Around 10:45 p.m. or so on Thursday night, Joel Quenneville was holed up in his United Center office with the rest of the Blackhawks’ coaching staff. The Avalanche was a minute away from losing to the Rangers, meaning the Hawks were a minute away from closing to one point back of home-ice advantage in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs.
Then the Avs did what the Avs do...
from Aaron Portzline of Puck-Rakers,
With 3.9 seconds remaining, Chicago’s Ben Smith scored through a pile of humanity in front of Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky, the winning goal in a 4-3 Chicago victory before 18,695 in Nationwide Arena.
The building erupted when Smith scored, because the building was at least half filled (60 percent? 70 percent?) by Blackhawks...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Ben Smith tapped in a rebound with 3.7 seconds left on a wild scrum to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Friday night.
With time running out, Duncan Keith threw the puck on net and goalie Sergei Bobrovsky blocked it with his arm but it popped out of his reach. While he and two teammates scrambled to get to the loose...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Ben Smith tapped in a rebound with 3.7 seconds left on a wild scrum to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Friday night.
Chicago Blackhawks Hockey – Every hockey fan has heard of the “great eight” out in Washington, but we have one right here in Chicago. Not the “great eight”, the great 28. He goes by the name of Ben Smith and throughout his Hawks career he has been a steady and reliable presence and it’s about time we notice him. He’s had huge moments, clutch goals and filled in to...
Ben Smith will reportedly make his NHL debut on Saturday night when the Blackhawks host the Tampa Bay Lightning. Smith has spent much of the last few practice days on the third line, indicating that Jimmy Hayes is likely either … Continue reading →The post Ben Smith In Against Bolts appeared first on Committed Indians.
Ben Smith got his day with Lord Stanley on Tuesday and he brought it back to where it all began for the right winger.
A member of the 2013 Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks, Smith spent most of the season playing with the Hawks’ AHL affiliate, the Rockford Ice Hogs, but the BC graduate got the opportunity to play in Game 3 of the Finals.
“I found out 15 minutes before the...
From a Blackhawks release late Thursday afternoon: “Ben Smith has suffered a right hip labral tear and a hernia. He will undergo endoscopic surgery next Thursday (March 15) to repair both issues. We anticipate a full recovery in approximately 16 … Continue reading →
Chicago Blackhawks forward Ben Smith will undergo season-ending surgery next week to repair a right hip tear and hernia.
Team physician Dr. Michael Terry said the recovery for Smith would take approximately four months. The surgery is scheduled for March 15.
The 23-year-old Smith has two goals in 13 games for the Blackhawks and has spent most of the season with Rockford of the...
Via AP on Fox
March 08, 2012
On Monday morning, the Blackhawks sent forward Ben Smith back to Rockford. Smith had one goal in seven games with Chicago this season, but skated a team-low 5:48 on Sunday night.