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Leafs Must Avoid Sharp-ening Roster

Just days following the previous two occasions the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup, the Maple Leafs have pulled the same reactionary move: trading for one of the team’s forwards […]

by · June 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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3 Stars of Stanley Cup Final Game 5

One of the things that stood out to me about hockey when I was younger was the “Three Stars of the Game” after each game. It was, different, like everything […]

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Blackhawks Depth Carrying Offensive Weight

It has been an interesting season full of inconsistencies for the Chicago Blackhawks. Having just clinched a playoff spot, it’s very hard to say that this season has been a […]

by · April 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Crucial Calls: Versteeg’s Out, Teravainen’s In

Even if the news about a player getting injured is bad for the fans, it’s one of the best things for prospects to hear that are wanting to finally get […]

by · January 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Keeping Brad Richards Healthy Key to Chicago Blackhawks Holiday Hopes

View image | gettyimages.com When the Chicago Blackhawks signed Brad Richards to a one-year deal on July 1, 2014, they filled a long-needed position on the team; the role of […]

by · December 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks, Injury Report
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Hockey News: Malkin Fights Phaneuf; Hartnell Returns

Rick Jeanneret is set to make his return to the Sabres broadcast booth. [Puck Daddy] Martin Hanzal was so hot last night. [Leader Post] Sidney Crosby has Connor McDavid’s back. […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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5 Blackhawks Questions – Round 2 – Brad Richards, Roster Surprises, Analytics and More

In this, our second installment of Blackhawks Cross Talk,The Hockey Writers scribes Steve Sobel and Michael Szwaja discuss Brad Richards, roster surprises and more. Got a question you’d like to hear […]

by · November 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Stan Bowman Faces Familiar Challenge

Columbia, MO (July 6, 2014) – Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman always seems to have cap troubles on his mind during the offseason. After capturing the Stanley Cup in 2010, […]

by · July 6, 2014 · 2 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Do the Blackhawks Possess This Key Trait of Past Championship Teams?

Quality beyond merely the top two forward lines has been a stable trait of every Stanley Cup champion since the 2004-05 NHL lockout. The Pittsburgh Penguins in 2008-09 are the […]

by · March 19, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
Kris Versteeg has adjusted well in his return to the Chicago Blackhawks. (Icon SMI)

Fantasy Hockey: Five Notable Wingers Under 20% Owned

Over the last couple of weeks, certain lesser-owned fantasy players have begun to heat up. While some fantasy managers might be a bit surprised to see such players performing at […]

by · December 17, 2013 · 2 comments · Fantasy
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30 Teams, 30 Words: Nov.11-17 Roundup

Welcome to 30 Teams, 30 Words! This weekly article will briefly cover one news story from every team in the league – no more endless searching around the web for […]

by · November 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News
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Blackhawks Look Poised to Repeat; Acquire Versteeg

The Chicago Blackhawks opened up the season as favorites to win the Stanley Cup for the second year in a row and it’s easy to see why. Jonathan Towes is […]