Breaking: Former First-Round Pick of the Chicago Blackhawks diagnosed with cancer

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Former NHL star and head coach Eddie Olczyk has been diagnosed with cancer. 

Team physician Dr. Michael Terry confirmed that the former center underwent surgical operations last week and will undergo further treatments. 

John McDonough encourages fans to keep Olczyk in their thoughts, as he is a valuable member of the organization