Al Cimaglia
Internet hockey writer

Al Cimaglia has been covering the Chicago Blackhawks as an internet hockey writer since 2006. He has been the XM Home Ice radio correspondent for Chicago during that time as well. Cimaglia is a well known member of the hockey blogosphere having written for HockeyBuzz.com, ESPNChicago.com and currently Hockey Independent.com. He has been a guest on hockey radio shows throughout North America.

Cimaglia is a passionate hockey enthusiast who displays a knowledgeable candid opinion in his writings. As a lifelong Chicago area resident his Blackhawk observations span many years. He blends a passion for hockey with a keen understanding of the game and the business aspects of the sport.

Al has been a professional securities trader since the early 1980’s as well as a credentialed member of the Chicago hockey media since 2006. Currently he resides in the Chicago suburbs with his wife and two sons.