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(PhatzRadio / AP) — CHICAGO — For 17 games, nobody has been able to beat the Chicago Blackhawks in regulation. Now they own the best start in NHL history all to themselves. The Blackhawks set an NHL record for the best start to a season, beating the San Jose Sharks 2-1 on Friday night to give them at least one point in their first 17 games. Rookie Brandon Saad’s short-handed goal early in the third period — and with 3 seconds left on a San Jose power play — snapped a 1-all tie and stood up as the game-winner. Chicago (14-0-3) won its fourth straight game to break a mark set by the 2006-07 Anaheim Ducks, who earned points in their first 16 games. The Blackhawks equaled that run Tuesday with a shootout win over Vancouver. “It’s nice to get another win and make history,” the 20-year-old Saad said. “Our group’s had a great year so far, so we never expect anything less. “We’re celebrating the win now. I’m sure it will sink in a little bit more tomorrow, but it’s aw
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Corey Crawford returned to the ice and stopped all 28 shots he faced on Sunday night as the Blackhawks shutout the Columbus Blue Jackets 1-0 at the United Center. The only goal of the night came from Andrew Shaw late … Continue reading →The post Corey Crawford, Blackhawks Shut Out Blue Jackets appeared first on Committed Indians.
The Chicago Blackhawks record setting streak hit it’s apex tonight! The Blackhawks record for points starting a season is there’s and there’s alone now. With a 2-1 home win over the San Jose Sharks, they’ve now gone 17 straight games with at least one point. The Blackhawks record breaks the 2006-2007 Anaheim Ducks, who started 12-0-4 and went on to win the Stanley Cup that...
At the end of the Blackhawks live broadcast of their morning skate on Friday, coach Joel Quenneville confirmed that Marian Hossa will dress against the San Jose Sharks. He also indicated that Daniel Carcillo could return to the lineup as … Continue reading →The post Marian Hossa Active vs. Sharks appeared first on Committed Indians.
On Friday night, history was made at the United Center. And the game that set the record for the Chicago Blackhawks perfectly captured why this team has yet to lose in regulation through 17 games. The Sharks came out with … Continue reading →The post History: Chicago Blackhawks Win Again appeared first on Committed Indians.
The Vancouver Sun's Elliott Pap spoke to Chicago Blackhawks legend Bobby Hull about his NHL career, his WHA career, the state of his Chicago Blackhawks and Hull's status as an honored guest of a birthday party held by one of his biggest rivals in the NHL and WHA.
On Friday, March 1st, the WHL's Vancouver Giants will celebrate the 85th birthday of Red Wings legend Gordie...
Brandon Saad’s third-period shorthanded goal lifted the Chicago Blackhawks to a 2-1 win over San Jose and gave Chicago at least one point in its 17th consecutive game to open the season.
Victor Stalberg had the other Chicago goal while Patrick Marleau hit the net for San Jose.
SPIN: Yeah, the Hawks are hot to start the season. Saad and Stalberg don’t have enough consistency to...
CHICAGO (AP) -- No matter what goalie the Chicago Blackhawks put into their net, they are coming away with win after win.
Corey Crawford completed the task to perfection on Sunday night as he made Andrew Shaw's goal stand up in a 1-0 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets that stretched the Blackhawks' NHL-record, season-opening point streak to 18 games.
Their NHL-record start is all well and good to the Chicago Blackhawks, but they're hoping to make it a mere footnote on their way to accomplishing the ultimate goal of winning another Stanley Cup.
Chicago looks to keep rolling while winning a ninth straight meeting with the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday night.
The Blackhawks (14-0-3) surpassed the 2006-07 Anaheim Ducks...
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Friday Night the Chicago Blackhawks have set a new record for the most consecutive games with gaining at least one point in the standing to start a season. They have gone 17 games without a regulation loss. This breaks a record that the Anaheim Ducks set in the 2006-2007 season.
The Blackhawks have a record of 14-0-3 and their three OT losses have...
The Chicago Blackhawks have written their way into the NHL history books with a 2-1 win over the San Jose Sharks by recording points in seventeen straight games to start the shortened 2013 season. Four of the five teams on the points in consecutive games to start the season list have gone on to win the Stanley Cup. This Chicago team still has a number of players from their Cup winning squad...
No team in the history of the NHL has had as good a start to a season as the Chicago Blackhawks. With their 2-1 win last night at home over the San Jose Sharks the Hawks have earned a place in history earning points in each of their first 17 games. At 14-0-3, they have … Continue reading »
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He, being star RW Marian Hossa. And will he play tonight or not, after taking a shot to the back of the head Tuesday night and suffering what have been described as very mild concussion symptoms...
Could the NHL finally be making the move to four conferences? And would that realignment separate the Chicago Blackhawks and Detroit Red Wings? While the four conference plan makes a lot of sense, count me as one of the many … Continue reading →The post NHL Realignment Coming? appeared first on Committed Indians.