Post Tagged with: "Corey Crawford"

Scott Darling (Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports)

Oh! Darling, Should the Blackhawks Believe You?

(For optimal reading experience, please press play before proceeding with the article) On Tuesday night, little-known goaltender Scott Darling surrendered one goal in a loss to the Ducks, posting his second […]

by · October 29, 2014 · 4 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Corey Crawford (Blackhawks) in goal vs the NY Islanders 1/9/11  (picture by Cheryl Adams/HockeyBroad)

Blackhawks’ Crawford More Focused, Stronger In Net

The Chicago-Nashville game Saturday might have crowned Blackhawks Captain Jonathan Toews the star of the evening with his beauty of a goal with 1:34 left in overtime, but Corey Crawford’s […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Brian Elliott leads the Blues with 15 wins and 5 shutouts this season. (Bob Frid/Icon SMI)

Relax Blues Fans-You Don’t Need a Great Goalie to Win

It started right off the bat after the opening night loss to the New York Rangers: people counting down the games until Brian Elliott is replaced. This happens every year, so […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 1 comment · NHL Goaltending, St Louis Blues
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30 Players 30 Teams: The Undervalued and Overlooked

At one time or another you may have found yourself watching a hockey game when a player who you had completely forgotten about captures your eye. Perhaps he is a […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Previews and Predictions
Do we see one of these in 2015? (Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Night at the Improv: Chicago Blackhawks Q&A

Let’s have a good laugh everyone! It was perfect to start the Western Conference with the Chicago Blackhawks. For the next couple weeks, we will crisscross the Central Division.  Thanks to […]

by · September 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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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 […]

Chicago Blackhawks Corey Crawford - Photo Credit:  Andy Martin Jr

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 […]

Nail Yakupov (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

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
Erik Haula (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

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 […]