Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 2/21/13
Hansassian I’m not even quite sure what I watched when the Canucks took on the Hawks the other night. The Blackhawks came as advertised and dominated the game to an embarrassing degree. Cory Schneider‘s best game of his career kept the game close but this was a lopsided game. The ‘Hawks were pushing the puck through the neutral zone with ease and creating odd man rushes every other play. The Canucks took note of the storm ensuing around them and did the hockey equivalent of going down to the basement and hiding in a corner until the whole thing was over. And then somehow two late goals tied the game and the Canucks earned a point in a twist ending that fell just short of revealing that…that the Blackhawks have been dead for five years. Love ‘Em 1. A point! I haven’t done a lot of research into this question, but this game has to be one of the most unlikely earnings of a single point ever. The Canucks were not in this game, and they didn’t deserve a loser point based on the run of p...
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