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Andrew Shaw and Bryan Bickell had three point nights as the Blackhawks dominated the Washington Capitals. The Hawks defense in the first period was overwhelming, not allowing a shot on Corey Crawford for over 16 minutes to open the contest. … Continue reading →
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Earlier in the season, Andrew Shaw became a social media phenomenon in Chicago. But a subsequent trip to Rockford showed that the organization wasn’t tying their lineup to Twitter’s trending topics. However, since being recalled, Shaw has continued to make … Continue reading →
The Chicago Blackhawks are playing “fun hockey.”
That’s what Patrick Kane called it at least, after their 5-2 over the Washington Capitals.
With one goal and a team-leading five shots, why wouldn’t it be fun?
But more importantly, in between all the fun, is still the long-lasting question: Who’s your goalie?
After starting on the bench for the sixth straight...
The Chicago Blackhawks have agreed to terms with forward Terry Broadhurst, 23, on a two-year contract. A native of Orland Park, Broadhurst was the captain at the University of Nebraska-Omaha as a junior, where he scored 16 goals and added 20 assists in 38 … Continue reading →
A little more than a week ago, an article entitled “The Washington Capitals — Hanging By A Thread” chronicled half a dozen reasons why the Capitals playoff chances were fading quickly. Since that date, there’s been little, if any reason, to change that opinion. There are certainly those who will argue that over the period since the 9th of March, the Capitals have a 3...
Every March the spectacle that is March Madness takes over and seeps into nearly every imaginable facet of life. Hockey is no exception. Over the past few days we have seen numerous NHL players unveil their brackets. In typical form, Alex Ovechkin's is the most memorable as well as the most fun to analyze.
The D.C. Sports Blog unveiled Ovechkin's selections which culminate...
Alexander Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals produced some of their best hockey of the season.
The Detroit Red Wings seem to be at their worst these days.
Ovechkin scored twice and the Washington Capitals held on for a 5-3 win Monday night over the injury-plagued Red Wings, who lost their fifth straight.
The Capitals led 3-0 after the first 20 minutes.
''That was probably...
During the final month of the 2011-12 regular season, we’ve partnered with our friends at Triumph Books to offer an incredible opportunity to Blackhawks fans. We’re going to be giving away four (4) signed copies of Hall of Fame Blackhawks … Continue reading →
This is absolutely amazing. The Capitals played the Jets last night in Winnipeg and lost 3-2. With a few minutes left in the game the fans started a pretty solid ‘Crosby’s better’ chant, no doubt aimed for Alex Ovechkin. Pretty funny and amazing for another team’s fans to chant something like this. Check is out below.
Look, we all need to hit the road sometimes. Whether it is business, holidays, or a simple getaway, we all are forced to leave the comfy confines of our home at some point. The Washington Capitals know this better than anyone, as they find themselves on the road quite a bit. Always the considerate bunch, they have decided to help out in the designing of some equipment that...
The Washington Capitals were utterly outclassed by a superior hockey team on Sunday night, beaten down by a 5-2 score inside the Madhouse on Madison. The Caps trailed 2-0 after only seven minutes and never recovered. They got goals from Alex Ovechkin and Mike Knuble to make it a tad more interesting in the second period, but by that time, the game was for the most part over...
In a potential playoff preview between the Blackhawks and Stars, who would have thought the game-winning goal would be scored 102 seconds into the contest. The Blackhawks extended their record to 6-1-1 since the trade deadline, and the key players … Continue reading →
Until their most recent game, the Washington Capitals were making strides toward a fifth consecutive playoff berth.
To rebound with a win Sunday night, the Capitals will have to get past a Chicago Blackhawks team that's had considerable success lately despite the absence of captain Jonathan Toews.
Washington (36-29-6) had won four in a row and a season-high three straight on...
Dave Bolland and Patrick Sharp scored in the game's first two minutes, Corey Crawford made 21 saves, and the surging Chicago Blackhawks beat the Dallas Stars 4-1 on Friday night.
Bolland's 18th goal of the season came 10 seconds in, and Sharp made it 2-0 at 1:42 with his 27th.
Sharp and Marian Hossa added goals in the opening two minutes of the third period to put the game...
NEW YORK (March 19, 2012) – Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov, Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford and Nashville Predators right wing Martin Erat have been named the NHL’s ‘Three Stars’ for the week ending March 18.Continue reading "Stars Of The Week"