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First Round Predictions for the Western Conference

First Round Predictions for the Western Conference

Check out my Eastern Conference predictions here. The first round of the Western Conference Stanley Cup Playoffs will be nothing short of spectacular.  We’ll see matchups that, in terms of […]

by · April 16, 2014 · 1 comment · Previews and Predictions
The 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Who Will be the Best in the West?

Today I’ll skip all of the pomp and circumstance of an introduction to The Stanley Cup Playoffs (but if you’d like to see it one more time, check out my […]

A healthy Sidney Crosby is a nightmare for 29 other NHL teams. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Hockey News: 100 Points for Crosby; Murray Hearing

Here are your three finalists for the 2014 Hobey Baker award. [The Hockey Guys] Paul Bissonnette vs. Mike Milbury. [Beyond the Benches] Sidney Crosby became the first player in the […]

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Strange Condition: UC Not the Same Without Toews and Kane

Thursday night at the United Center is going to be strange.  There will be no #19.  There will be no #88.  The last time Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane were […]

by · April 3, 2014 · 2 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Was Brooks Orpik's hit on Jonathan Toews legal? (Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports)

Is Brooks Orpik a Dirty Player?

Is Brooks Orpik a dirty player? Mike Milbury certainly thinks so. After Orpik lit up Jonathan Toews Sunday night, Milbury went on another biased tirade against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Milbury called out, and […]

by · April 1, 2014 · 7 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Brooks Orpik (Candice Ward-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Orpik Hit on Toews; Ted Nolan Contract Extension

Last night Brooks Orpik laid a big hit on Jonathan Toews that forced the Hawks captain to leave the game. Had it not been a star player, no one would […]

by · March 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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The Importance of Jonathan Toews

Jonathan Toews gets a lot of press, some if it occasionally going a bit over the top. Such hyperbole, however, is in itself a representation of the elite level Chicago’s […]

by · March 14, 2014 · 4 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Jonathan Toews, World’s Best Hockey Player?

Jonathan Toews, World’s Best Hockey Player?

It has become a forgone conclusion that Pittsburgh’s Sidney Crosby is the best player in the world. From media outlets to social circles, it seems as if anyone who appears […]

by · March 8, 2014 · 39 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Video: Chicago Blackhawks’ Top 5 Plays of 2013-14

The 82-game NHL season sometimes seems like it will go on ad infinitum. Players often describe it as a “battle” and a “slog,” like trying to run through a mile-long […]

Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews - Photo Credit:  Andy Martin Jr

Blackhawks vs. Penguins Stadium Series: Three Major Storylines

The Chicago Blackhawks and Pittsburgh Penguins squaring off on Saturday night will mark the final iteration of the NHL’s 2014 Stadium Series, and constitutes perhaps the most intriguing outdoor matchup […]

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Jonathan Toews Or Patrick Kane, Who Would You Choose?

Let’s play a game of “Who would you pick?” If forced to give a definitive answer, would you choose Jonathan Toews or Patrick Kane? Both have been instrumental in Chicago’s […]

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Will Underdog Status Be An Advantage For Team Canada?

If you’re the American hockey team at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, you’re probably feeling pretty good right now. After all, the USA breezed through the preliminary round with relative […]