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Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews was enjoying his offseason back home in Winnipeg and taking part in a golf tournament with some other NHL players. Winnipeg Jets defenseman Zach Bogosian was there, as well as former Jets star Dale Hawerchuk and current Jets broadcaster Shane Hnidy. The four hockey players took on four PGA Tour Canada golfers in a game of ball hockey on grass and somehow managed to lose. This has to be an all-time low for these hockey players and they will likely blame it on the shootout. Either way, this is now being referred to as the “Miracle on Grass.”
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From simple ideas often come brilliant things. Such is the case with “My Little Blackhawk,” a Tumblr page dedicated to depicting the Chicago Blackhawks as little horsey critters akin to the “My Little Pony,” a Hasbro creation that reached its pinnacle of fame in toys, merchandising, cartoons, etc. in the 1980s. How the concept materialized [...]The post ‘My Little Blackhawk’...
At a recent golf tournament, former NHL great Jeremy Roenick was asked a quick favor by some fans. “Jeremy please punch our friend in the face,” someone yelled. At first, Roenick just lunged at the guy, but didn’t punch him, so the fans followed him the next hole, where he gave them their wish… Via YouTube: Roenick has made a game out of this on the Dan Patrick Show, but...
Many hockey players and fans spend their days dreaming about touching the holy grail of the sport, the elusive Stanley Cup trophy. One little human didn’t have to wait very long before she got her chance to meet the trophy, though she didn’t exactly seem very thrilled about the opportunity. Thus, she has been dubbed the “Unimpressed Stanley Cup Baby.” She’s probably just...
With news on Wednesday that Shawn Lalonde is headed to Germany, the Blackhawks 2008 Draft Class takes another hit. Looking back five years to that group, the Hawks nearly missed on an entire draft. After hitting a number of home … Continue reading →The post The 2008 NHL Draft: Chicago’s Worst Of The Decade appeared first on Committed Indians.
According to Chris Kuc of the Chicago Tribune, the Blackhawks will announce a contract extension with coach Joel Quenneville during a 3 PM CT press conference on Friday, just ahead of the opening of the annual Blackhawks Convention. The post Report: Blackhawks, Joel Quenneville Agree On New Deal appeared first on Committed Indians.
On Wednesday, the website for the Berlin Polar Bears posted news that they have signed defenseman Shawn Lalonde. Lalonde was a restricted free agent with the Blackhawks. Berlin is a member of the Deutsche Eishockey League. Forwards Danny Briere and … Continue reading →The post Shawn Lalonde Headed to Germany appeared first on Committed Indians.
Stanley Cup Champion Jonathan Toews and a team of current and former hockey players recently took on a team of PGA TOUR Canada players in a ball hockey game and somehow the golfers ended up winning. Leave it up to Canada for something like this to occur…
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You might remember our simple post on Monday when we showed Patrick Kane in an Amish golf hat. His caddie told…
Anyone who’s ever had a chance to be near the Stanley Cup knows that it’s a pretty big occasion, regardless of whether you’re an NHL player who’s just won the prize or not. Even the most nonathletic person gets excited to be near the Cup.
Like many things, however, that doesn’t always extend to small children, who are annoyed by a lot of things. Apparently for one baby...
The Chicago Blackhawks will announce an extension for Joel Quenneville at a 3 p.m. news conference Friday, a source tells Chris Kuc of the Chicago Tribune.
Quinnville has guided the Blackhawks to two Stanley Cup titles in the last four seasons.
The Chicago Blackhawks have agreed to terms with forward Brad Winchester on a one-year contract the team said Wednesday.
Playing last season for the Milwaukee Admirals of the AHL the 32-year-old Winchester had 27 points (nine goals 18 assists) in 37 games.
In 390 career NHL games with Edmonton Dallas St. Louis Anaheim and San Jose Winchester
has scored 68 points (37 goals 31 assists).
After being placed in the Stanley Cup, the infant of a couple of Chicago Blackhawks fans couldn’t have been less impressed with the honor of being placed inside one of the most hallowed trophies in all of sport during an appearance of the Cup at some event. Sure, the parents appear thrilled, but the baby? [...]The post Infant doesn’t appear overly impressed with being placed...
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins have announced that they have signed goaltender Peter Mannino to an American Hockey League contract. Peter is a former goaltender for the University of Denver where he led the Pioneers to the 2005 NCAA Championship and Tri-City Storm of the United States Hockey League where he helped them win the Anderson Cup in 2004. On July 6, 2009, Mannino...