Found January 21, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
Before any one in Canada or even northern U.S. states calls us wussies, let me explain. If you have ever tried to negotiate Chicago traffic on a Friday evening rush, you know what happens when 6-9 inches of snow is thrown in right at the same time. Needless to say, no one was going any where for a while so the game was pushed back 30 minutes. Still over 21,000 attended—no wussies there. As for the game, the Panthers (with ex GM, Dale Tallon) brought 5 ex Hawks with them. Versteeg (I always hated seeing him go), Campbell, Kopecky, Madden, and Skille. It was Ray Emery (the BEST off season move by Bowman, in my opinion) 10-3-2 against Jose Theodore (14-8-5). All of the Hawks lines and defensive match ups remained the same for this game as they did for the last game. A very rare occurrence to Coach Q and the boys, to be sure. The Hawks were victorious, 3-1. Their ability to be the only team in the NHL without shutting out the other team also remained. Continue reading "Snow Delay...
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