Team Logo. The Tri-Cities Blackhawks were a team in the National Basketball Association. They were coached for one season by Hall-of-Fame coach Red Auerbach. In 1951 they moved to Wisconsin and became the Milwaukee Hawks. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Tri-Cities_Blackhawks?oldid=16884" Categories: Former NBA teams Teams in Illinois Teams in Moline Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.