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Jonathan Toews or Patrick Kane, Who Would You Choose?

Let’s play a game of “Who would you pick?” If forced to give a definitive answer, would you choose Jonathan Toews or Patrick Kane? Both have been instrumental in Chicago’s […]

Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews - Photo Credit:  Andy Martin Jr

Olympic Toll, Old Hat For Blackhawks

With the NHL season resuming in less than a week, the Chicago Blackhawks will be returning to a bleaker reality than they’ve grown accustomed to in the past. The time […]

by · February 22, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Olympics
The Blackhawks are undefeated in regulation with Patrick Sharp in the lineup. (Rob Grabowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Patrick Sharp’s Tough Luck In Sochi

Few people anticipated what has turned into the story of Patrick Sharp’s tough luck in Sochi. As Team Canada prepares to square off against Latvia in the men’s quarterfinals, the […]

by · February 19, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Olympics
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5 Burning Questions Facing the Blackhawks

With 10 members of the Chicago Blackhawks focused on winning Gold for their home countries, five questions facing the Blackhawks continue to linger. Whether they’re participating in Sochi, or taking […]

by · February 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
Why Patrick Sharp Will Be Canada’s ‘X Factor’ in Sochi

Why Patrick Sharp Will Be Canada’s ‘X Factor’ in Sochi

I love Patrick Sharp. The 32-year-old has emerged as a deadly prolific sniper in the NHL, helping the Chicago Blackhawks win two Stanley Cups in the last four years. Some […]

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Examining the Olympic Snub of Brent Seabrook

When it comes to being excluded, Claude Giroux can rest easy in knowing that he is not alone. That’s because Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook will have to live vicariously […]

by · February 11, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Olympics
Andrew Shaw is a gritty player, but he could find himself on the scoresheet on any given night - something that fantasy managers should consider if Shaw is available in their league. (Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports)

The Ironclad Intangibles of Andrew Shaw

In terms of intangibles, is there anyone in the NHL more underrated than Andrew Shaw? Although the Blackhawks boast 10 players who were selected to represent their countries in Sochi, […]

by · February 8, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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Blackhawks Acquire Potential Second Line Center

Similar to the Kris Versteeg deal that came out of nowhere in November, Stan Bowman was working the phones again Thursday. His efforts culminated in another trade, this time with […]

by · February 7, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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Can Brandon Saad Be the Next Marian Hossa?

Brandon Saad, the player who may well have been left off Team USA’s 2014 roster because T.J. Oshie has “that shootout move,” has had a terrific sophomore campaign to date. […]

by · February 6, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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Are Leaner Days Ahead For The Blackhawks?

Are leaner days ahead for the defending Stanley Cup Champions? Certainly, anyone could argue that all teams – good and bad, great and pitiful, experience adversity throughout a grueling 82-game […]

by · February 5, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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Patrick Kane and His Grandfather Serve As a Lesson for Hockey Fans

Last night’s Blackhawks 5-3 victory over the struggling Los Angeles Kings was about something more than just 2 points. Donald Kane, Patrick Kane’s grandfather, passed away before the game on […]

by · February 4, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
The Chicago Blackhawks captured their second Stanley Cup in four years. (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Chicago Blackhawks Face Major Impediment to Future Success

The present is unequivocally the best time to be a Blackhawks fan in the franchise’s 88-year existence. Fresh off a memorable playoff run and second Stanley Cup in four seasons, Chicago […]

by · February 4, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks