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The Key to the Wild West: Strength Up the Middle

The NHL’s Western Conference is one where any number of teams can say they have a chance to win it. Although to do so for any team will be a […]

by · October 24, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Blackhawks Trigger Happy Attitude: Good or Bad?

Blackhawks Trigger Happy Attitude: Good or Bad?

Four games into the season, the Chicago Blackhawks haven’t been overwhelmingly impressive despite their 3-0-1 record. Their only regulation win was against the Sabres pee-wee team, but they managed to beat […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews - Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr

Can Jonathan Toews Bring Home the Hart?

Jonathan Toews already has plenty of hardware and achievements to his name. Nobody in NHL history has played less games before becoming a captain than Toews did. At just 26-years-old, […]

by · October 9, 2014 · 1 comment · Chicago Blackhawks
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Joe Thornton Is Better than Your Favorite Player

The (apparently) former Sharks captain Joe Thornton is 17th overall in the NHL when it comes to playoff points per game since the 2012 postseason. Thornton’s 18 points in 23 […]

by · September 13, 2014 · 7 comments · Player Profiles, San Jose Sharks
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Tape2Tape: Is Sidney Crosby the Best Franchise Player?

He won the Rocket Richard Trophy in 2010. In 2007 and 2014, he took home the Art Ross as the NHL’s leading scorer. But is Penguins captain Sidney Crosby still […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 2 comments · News/Commentary
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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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5 Reasons to Embrace Blackhawks Bandwagon Fans

It’s summer 2010, and I’ve taken my seat at the back of a conference room in the bowels of the Hilton Chicago for an upcoming Q&A session with Jonathan Toews […]

by · September 3, 2014 · 1 comment · Chicago Blackhawks
Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews - Photo Credit:  Andy Martin Jr

Top 5 Forward Lineups Entering the 2015 NHL Season

When discussing the best forward lineups in the NHL we are talking about the best composition of twelve forwards on NHL teams. There are two qualities that we must take […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 7 comments · Top 10 Lists
Toews-Kane Aren’t NHL’s Most Dynamic Duo

Toews-Kane Aren’t NHL’s Most Dynamic Duo

#170888355 / gettyimages.com After Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane inked matching $84 million dollar extensions last month, some pundits seemed ready to anoint them as the NHL’s top forward pairing: […]

by · August 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Advanced Stats, News/Commentary
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Is The NHL Repeating Previous Contract Mistakes?

This off-season thus far has seen a lot of activity in the NHL. New rising stars have been drafted, trades have been made in hopes of improving teams, and free […]

by · July 18, 2014 · 5 comments · News/Commentary
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Blackhawks Sign Toews and Kane to Extensions

Wednesday afternoon, Blackhawks fans finally got the news they have been expecting all offseason. The team announced duel eight-year, $84 million contract extensions for captain Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane. […]

by · July 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Panic in Blackhawk Land: End of an Era?

The Chicago Blackhawks have locked up Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane to identical eight-year contracts worth $84 million. After it was reported several weeks ago that the two were looking […]

by · July 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks