Charlie 'The Big Bomber' Conacher.

TML Captains: Charlie Conacher 1937-38

TML Captains is a series that profiles the men who ‘wore the C’ for one of the NHL’s charter franchises. Previously featured were Bert Corbeau and Hap Day. Charles William […]

by · March 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Detroit Red Wings, Hockey History, Toronto Maple Leafs
Andrew Shaw Turning Heads as Blackhawks Continue Charge Towards Playoffs

Andrew Shaw Turning Heads as Blackhawks Continue Charge Towards Playoffs

When first called up to the NHL the Chicago Blackhawks prospect Andrew Shaw turned heads as he scored five goals in his first eight games including a goal in his […]

by · March 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Uncategorized
Captain Dustin Brown leads the Kings with 2 power play goals in the playoffs (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

Analyzing the Western Conference Playoff Bubble

One of the biggest buzz words of the post-lockout NHL is “parity”, and a quick look at the playoff races in either conference reveals why. With mere weeks to play […]

Blackhawks sign Carcillo to new 2-year contact; and ready for the playoff stretch

Blackhawks sign Carcillo to new 2-year contact; and ready for the playoff stretch

The Blackhawks kicked off Monday morning by announcing they had re-signed gritty winger Daniel Carcillo to a 2-year contract at $825,000 per year. Despite Carcillo’s injury and suspension taken in […]

McDonald was the Blues' leading scorer in 2009-10 with 57 points (Icon SMI)

Fantasy Hockey Panel: All-Purpose Playoff Pickups

With the fantasy hockey playoffs rapidly approaching, fantasy managers have limited time to snag a piece that might greatly impact their playoff run. For the next couple of weeks, Fred […]

Mike Richards posted 32 points this season (Photo by Bridget Samuels).

Kings Play Strong And Hang On

This weekend in Hollywood, the movie “John Carter” was a bust at the box office.  As for Hollywood’s hockey team, the Los Angeles Kings, their newest star attraction, Jeff Carter […]

by · March 11, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Los Angeles Kings
Rick Nash (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Fantasy Chutes And Ladders: Post Trade Deadline Mashup

This trade deadline should almost be called the deadline that nearly went according to the script. Only 16 trades were made today and that was just in our target range […]

Breaking Bad: Dissecting the Chicago Blackhawks Trade Rumors

Breaking Bad: Dissecting the Chicago Blackhawks Trade Rumors

As we enter the final 24  hours before the trade deadline we as hockey fans now know it is the season of rumors, sources and hatred of the anonymous hockey […]

Dustin Brown (Dinur/Flickr)

Kings Play Like “Dust Busters”

After the Los Angeles Kings and Columbus Blue Jackets swapped Jack Johnson and Jeff Carter, many wondered if the next big name to go would be Dustin Brown or Rick […]

by · February 26, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Los Angeles Kings
The face of the franchise, Rick Nash (Dave Gainer/THW)

NHL Rumors Galore: Deadline Edition Part 1

With only about 72 hours before the February 27 NHL trade deadline, rumors are swirling all over the Internet, and especially on Twitter, as fake insiders try to get the […]

Top Ten Prospects That May Be Trade Bait Heading Into NHL Trade Deadline Day

Top Ten Prospects That May Be Trade Bait Heading Into NHL Trade Deadline Day

Just as the title suggests, this is a list, in no particular order, of prospects that could prove to be valuable commodities leading up to the NHL trade deadline. GMs […]

Blackhawks: Celebrate “Hockey Day In America”

Blackhawks: Celebrate “Hockey Day In America”

CHICAGO — The Blackhawks celebrated “Hockey Day in America” with a 3-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues winning their third game since breaking a nine-game losing streak against the […]

by · February 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, St Louis Blues