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With the best record in the league, the Chicago Blackhawks will rightfully get a lot of attention when the NHL hands out their annual awards this summer. Over the next few days, we’re going to look at how the Hawks … Continue reading →The post 2013 NHL Awards: Selke to Chicago? appeared first on Committed Indians.
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TSN released the results of a poll of NHL coaches, and the results showed a lot of respect for what the Blackhawks are accomplishing this season from their rivals. In the survey, 13 Western Conference coaches were asked to pick … Continue reading →The post TSN Coaches Poll: Western Conference Coaches Show Blackhawks Respect appeared first on Committed Indians.
On Monday we kicked off our series looking at the potential of Blackhawks players bringing home hardware at the 2013 NHL Awards. In the first installment, we made the case for Jonathan Toews to win the Frank J. Selke Trophy … Continue reading →The post 2013 NHL Awards: Blackhawks Byng? appeared first on Committed Indians.
Last season Chicago Blackhawks fans saw both Corey Crawford and Ray Emery struggle from time to time, not making the big saves when they needed to. Also, last season came to a devastatingly short end when Corey Crawford let in a very soft overtime goal that knocked the Blackhawks out of the playoffs early for the second straight year; after winning the Cup in 2010.
Both teams brought a five-game winning streak into the United Center on Monday night. But a dominant third period extended the Blackhawks streak, and pushed the Stars to the brink of an early summer. Offense came from all over the … Continue reading →The post Blackhawks Silence Stars, Streak Continues appeared first on Committed Indians.
According to a report on TSN on Monday night, the Blackhawks will host the Pittsburgh Penguins at Soldier Field on March 1, 2014. TSN is reporting the NHL will have a series of outdoor games next season, starting with the … Continue reading →The post REPORT: Blackhawks To Host Penguins At Soldier Field appeared first on Committed Indians.
As I watched last Friday’s Chicago Blackhawks game against the Detroit Red Wings, I realized I was watching the last time the two historic franchises will play each other on a regular basis. A wave of sadness came over me. The first thing I learned about from my Dad when he took me to my first ever Blackhawks game was the rivalry between the ‘Hawks and the Detroit Red Wings....
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago's Andrew Shaw, Niklas Hjalmarsson and Marian Hossa scored in the third period after Dallas rallied to tie it, and the Blackhawks went on to beat the Stars 5-2 on Monday night for their sixth straight win.
Jonathan Toews netted his team-leading 21st goal, and Viktor Stalberg also scored for NHL-leading Chicago, which has points in nine consecutive games...
As the Blackhawks continue to look futile with a man advantage, the importance of special teams play when trying to win a Stanley Cup has come into focus for Chicago. Could the Hawks’ achilles heel – a miserable powerplay – … Continue reading →The post Will Power(less) Play Kill the Blackhawks? appeared first on Committed Indians.
First off, we love the idea of multiple outdoor games next season. We love that LA is getting a game. We love that Canada is finally getting an outdoor game post-Winter Classic. We love all of it. People are worried about the NHL cheapening the outdoor game. We're not too worried about it. All the games will sell out. All the games will most likely be on NBC. The NHL will make...
Because you can't have an outdoor game without involving the Pittsburgh Penguins....
Pic via Lawrence Dushenski at TSN.
It looks like the NHL is going to announce their latest money grab a Stadium Series consisting of five outdoor games for next season.
More soon. (Or maybe, more right before this. Oops!)
Anyway, it looks like the Pens will face the Chicago...
The underdog Dallas Stars put up a valiant fight against the NHL-leading Chicago Blackhawks last night. There was no questioning the heart and effort Dallas displayed. In the end, however, the Stars were simply overmatched by a better and considerably deeper team. Chicago had most of the territorial advantage in the game.
Jamie Benn, who had not scored a goal in seven games and...