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Hockey News: Crawford Contract; Ovechkin and the KHL

Somebody needs to tell Nazem Kadri that playing well for half a season doesn’t make you worth $5.5 million dollars. [Sporting News] Kadri isn’t the only RFA the Leafs can’t […]

by · September 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
Roberto Luongo was the starter in 2010, will he retain his spot in 2014?

No Clear Favourite in Goal for Team Canada

With the Canadian Olympic orientation camp underway in Calgary this week, there is the natural predictions and guesswork on which players will make the final cut, which ones are too young and […]

by · August 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics
The Pittsburgh Penguins Must Buy the Chicago Blackhawks’ Blueprint

The Pittsburgh Penguins Must Buy the Chicago Blackhawks’ Blueprint

While the Chicago Blackhawks capturing the 2013 Stanley Cup, their second in four years, is no surprise to anyone, the Pittsburgh Penguins were the odds on favorite. The Pens fell […]

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The Beauty of the Stanley Cup Final

It’s no surprise that this Stanley Cup Final is playing out the exact stereotype of what hockey is all about. It’s a battle; a game of chances defined by who wants it more and who is willing to sacrifice the most for a win. The 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Final has seen four games; three of which have gone to overtime, with the other game ending up a nail-biter. There have been battles resulting in wins, losses, and even some scars.

The ugliness is the sport at its finest, and after almost four months without a game of professional hockey, it’s a perfect ending to a truncated season.

by · June 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks, Uncategorized
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A Running Diary of Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final

By Mike Miccoli I woke this morning with “Chelsea Dagger” stuck in my head. I suppose this might be a bad omen because I can’t remember ever waking up humming […]

by · June 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks
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Tuukka Rask In Line For Some Serious Hardware

Written by Ian C McLaren, Lead Boston Bruins Writer There seems to be a bit of a trend developing over the course of recent NHL playoff seasons, and, if the […]

by · June 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, NHL Goaltending
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Corey Crawford Has Put The Kings On The Brink of Elimination

Most Blackhawks fans won’t admit it’s true. The team themselves knows it’s true. The Chicago Blackhawks would be sitting at home right now if it wasn’t for the heroics of […]

by · June 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Los Angeles Kings, NHL Goaltending
Antti Raanta will have a lot of interest from NHL teams (Photo: Anna Ahola)

Blackhawks Ink Finnish MVP Antti Raanta

According to Juha Hiitela of Urheilusanomat, the Chicago Blackhawks have signed Finnish goaltender Antti Raanta to a one year entry-level deal. Raanta, 24, led the SM-liiga in save percentage (0.943 SV%, third […]

by · June 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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Blackhawks Clicking On All Cylinders Thus Far Vs. Kings

The Chicago Blackhawks have a 2-0 lead over the defending Stanley Cup Champion Los Angeles Kings. You might be asking yourself how that happened. A number of things took place […]

by · June 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Los Angeles Kings
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Which Wind Prevails: Category 5 Matchups to Decide Kings vs. Hawks

On the eve of the Western Conference Finals, here are five major match-ups to watch which will swing this “pick ‘em” contest between the Los Angeles Kings and Chicago Blackhawks. […]

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Facts Every Blackhawks Fan Should Know Before Game Seven

Here are a few fun facts to know before the Chicago Blackhawks take on the Detroit Red Wings in game seven of the Western Conference Semi-finals. Some include random facts, […]

by · May 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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Playoff Preview: Chicago Blackhawks – Detroit Red Wings

It is official, with Detroit’s gutsy Game 7 performance it sets up a Blackhawks vs. Red Wings second round matchup. This is the final season that these two storied franchises […]

by · May 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks