Brandon Hagel

Where will Brandon Hagel fit into future Blackhawks lineups?

It’s no surprise that Brandon Hagel became a fan-favorite this season with his high-effort, puck-hound tendencies and great transition play. There’s optimism that the winger could build on this season to be an important piece for the Blackhawks’ future, but where is his ideal spot in a lineup?. Hagel came...
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Blackhawks' Brandon Hagel: Buries goal in loss

Hagel scored a goal on two shots in Tuesday's 7-4 loss to the Lightning. Hagel got the Blackhawks on the board in the first period. The 22-year-old reached the 20-point mark with his tally -- he has eight goals and 12 assists through 45 contests. A sixth-round pick of the Sabres in 2016, Hagel has settled into a middle-six role this year.
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Was Brandon Hagel a Steal for the Chicago Blackhawks?

Brandon Hagel had a three-point game in a 5-4 comeback win over the Nashville Predators. Brandon Hagel was a sixth round draft pick by the Buffalo Sabres in 2016. He then didn’t sign a contract with them to become a free agent. The Chicago Blackhawks then signed him in 2018 when his draft rights expired. The front office saw something that motivated them to sign him, and boy, were they right.

Blackhawks' Brandon Hagel: Enjoys career night

Hagel scored the game-winning goal and provided a pair of assists Wednesday in a 5-4 overtime victory over Nashville. He also had three hits. Hagel capped off Chicago's third-period rally from 4-1 down when he roofed a shot over Nashville netminder Juuse Saros three minutes into overtime. Hagel had also assisted on goals by Pius Suter and Wyatt Kalynuk during regulation time. It all added up to a career-high three points for the 22-year-old rookie, who has seven goals and 12 assists in 43 games on the year.

Brandon Hagel Placed on COVID-19 List Due to Pending Test Results

The Chicago Blackhawks are in for a tough series of games against the Nashville Predators, and they will be done one of their key players on Monday as forward Brandon Hagel will be held out of the contest due to pending COVID-19 test results. Hagel, who has six goals and...

Blackhawks' Brandon Hagel: Ready to rock

Hagel (undisclosed) is officially in the lineup for Wednesday's game against Nashville, Mark Lazerus of The Athletic reports. Hagel missed Monday's game against the Predators while waiting for his COVID-19 results, as this news is evidence the results came back negative. The 22-year-old will return to his usual top-six role on the wing, as Hagel has racked up six goals and 16 points through 42 games this season.

Blackhawks' Brandon Hagel: Won't play Monday

Hagel will not play in Monday's game against Nashville while waiting for his COVID-19 results, Tracey Myers of reports. It appears that Hagels' absence is mostly precautionary but he could be placed on the COVID-19 protocols list for the second time this month. The 22-year-old has 16 points in 42 games this season.

Blackhawks' Brandon Hagel placed in COVID protocol

The Chicago Blackhawks will not have Brandon Hagel available to them Friday. The young forward has been placed in the league’s COVID protocol. His name will be added to the list that comes out Friday, but no specific details on his absence have been (or likely will be) revealed. It...
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Brandon Hagel placed in NHL's COVID-19 protocol

Brandon Hagel has been placed in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol and did not practice with the Blackhawks on Friday, the team announced. Hagel, 22, has 14 points (five goals, nine assists) in 35 games this season. He scored a goal and had two shots on net in Thursday's 4-3 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes.

Blackhawks' Brandon Hagel: Removed from protocols list

Hagel was removed from the NHL's COVID-19 protocols list Saturday. Hagel just entered the league's virus protocols Friday, so it seems likely a false positive test was responsible. The 22-year-old winger, who's picked up 14 points in 35 games this campaign, will be eligible to play Saturday versus Nashville.

Blackhawks' Brandon Hagel: Deposits goal Thursday

Hagel scored a goal on two shots in Thursday's 4-3 loss to the Hurricanes. Hagel tied the game at 2-2 in the third period with his tally, although Warren Foegele answered a minute later to restore the Hurricanes' lead. The 22-year-old Hagel has done alright in his first full NHL season with five tallies and 14 points through 35 contests. The sixth-round pick from 2016 has added 58 shots on net and 38 hits in a middle-six role.

Blackhawks' Brandon Hagel: Notches first two-point game

Hagel scored an empty-net goal on his only shot and added an assist in Thursday's 3-0 win over Florida. He also had a pair of hits. Hagel sealed the victory with a long-distance empty netter with 1:24 left in the third period. He also drew an assist on Patrick Kane's power-play tally early in the middle frame, giving the 22-year-old Hagel his first multi-point performance as an NHLer. Hagel has found the scoresheet in five of his last seven outings, including all three of his goals for the year.

Blackhawks' Brandon Hagel: Lights lamp again

Hagel scored a goal on four shots in Monday's 6-3 loss to Florida. Hagel scored for the second consecutive game against the Panthers, tapping home a loose puck on the doorstep to give Chicago a 3-1 lead at 13:02 of the second period. The 22-year-old has reached the scoresheet in three straight contests, and he now has three goals and seven assists in 27 games on the year.

Blackhawks' Brandon Hagel: Ripples twine in Florida

Hagel scored a goal on two shots in Saturday's 4-2 loss to the Panthers. Hagel broke a scoreless tie 28 seconds into the second period, finishing off a give-and-go with Dominik Kubalik on a 2-on-1 rush. It was just Hagel's second goal of the year and his first since Feb. 23. The 22-year-old rookie has nine points in 26 games this season.

Blackhawks' Brandon Hagel: Gathers helper Thursday

Hagel recorded an assist in Thursday's 4-2 win over the Stars. Hagel set up Dominik Kubalik for the opening tally at 5:26 of the first period. The 22-year-old Hagel snapped a three-game point drought with the helper, although he's gone eight straight without a goal. The Canadian forward has eight points, 37 shots on net, 32 hits and a minus-1 rating in 25 outings.

Blackhawks' Brandon Hagel: Collects assist in win

Hagel managed an assist and went plus-2 in Sunday's 7-2 win over the Red Wings. Hagel had the lone helper on Dominik Kubalik's third-period tally. With a goal and two assists in his last four games, Hagel has stepped up his production a bit. The 22-year-old winger has six points, 30 shots on net and 21 hits through 20 contests. Since he has yet to excel at any one aspect of the game, he's probably best left off of most fantasy rosters.