Post Tagged with: "Corey Crawford"

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Lundqvist Proves Doug Armstrong Right

Henrik Lundqvist has earned the money Ryan Miller demands From NHL, international, Olympic and even inline hockey success with Team Sweden in 2002, Henrik Lundqvist has one more hurdle to surmount […]

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Hockey News: Habs Stay Alive; Corey Crawford Controversy

As if his recent play hasn’t been bad enough, now it appears that Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford is in trouble for spraying a Kings fan with water. [Deadspin] Chicago has […]

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Hockey News: Islanders Sign Halak; Trading Nail Yakupov?

Goaltending is a problem for Les Canadiens. Only it’s not theirs. [Deadspin] Do the Habs actually have a shot at winning with Dustin Tokarski? For at least one night, yes. […]

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Lundqvist, Top Goalies Unfazed by Gear Reductions

The NHL perceives itself to have a marketing — or more accurately, penetration — issue, citing issues with success in non-traditional markets. The solution according to Bettman and company is […]

by · May 20, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Goaltending
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The Emotional Roller Coaster of Minnesota’s Stanley Cup Playoffs

The Minnesota Wild has taken their fans on a wild and emotional Roller Coaster in the first two series of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The wild’s second round series […]

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The Over/Under On Corey Crawford

Corey Crawford is the most divisive figure in Blackhawkland.  Some think he is vastly underrated, some think he receives a little too much credit.  I fall in the latter category, […]

by · May 5, 2014 · 12 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
A Tip or Two Away from Victory – Minnesota Wild Lose Game One

A Tip or Two Away from Victory – Minnesota Wild Lose Game One

For 53 minutes the Minnesota Wild skated step to step with Patrick Kane and the Marian Hossa. When the Blackhawks scored, the Wild countered. Actually, the Wild found themselves  down […]

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The Most Underrated Chicago Blackhawk

There is a bizarre notion that persists among some in the hockey world that, leading into any given playoff series, the Chicago Blackhawks have a weak point in net. Over […]

by · May 3, 2014 · 1 comment · Chicago Blackhawks
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Wild Need to Improve Power Play Against the Hawks

The Minnesota Wild launched their quest for revenge when the club began its second round playoff series against the Chicago Blackhawks. Last year, the clubs met in the first round where the […]

by · May 3, 2014 · 1 comment · Minnesota Wild
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Upset or Status Quo: Wild vs. Blackhawks Series Preview

With the Minnesota Wild defeating the Colorado Avalanche in overtime of Game 7, they now move on to face the Chicago Blackhawks for the right to represent the Central Division […]

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Hawks and Blues: Top Moments from a Great Series

The eye of the tiger. The fight of a champion. A killer instinct. No matter what you call it, the Chicago Blackhawks have it. Before the first round of the […]

by · April 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Blackhawks Vs. Blues: What Have We Learned So Far?

Not that much actually.  We already knew this was going to be a close, competitive series.  We also knew that the play would be particularly nasty.  Maybe not as nasty […]

by · April 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks