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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 left wing Bryan Bickell - Photo Credit:  Andy Martin Jr

The Bickell Contract: Albatross or Blessing In Disguise?

One of the surest ways for a professional athlete to secure a big payday is a great postseason run.  Over-zealous GMs with money to burn often mistake a few weeks […]

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With No Second-Line Center, Do the Blackhawks Stand-Pat?

  The Blackhawks have spent close to a year trying to find a second line center and it’s unlikely they will find one with just hours left to go in […]

Ryan Kesler? {Photo: Brian Poulsen - Flickr}

Ryan Kesler – Perfect Fit For Blackhawks?

The St. Louis Blues served loud notice to the Blackhawks with their acquiring of Goalie Ryan Miller from the Sabres last Friday.  The Blues are all in this year, and […]

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Generating Profit and Determining a Team’s Fate

Depending on who you ask, playing a regular season NHL game outdoors is blasphemy, while others feel hockey has always been an outdoor sport – so it’s no big deal. […]

Buchnevich has the offensive skill like Patrick Kane. (Warren Wimmer/Icon SMI)

Can Chicago Blackhawks Star Patrick Kane break out of his slump?

After hoisting Lord Stanley’s mug in 2013, Patrick Kane has had a rocky-start to 2014. Last year’s Conn Smythe Trophy winner has seen his stats drop after the New Year […]

by · March 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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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Chicago Blackhawks Struggling to Find a Second-line Centre

The current Chicago Blackhawks team has been referred to as a dynasty, although they are dealing with a gaping hole in their lineup that could prevent them from becoming one. […]

by · February 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Are The Blackhawks Western Conference Favorites?

Are The Blackhawks Western Conference Favorites?

If the NHL were a playground, the Western Conference would be the pack of bullies who steals your lunch money and dignity. Going into the Olympic break, consider the Western […]

by · February 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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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 […]

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

Olympic Toll, Old Hat For Blackhawks

With the NHL season resuming in less than a week, the Chicago Blackhawks will be returning to a bleaker reality than they’ve grown accustomed to in the past. The time […]

by · February 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks, Olympics