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Photo courtesy of AP/Charles Krupa The Chicago Blackhawks have won the Stanley Cup with the most improbable final moments in Stanley Cup history. The Boston Bruins were leading 2-1 with 1:16 left in the third period of game 6, when the improbable happened. Brian Bickel tied the game up for the Blackhawks and then Derek Bolland put them ahead 17 seconds later. What a phenomenal game and series this was. Congrats to the Chicago Blackhawks for winning their second Stanley Cup in the last four years. Check out the videos of the fantastic finish after the jump. And here’s the cup clincher…just 17 seconds later I’d like to give a special thank you to the NHL for making this season one of the best I can remember. Maybe it was that condensed schedule, or maybe it was just all of the phenomenal athletes? But whatever it was, keep on doing it. The post Chicago Blackhawks Win The Stanley Cup With Two Goals In 17 Seconds Late In Third Period (VIDEO) appeared first on Total Sports Blog.
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Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville's house, set in suburban Highland Park, was covered in toilet paper in celebration of the Stanley Cup title.
Game 7 looked like a certainty with just over a minute left in regulation of Game 6. Boston clung to a 2-1 lead over Chicago, desperately trying to keep elimination at bay. The Blackhawks delivered a crushing and shocking blow, scoring the tying goal with 1:16 to go in regulation.
Wait! There's more! As soon as overtime seemed like a certainty, Chicago put the finishing...
After the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Boston Bruins in Game 6 for the NHL title, Duncan Keith tried to plop his newborn into the Stanley Cup.
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The better team played better when it mattered most, and that’s why the Chicago Blackhawks are running around hitting up Chicago’s finest...
It had to end like this, didn’t it? The most incredible playoffs in recent memory culminated in the most spectacular way possible. With a little over a minute left, we were planning for a Game 7 Wednesday. The Stanley Cup was halfway out the building, on its way to Chicago where it would finally find [...]The post All Hail The Chicago Blackhawks appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Watching the Chicago Blackhawks lift the Stanley Cup Monday night, Red Wings fans were left wondering, "What if?"
What if the Wings had scored in overtime of Game 7 against the Blackhawks? What if they had played better in Game 5?
What if rookie defenseman Danny DeKeyser hadn't gotten hurt in Game 2 against the Anaheim Ducks? Could he have made the difference against...
The streets of downtown Chicago were pure mayhem after the Chicago Blackhawks miraculously came back to beat the Boston Bruins in regulation. These fans apparently had too much to drink and decided that fighting would be the best way to celebrate. Fortunately, Chicago was more tame than Vancouver was two years ago.
Jonathan Toews is "doing much better." Patrice Bergeron is "day-to-day." The questions about Marian Hossa and Nathan Horton have subsided, even though both are likely still hurting.
Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final could come down to which team is healthier Monday night at TD Garden, although -- as is often the case this time of year -- it's difficult to judge...
Bryan Bickell and Dave Bolland scored 17 seconds apart in the final 1:16 of the third period and the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup for the second time in four seasons with a stunning comeback, 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Monday night.
Patrick Kane of the Blackhawks won the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP.
Jonathan Toews scored his third goal of the playoffs...
Amongst the various injuries players from the Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks played through during the Final:
1. Chicago coach Joel Quenneville admitted to the Canadian Press that Jonathan Toews "got his bell rung" in Game 5;
2. Quenneville stated that Michal Handzus played through an assortment of injuries, and that Bryan Bickell played through a grade 2 MCL...
An ending to the Stanley Cup Final like that deserves two holy *****. The Chicago Blackhawks just hoisted Lord Stanley’s Cup for the 2nd time in 4 years and did so in unbelievably dramatic fashion. Since we always try and give you a perspective like you won’t find anywhere else we went to Rebel Bar in Wrigleyville to watch Game 6 and soak in all the goodness...
After the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup back in 2010, fans responded by toilet papering head coach Joel Quenneville's house in celebration. After all, it was the team's first title in 49 years.
Monday night, after the Blackhawks' stunning victory over the Boston Bruins to win the Lord Stanley again, Chicago supporters showed their appreciation once again by...
It was incredibly dramatic. It was insanely inspiring (unless you're a Bruins fan). And it gave the Chicago Blackhawks another NHL title.Looking like Game 7 was a certainty for this gripping, topsy-turvy series, Chicago scored two heart-pounding goals in a memorable 17-second span (with only 1:16 left) to beat Boston 3-2 in Game 6 in front of a stunned Boston crowd. The 4-2 series...
Patrick Kane, MVP of the 2013 Stanley Cup champions, will talk about the Chicago Blackhawks NHL championship victory over the Boston Bruins on the Late Show with David Letterman, Wednesday, June 26 (10:35 PM CDT) on CBS.
The Blackhawks pulled out a thrilling victory in the last 17 seconds of Game Six, giving Chicago team its second NHL championship in four seasons. Patrick Kane...
With just about four minutes remaining in the first period of a series a potentially series clinching Game 6 in Boston, Bruins forward Shawn Thornton fired a shot into the Chicago zone that somehow deflected and found Andrew Shaw's stick. The puck traveled north and struck Shaw's right cheek. Shaw lay motionless and unconscious in a pool of his own blood. He stayed down for...