Post Tagged with: "Johnny Oduya"

Wilhelm Westlund plays a simple all-around game like Johnny Oduya. (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

Q & A with Johnny Oduya of the Chicago Blackhawks

The NHL is a business and often times fans and we in the media maybe overlook that a little bit. It’s as much of a business for the players as […]

by · December 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Will the Blackhawks Regret Trading Nick Leddy?

Will the Blackhawks Regret Trading Nick Leddy?

On Saturday afternoon, the Chicago Blackhawks traded defenseman Nick Leddy and goaltender Kent Simpson to the New York Islanders in exchange for defensemen T.J. Brennan and Ville Pokka, along with […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Johnny Oduya Looking to Keep Strong Play Going

Its mid-August and the off season is (finally) in its last leg before camps open in September and the regular season kicks off less than two months from now. For […]

by · August 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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 […]

Wilhelm Westlund plays a simple all-around game like Johnny Oduya. (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

Wilhelm Westlund – The Next Ones: NHL 2013 Draft Prospect Profile

Wilhelm Westlund THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 3/15/1995 Place of birth: Stockholm, Sweden Ht: 5’11″     Wt: 185 lbs Shoots: Left Position: D NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 Twitter: @WestlundWilhelm THW The Next Ones […]

by · June 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Entry Draft
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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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Q & A With New Jersey Devils Defenseman Andy Greene

Most defenseman, especially those used on a team’s first pair are usually drafted high in the NHL Draft, or just drafted period. That isn’t the case with New Jersey Devils […]

by · June 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils
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Stan Bowman’s Top Five Trades as Chicago Blackhawks GM – 2013 Edition

On July 14th, 2009, Stan Bowman was named the ninth General Manager in Chicago Blackhawks history. Nearly four years has passed since his inauguration into the GM position and he […]

by · February 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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TSN Ranks the NHL Central: Did They Get It Right?

As the preparations for the 2013 season get underway at arenas around the league, the scribes that cover the sport are also dusting off their predicting hats and gearing up […]

by · January 11, 2013 · 2 comments · Uncategorized
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Evaluating Chicago Blackhawks Defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson

After acquiring Oduya at the 2012 trade deadline, many people believe the writing is on the wall for Niklas Hjalmarsson.

by · January 10, 2013 · 1 comment · Chicago Blackhawks
Wilhelm Westlund plays a simple all-around game like Johnny Oduya. (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

Evaluating Blackhawks Defenseman Johnny Oduya

Prior to the lockout, I started doing player evaluations for Duncan Keith, Marian Hossa, Brent Seabrook, Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane, and Patrick Sharp. While the evaluations still remain valid, please […]

by · January 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Player Profiles
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Marian Hossa: Buyout Candidate?

It sounds crazy, but Marian Hossa could be one of two Chicago Blackhawks amnesty buyouts before the 2014-2015 season. It’s easy to argue against it: Hossa is clearly a fan […]

by · January 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, NHL Rumors