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1. WHERE CHICAGO SITS IN THE EAST
Chicago is on fire. 8-1-1 in the last ten games.
GIF that sums it up:
2. WHAT PREVIOUS OPPONENT FANBLOGS SAID:
via FlamesNation on the Hawks 4-2 win over the Flames:
It was exactly the type of start the home side wanted, as Chicago controlled the play right from the very get go, save a giveaway that lead to a Lee Stempniak chance early. Ray Emery was good on the save and the Hawks would open the scoring at 9:23 of the first period, as the Flames got a little mixed up in their own end. Jamal Mayers would eventually find a wide open Steve Montador at the right point who would hammer home his fifth of the season. Scoring chances finished 6-2 Chicago after one period. Also notable in the first, Rene Bourque delivered a check from behind to Brent Seabrook, drawing a five minute major and a game miscond...
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Marian Hossa had a goal and an assist, and Chicago's Joel Quenneville became the 10th coach to earn 600 NHL victories as the Blackhawks beat the Calgary Flames 4-2 on Sunday night for their fifth straight win.
Steve Montador, Niklas Hjalmarsson and Patrick Kane also scored for the Blackhawks, who got 22 saves from Ray Emery.
Chicago vaulted past Minnesota into first place in...
The Chicago Blackhawks placed left wing Daniel Carcillo on injured reserve Wednesday due to an upper-body injury.
Carcillo has been sidelined for the past three games, although Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville said he was getting better.
He has two goals and seven assists in 26 games. He also leads the team with 60 penalty minutes.
Chicago recalled Brandon Pirri from Rockford...
from Chris Kuc of the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook will be in the lineup when the team faces the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday night at CONSOL Energy Center.
Seabrook was injured during Sunday night’s 4-2 victory over the Calgary Flames when he was hit illegally from behind by Rene Bourque and crashed face-first into the boards. After a few moments...
Welcome to Center Ice Chat’s irregular series, Top 5, in which we look at the top 5 performances of players throughout the league. In this edition, we look at the top 5 players among the NHL who are leading the way on the front line and in harms way by blocking shots.
Niklas Kronwall rounds the top five in blocked shots with 83 so far this season.
5. Niklas Kronwall...
The Chicago Blackhawks have recalled forward Brandon Pirri from the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs, and placed forward Daniel Carcillo on...
2011-12 Game 34
Chicago Blackhawks (21-8-4, 46 points) at Pittsburgh Penguins (18-11-4, 40 points)
That's a nice patch. Hossa is still one of the best in the NHL when he can stay healthy.
Why does it matter?
This is the first trip to Consol by the Blackhawks. They're also red hot right now, with a 9-1-1 record in their past 11 games...
Chicago Blackhaws (21-8-4) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (18-11-4)
TV: Versus, TSN2
CONSOL Energy Center - Pittsburgh, PA
Games against the Blackhawks are always fun. Of course, games against the Blackhawks also mean that the Penguins won't have a full roster, which is obviously the case once again. Craig Adams and Jordan Staal skated this...
By all accounts, Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook was feeling much better when his teammates met him after they defeated the Calgary Flames 4-2 on Sunday.
Marian Hossa tallied a goal and an assist as the Chicago Blackhawks took a 4-2 victory over the Calgary Flames at United Center.
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Monday night, an incident occurred: One day after a game between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Calgary Flames in which Rene Bourque hit Brent Seabrook from behind, Brendan Shahanan made a video explaining his...