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Blackhawks Win By Losing

Blackhawks Win By Losing

Only a week ago the Blackhawks were the greatest team to lace up skates and there was no doubt the Western Conference was theirs for the taking. Now comes a rough weekend of two consecutive losses and the distraction of a record run ended. It’s not simply that they lost, it’s that they lost by giving up 12 goals over […]

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Will be quite the foe for Chicago this weekend

Hawks open at Champs on National Stage

On Saturday the NHL reopens for business and the Chicago Blackhawks will be highlighted on NBC as they go up against the defending Stanley Cup Champions. This game is loaded with stars, the biggest of whom is Jonathan Quick who was lights out in the playoffs last year as he dispatched the top 3 seeds in the Western Conference before […]

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Blackhawks Lose In Tragic Overtime

Blackhawks Lose In Tragic Overtime

Blackhawks loose a heartbreaking game Tuesday 2-1 in overtime to the No.1 Vancouver Canucks. It was a tough fight for Chicago getting the ending they were not hoping for. “It’s tough to lose that one, we had a lot of momentum going into OT,” Crawford said. “I don’t think anyone would have believed we’d climb back into a Game 7 — and it could have just as easily gone our way. It was a great battle by our team, other than that, I don’t know what to say.”

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Blackhawks Can’t Hear Fat Lady

Blackhawks Can’t Hear Fat Lady

Before Thursday and Tuesday it did not look so good for the Blackhawks who were trailing the Canucks 3-0 in the first round playoff match up. Chicago was on their last leg but there is a whole new view on this series now at 3-2 and going back to Vancouver to play the sixth game on Sunday night. “After three games, you would have thought that we were in their heads,”Canuck’s Roberto Luongo said. “Now all of a sudden it’s 3-2 and people suggest the opposite.”

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Blackhawks Get Three Points In Two Games

Blackhawks Get Three Points In Two Games

The Blackhawks have taken their last two games into overtime. They lost the first but won the second, giving them three points for their extended play. Chicago has two games left, both against their much hated rivals the Detroit Red Wings. Friday’s game being played in Motown and Sunday’s game being played at the Madhouse on Madison. Patrick Sharp graced the United Center with his presence coming back from an injury. Chicago has been waiting in anticipation for Sharp one of their leading scorers to get back on the ice.

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Blackhawks One Point Away From Postseason

Blackhawks One Point Away From Postseason

Blackhawks inch a little bit closer to the postseason winning in Detroit against rival Red Wings. Chicago has one last game on Sunday to determine if they will attempt to make another run for the cup this year once again going against Detroit. “It was an important game and you could sense it was a different type of approach going into the game,” Hawks coach Joel Quenneville said. “It just seems like the urgency was in the guys’ faces and the first shift exemplified that.”

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Blackhawks Are In

Blackhawks Are In

“We knew going into this one it could be one of the toughest games of the year, and we had one of our worst performances” Chicago’s Captain Jonathan Toews said after the loss to Detroit on Sunday. What should the Blackhawks get Minnesota in return for the gift they gave Chicago Sunday? The Blackhawks ended up loosing their chance of making it in on their own to rival Detroit Red Wings. Only to have Minnesota defeating the Dallas Stars to lock Chicago into the eighth and final seed for the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs for the third straight year.

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Blackhawks find “antidote” against Antti Niemi
Blackhawks and captain “Don’t Toews Me Bro” make it six straight

Blackhawks and captain “Don’t Toews Me Bro” make it six straight

“We’ve been doing a great job of taking it one game at a time, especially coming back from the All-Star break. It’s been since then that we’ve gradually gotten better every night.”–Jonathan Toews

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Hawk’s Captain Inspires Team To 5-3 Win After Disapointing First

Hawk’s Captain Inspires Team To 5-3 Win After Disapointing First

Blackhawk’s rookie netminder Corey Crawford gets his twentieth win. “That’s the hardest we’ve seen a team come at us in the first period,” Crawford said about the Blues. “We were able to just shrug it off and get back to our game in the second. That game gives us a lot of confidence.”

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