Found March 02, 2012 on Fox Sports:
Chicago Blackhawks: Losers The Blackhawks made one addition on deadline day when they acquired defenseman Johnny Oduya from the Winnipeg Jets for a second- and a third-round pick in 2013. Chicago's goaltending has been inconsistent at best for a majority of this season. The lack of an addition means Ray Emery and Corey Crawford will be battling to be the one who takes the reigns for the Blackhawks as they head toward the playoffs. If neither one settles into a rhythm, it could be another first-round exit this year. Columbus Blue Jackets: Losers After landing in Columbus in an offseason trade from Philadelphia, Jeff Carter never seemed comfortable with the Blue Jackets and his injury-marred time in Columbus ended when he was sent to Los Angeles for defenseman Jack Johnson and a conditional first-round pick. The Blue Jackets also sent forward Sami Pahlsson to Vancouver before the deadline. What Columbus did not do was trade captain Rick Nash, and shortly after the deadline p...

Emery Returns To Ottawa

from Ian Mendes of Sportsnet, Since the Senators bought out his contract in the summer of 2008, Ray Emery has not returned to Scotiabank Place to play a game. However, that should change on Friday night, as Emery will likely get the start in goal for the Chicago Blackhawks. It will be interesting to see the reaction Emery receives from the crowd, as he was one of the most polarizing...

Ray Emery, Defense Dominate Sens

After a comeback win against the Leafs that ultimately cost Ron Wilson the coaching job in Toronto on Wednesday night, the Blackhawks played a fantastic defensive game against the Ottawa Senators on Friday to earn two big points. And no Blackhawks … Continue reading →

Rick Nash Deal Would Have Made No Sense for Rangers, Who Are Already Stanley Cup Contenders (Video)

The juiciest trade rumors leading up to this year's NHL trade deadline involved Columbus forward Rick Nash, who surely would have provided plenty of scoring punch to a team in need of offense. Nash didn't end up getting dealt, but among the teams rumored to be interested in the former 40-goal scorer were the New York Rangers. This was a scary thought considering how good...

Columbus Blue Jackets’ Rick Nash may still be trade bait this summer

The Columbus Blue Jackets’ Rick Nash has been vocal about his decision to ask for a trade. His excuse, he says, is to help his career-long team get stronger, not to further his own career. He may be right, says USA Today’s Kevin Allen: Now, we look ahead to the summer and it seems reasonable to expect that Nash will be turned into another first-round pick, two quality...

Injured Toews not traveling with Blackhawks

Though Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews is progressing he won't travel with the team as it embarks on a three-game road trip, coach Joel Quenneville announced on Thursday.

Blackhawks 2, Senators 1

Marian Hossa scored the go-ahead goal midway through the second period and the Chicago Blackhawks held on to defeat the Ottawa Senators 2-1 on Friday night. Bryan Bickell also scored for the Blackhawks, while Ray Emery, making his first appearance in Ottawa since having his contract bought out in 2008, made 25 saves. Milan Michalek scored the lone goal for the Senators, while Robin...

Blackhawks' Toews, Hjalmarsson remain sidelined

Chicago Blackhawks forward Jonathan Toews and defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson each remain sidelined with upper-body injuries.

Revisiting the Chicago Blackhawks goaltending issues

After an incredible 2010/2011 season posting a 33-18-6, 2.30 GAA and a .917 save percentage plus performing at an elite level against the Vancouver Canucks in the first round of the playoffs. Crawford now boasts a 22-16-5 record, 2.94 GAA and a .900 save percentage and has been fighting all season to find some sort [...]

Watch Kreider on TV Tonight

If anyone is interested in watching why the Rangers refused to include Chris Kreider (2009 - 1st) in any package for Rick Nash, can check out the Blueshirts top prospect on CBS Sports Network tonight at 7 p.m. as his Boston College Eagles take on Vermont.H/T to The Prospect Park.Thought this video was appropriate... ...always great when you get the chance to check out...

Coyotes fall to Blue Jackets at home

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Rick Nash had two goals and an assist and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Phoenix Coyotes 5-2 on Saturday night. Nikita Nikitin and John Moore scored in the third period after the Coyotes rallied from a two-goal deficit to make it 2-2. Colton Gillies got an empty-net goal to cap the scoring for the Blue Jackets, who have won two in a row on the road for...

Rangers 3, Hurricanes 2

The New York Rangers (41-15-6) defeated the Carolina Hurricanes (24-27-14) by the score of 3-2, tonight. For a boxscore and recap go to Yahoo! took the Rangers a little bit to find their game without Captain Cally, but that series of Biron saves in the second period seemed to spark the team and it was business as usually for this hard working, never say die...
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