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Blackhawks get D Connelly from Wild

The Chicago Blackhawks acquired defenseman Brian Connelly from the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday in exchange for forward Brad Winchester. The 27-year-old Connelly has played in 50 games this season with the AHL's Iowa Wild, leading the team in points (32) and assists (27). He also ranks second among team defensemen in goals (5). The 32-year-old Winchester has 16 goals and 14...
Via AP on Fox
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Blackhawks Make Minor Trade

Chicago Blackhawks Hockey - With the March 5th NHL trade deadline growing closer and closer the Chicago Blackhawks have made a minor trade with the Minnesota Wild. The #Blackhawks have acquired defenseman Brian Connelly from Minnesota in exchange for Brad Winchester: http://t.co/EHIHsPGAPO — Chicago Blackhawks (@NHLBlackhawks) February 26, 2014 Blackhawks Add Defensive Depth Brian...
Via Sports Mockery
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Blackhawks acquire Connelly from Minnesota

The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that they have acquired defenseman Brian Connelly from the Minnesota Wild in exchange for forward Brad Winchester. Connelly will report directly to the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League. He previously spent parts of four seasons with the IceHogs from 2009 to 2012. Connelly, 27, has appeared in 50 games this season with the AHL’s...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Wild trade Brian Connelly to the Blackhawks for Brad Winchester

One of my favorite hockey movies of all time delivered this gem of a quote, "if you don't play this game with a big heart and a big bag of knuckles then you don't got dinky doo."  Mike Meyers delivered that line in Mystery, Alaska when he played Donnie Shulzhoffer, the Don Cherry / Barry Melrose-esque intermission hockey analyst.  As the games get tougher, the...
Via State of Hockey News
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Aeros Game Preview: 11/19/2012 Houston Aeros vs. Rockford IceHogs @ 5:05PM CST

Houston Aeros (6-6-1-2)  15pts  3rd in West Division Top 5 Scorers: 1. #16 Jason Zucker ~ 7G 5A = 12pts *2. #64 Mikael Granlund ~ 4G 8A = 12pts 3. #37 Justin Fontaine ~ 4G 8A = 12pts 4. #10 Brian Connelly ~ 2G 9A = 11pts 5. #3 Charlie Coyle ~ 7G 3A = 10pts   Top 3 PIM's: 1. #4 Drew Bagnall ~ 37 PIM's 2. #44 Nick Palmieri ~ 22 PIM...
Via State of Hockey News
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Detroit vs Calgary: Business as Usual

After a five day break the Wings get back to work tonight starting in Calgary with the first of four road games that will take them through Canada and down to Phoenix.The time is now to fix their road record. Puck drops at 9 pm on FSD+Click the jump for more The Flames are sitting in 11th place, but only 3 points out of the final spot in the west. They have done a bit of tweaking...
Via Nightmare on Helm Street
January 31, 2012  |  Discuss

NHL: Calgary Flames at the All Star Break: Will the Jekyll and Hyde Year Continue?

The Calgary Flames have reached the All Star weekend in pretty much the same place they were in last season; second last in their division and tied for 10th in the Western Conference. They have showed flashed of brilliance during the year and flashes of incompetence.  But will this roller coaster ride continue the rest of the way or can the Flames actually put together a run...
Via Race Review Online
January 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Blackhawks get Morrison from Flames

The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired veteran center Brendan Morrison from the Calgary Flames for minor league defenseman Brian Connelly. The 36-year-old Morrison has 200 goals and 601 points over parts of 15 NHL seasons, the past two with the Flames. He has four goals and seven assists this season. Morrison has also skated for New Jersey, Vancouver, Anaheim, Dallas and Washington...
Via AP on Fox
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Morrison 'ecstatic' to join Blackhawks

Blackhawks VP/GM Stan Bowman added depth to the middle of his lineup Friday night by acquiring veteran center Brendan Morrison from Calgary in exchange for minor-league defenseman Brian Connelly. In moving from a team fighting for their playoff ...
Via nhl.com
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Blackhawks acquire vet Morrison from Flames

CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired veteran center Brendan Morrison from the Calgary Flames for minor league defenseman Brian Connelly.
Via SI.com
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Flames Trade Brendan Morrison To Chicago

Calgary, AB – The Calgary Flames announced today the acquisition of defenseman Brian Connelly from the Chicago Blackhawks organization in exchange for Brendan Morrison. “As we projected our line-up going forward we felt it was going to be difficult for us to find a spot for Brendan or get him significant ice-time,” said Flames General Manager Jay Feaster. “Given his pending...
Via Kukla's Korner
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Blackhawks get C Morrison from Flames (AP)

The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired veteran center Brendan Morrison from the Calgary Flames for minor league defenseman Brian Connelly. The 36-year-old Morrison has 200 goals and 601 points over parts of 15 NHL seasons, the past two with the Flames. He has four goals and seven assists this season. Morrison has also skated for New Jersey, Vancouver, Anaheim, Dallas and Washington.
Via Yahoo! Sports
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Flames acquire Brian Connelly

Tweet CALGARY, AB -- The Calgary Flames announced today the acquisition of defenceman Brian Connelly from the Chicago Blackhawks organization in exchange for Brendan Morrison. “As we projected our line-up goin...
Via nhl.com
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Blackhawks acquire C Morrison from Flames for D Connelly

The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired center Brendan Morrison from the Calgary Flames in exchange for defenseman Brian Connelly.The 36-year-old Morrison had four goals and seven assists in 28 games for the Flames this season.Connelly had five goals and 31 assists in 44 games for the Blackhawks' AHL affiliate Rockford IceHogs.
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Blackhawks acquire Morrison from Flames

The Chicago Blackhawks gained a veteran center on Friday by acquiring Brendan Morrison from the Calgary Flames in exchange for defenseman Brian Connelly.
Via Miami Herald
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Flames’ Morrison dealt to the Blackhawks

In an unexpected trade the Chicago Blackhawks have acquired Center Brendan Morrison from the Calgary Flames for prospect defenseman Brian Connelly. Morrison, 36, is a veteran player and has spent the majority of his time with the Vancouver Canucks and in 2002-03 he scored 25 goals and had 46 assists for 71 points which were [...]
Via Crash The Net
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Blackhawks Acquire Brendan Morrison

On Friday night, the Blackhawks acquired center Brendan Morrison from the Calgary Flames in exchange for two-time AHL All-Star defenseman Brian Connelly. Morrison, 36, has 11 points (four goals, seven assists) and is minus-one in 28 games. He has won … Continue reading →
Via Committed Indians
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Blackhawks acquire Brendan Morrison

Morrison The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired center Brendan Morrison from the Calgary Flames in exchange for defenseman Brian Connelly. Morrison, 36, has appear...
Via nhl.com
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss
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