise, you can't beat getting to pick a future HOFer simply for agreeing not to do something (not doing something being the default position).

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Hall, Chelios (went to a cup final as the rock on Chi-town's D whereas Savard didn't get there), Savard.

I can't believe all the votes for Patrick friggin' Sharp. Hall, Chelios, and Savard were Hall of Famers! Sharp is a 2nd liner, albeit a very good two-way forward. Friggin' youngsters. But even I'm too young to remember Hall, and the prime of Savard's career.

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going with Glenn Hall

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Voted for Alexander Karpovtsev for 4th (Niklas Hjalmarsson).

Nik Hjalmarsson is a good second pairing defender plus you got rid of Karpovtsev, which has to be worth two firsts.

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Voted for Alexander Karpovtsev for 4th (Niklas Hjalmarsson).

Nik Hjalmarsson is a good second pairing defender plus you got rid of Karpovtsev, which has to be worth two firsts.
YOU ARE A HAWKS FAN!!! ARE YOU FREAKING KIDDING ME!?!? HALL, CHELIOS, SAVARD?!?! Even Sharp! And you pick Hjalmarsson cuz he's a good 2nd pairing d-man?!


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voted chelios b/c i missed the hall and lindsay trade.



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Glenn Hall, easily. Won 2 of his 3 Vezina's as a Blackhawk and helped win them a Stanley Cup in '61. They also got Ted Lindsay in that deal and he went on to have 2 productive seasons in Chicago.

Glenn Hall and Ted Lindsay from Detroit for Hank Bassen, Forbes Kennedy, Bill Preston and Johnny Wilson is the best trade in Chicago Blackhawks history.

EDIT: My bad, didn't see the poll explaining the full trade.
vezina trophy at that time was for fewest GA, same as today's jennings trophy.


with chicago, hall was voted best goalie (1st team all star) 5 times ('58, '60, '63, '64, '66) and 2nd best goalie (2nd all star) 3 times ('61, '62, '67).

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The 1979 Denis Savard trade.

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That agreement is something interesting.

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Savard for Chelios

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Hall, Chelios (went to a cup final as the rock on Chi-town's D whereas Savard didn't get there), Savard.

I can't believe all the votes for Patrick friggin' Sharp. Hall, Chelios, and Savard were Hall of Famers! Sharp is a 2nd liner, albeit a very good two-way forward. Friggin' youngsters. But even I'm too young to remember Hall, and the prime of Savard's career.
Sharp's a top-line goal-scoring winger. I'm not saying he should be winning this poll or should/shouldn't be ahead of any particular trade, but he was a very big part of the first Stanley Cup for Chicago in 49 years and they got him for a nothing player. Maybe not the best trade in Chicago Blackhawks history, but a very important one and worth a few votes.

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Hall easily.

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