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Chris Kunitz Announces His Retirement

from the Chicago Blackhawks,

Chicago Blackhawks forward Chris Kunitz announced today his retirement following 15 seasons in the National Hockey League. Kunitz will join the Blackhawks hockey operations department as player development adviser, assisting with the Blackhawks coaching staff as well as the coaching staff with Chicago's American Hockey League affiliate, the Rockford IceHogs

Kunitz, 39, appeared in 56 games with the Blackhawks during the 2018-19 season that was highlighted by skating in his 1,000th career NHL game on February 14 when the Blackhawks hosted New Jersey.

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TreKronor's avatar

Great player who was easy to not like because he played hard and scored goals.  He had a great career.

Posted by TreKronor on 07/30/19 at 08:59 AM ET

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