The Chicago Blackhawks are evidently heading into a rebuild, which has raised questions about the future of their two franchise stars, Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews. But, in Kane’s eyes, he’s not even thinking about any potential trade this offseason.
“Patrick Kane said that while “We all know the situation and what can happen,” he really hasn’t had any discussions about the future, not even with his agent or his family. Said he’s focused on the season, hoping the Blackhawks can “prove people wrong.”
That’s good news for the Blackhawks. Both Kane and Toews are heading into the final season of their eight-year contracts before becoming unrestricted free agents. GM Kyle Davidson also said on Wednesday that Chicago “isn’t anywhere near” trading either Kane or Toews: