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The Chicago Blackhawks: Is Game 4 a must win?

Last nights game was painful to watch. The Chicago Blackhawks had so many chances to win this game and squandered every single one of them. The Hawks had FIVE power plays. They had over NINE minutes with the man advantage. What did they do with it: absolutely nothing. So to say I was frustrated with the way they played last night would be an understatement. Coming off Game 2’s...
Via isportsweb.com
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Let’s Give Peace, (Or Crow, ) a Chance.

Corey Crawford. The name sends ripples, (okay, more like tidal waves, ) throughout Blackhawk Nation. Whether it be among friends, other fans at your local bar, or across social media, mentioning his name can cause debates; or depending on our familiarity with the person on the other side of the argument, or internet as is oft the case, outright hostility. When he does well, there’s...
Via Sports Mockery
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ducks grind out Game 3 victory over Blackhawks

Until the Anaheim Ducks finish off the Chicago Blackhawks and make it back to the Stanley Cup Final, they will endure comparisons to past franchise failures. Anaheim has been up on powerhouse teams in the postseason before, only to crumble when it was do-or-die time. It's too early to say whether this edition is different, but the Ducks are showing character and an ability to win...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ducks beat Blackhawks 2-1 in Game 3 of Western finals

CHICAGO (AP) Frederik Andersen made 27 saves, helping Anaheim kill off five power plays, and the Ducks beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 on Thursday night for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals. Defenseman Simon Despres scored his first career playoff goal in the second period as top-seeded Anaheim bounced back quite nicely from a triple-overtime loss at home in Game 2. Patrick...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

RECAP: Ducks beat Blackhawks 2-1 in Game 3 of Western Finals

Frederik Andersen made 27 saves, helping Anaheim kill off five power plays, and the Ducks beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 on Thursday night for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals. Defenseman Simon Despres scored his first career playoff goal in the second period as top-seeded Anaheim bounced back quite nicely from a triple-overtime loss at home in Game 2. Patrick Maroon...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Andersen, Crawford take center stage in Western Conference finals

CHICAGO (AP) -- The top four defensemen for the Chicago Blackhawks carried a heavy load in the first two games of the Western Conference finals. A couple of Chicago's biggest stars were shut out in Anaheim, and the Ducks' fourth line caused a bunch of problems for the Blackhawks. At least Chicago doesn't have to worry about its goalie right now. A month after Corey Crawford was pulled...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks win in third OT, even series with Ducks

  The Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks needed three overtimes Tuesday night to decide Game 2. Fortunately for the Blackhawks, Marcus Kruger was standing inches from the Anaheim Ducks goal line, and at 16:12 of the third overtime he ended Game 2 of the Western Conference Final at Honda Center. Kruger’s goal gave Chicago a 3-2 victory, ended the longest game in Blackhawks...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Marcus Krüger Ties Series With Dramatic Goal In 3-OT Thriller

Good morning, Chicago Blackhawks fans. It turns out staying up until after 1 a.m. was worth it because at the end Marcus Krüger sent us all to sleep with a big smile on our faces after he netted a dramatic 3-OT goal to tie the Western Conference Finals series at 1-1 against the Anaheim Ducks. As always, overtime hockey can be the most exciting thing in all of sports. Players are...
Via Sports Mockery
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford steps into the Ducks Rickard Rakel

The game is getting feisty. Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford steps into the Ducks forward Rickard Rakel and causes a bit of a dustup. Got to love NHL playoffs. Mayhem all over including blatant interference by Crawford on Rickard Rakell and faceoff neutral zone. — Scott Burnside (@ESPN_Burnside) May 20, 2015 Corey Crawford steps out and intentionally bumps into Rickard Riakell...
Via Goon's World
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ducks seek two-game lead over Blackhawks Tuesday night

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Kyle Palmieri hadn't scored a goal in the Anaheim Ducks' entire playoff run until he beat Corey Crawford in the Western Conference finals opener, sliding on his back in celebration of what turned out to be the game-winner. With Palmieri and several lesser-known Ducks stepping up splendidly in the postseason, the Chicago Blackhawks realize they've got to match...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks-Ducks Preview

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Kyle Palmieri hadn't scored a goal in the Anaheim Ducks' entire playoff run until he beat Corey Crawford in the Western Conference finals opener, sliding on his back in celebration of what turned out to be the game-winner. With Palmieri and several lesser-known Ducks stepping up splendidly in the postseason, the Chicago Blackhawks realize they've got to match...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

The Blackhawks Real Problems, Not Just The Issues People Dwell On

The Chicago Blackhawks are one of the premier franchises in the NHL right now. As they open up the Western Conference Finals against the Anaheim Ducks, it marks the fifth time they have been in this round in the last seven years. Plus they are still on their quest for their third Stanley Cup in the last five years. The method that the Blackhawks organization has built their team...
Via Sports Mockery
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Why the Blackhawks are in the Western Conference Finals

View image | gettyimages.com For the 3rd straight year the Chicago Blackhawks will be in the Western Conference Finals. The Blackhawks are cementing themselves as a modern day sports dynasty. The Blackhawks swept the Minnesota Wild in 4 games to become the first team in the conference finals. Goaltender Corey Crawford had a terrible first round. He started games 1 and 2 against...
Via TopSportsReport
5 days ago  |  Discuss

NHL Western Conference Final Preview

View image | gettyimages.com We’re down to the final two teams in the Western Conference. The Anaheim Ducks proved to be too much for the Calgary Flames, ending their dream season by taking the series 4-1. The Chicago Blackhawks also made quick work of their opponent, sweeping the Minnesota Wild in convincing fashion. This will be a showdown for the ages, as both these teams...
Via The Fantasy Fix
6 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NHL playoff schedule: Conference Finals

Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports Only four teams remain in the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs. In the Eastern Conference, the New York Rangers eliminated the Washington Capitals and will take on the Tampa Bay Lightning. In the West, the Anaheim Ducks and Chicago Blackhawks will face off after both cruised through the first two rounds. The conference finals begin Saturday with New York...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

The Blackhawks Are Now The Team To Beat

View image | gettyimages.com The Chicago Blackhawks swept their second round series against the Minnesota Wild in dominant fashion. They now face the Anaheim Ducks in the Western Conference Finals and are one step closer to taking home their third Stanley Cup in five years. That would be a historic feat and put them in the category of all-time great teams. Not only is there history...
Via Beyond The Benches
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ducks and Blackhawks face off in Western Conference Final

Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports The Anaheim Ducks advanced to the Western Conference Final with a 3-2 overtime win against the Calgary Flames in Game 5 of the Western Conference Second Round at Honda Center on Sunday. The Ducks will face the Chicago Blackhawks, whom they have never played in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Ducks are led by Corey Perry, who leads the NHL...
Via Sports-Glory
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Blackhawks Solidifying Clutch Identity, Coming Up Big Under Pressure

Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford, right, blocks a shot as defenseman Johnny Oduya (27) and Minnesota Wild left wing Zach Parise (11) battle for the puck during the third period of Game 1 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs in Chicago, Friday, May 1, 2015. The Blackhawks won 4-3. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)   Much has been said about the dominating fashion...
Via The Sports Journal
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks sweep Wild, advance to play Ducks or Flames

Marilyn Indahl-USA TODAY Sports The Chicago Blackhawks completed a sweep of the Minnesota Wild in the Western Conference Second Round with a 4-3 victory in Game 4 on Thursday at Xcel Energy Center. For the fifth time in seven years, the Blackhawks will play in the Western Conference Final. “I think it just shows that we like playing at this time of year,” Chicago forward Patrick...
Via Sports-Glory
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Sweep: Crawford, Blackhawks advance with 4-3 win over Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Corey Crawford made 34 saves, Patrick Kane had a goal and an assist, and the Chicago Blackhawks advanced to the Western Conference finals for the fifth time in the last seven years with a 4-3 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night for a four-game sweep. The Wild never led in the series. Goals by Jared Spurgeon and Nino Niederreiter with 2:18 and 1...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks, Crawford complete sweep of Wild, lead wire to wire

  Corey Crawford made 34 saves, Patrick Kane had a goal and an assist, and the Chicago Blackhawks advanced to the Western Conference finals for the fifth time in the last seven years with a 4-3 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night for a four-game sweep. The Wild never led in the series. Goals by Jared Spurgeon and Nino Niederreiter with 2:18 and 1:27 left gave them...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Wild swept by Blackhawks in 4-3 loss

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Corey Crawford made 34 saves, Patrick Kane had a goal and an assist, and the Chicago Blackhawks advanced to the Western Conference finals with a 4-3 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night for a four-game sweep. The Wild never led in the series. Goals by Jared Spurgeon and Nino Niederreiter with 2:18 and 1:27 left gave them one last shot, with their...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks surge in playoffs after Patrick Kane's early return

  The original prognosis for Patrick Kane's surgically repaired collarbone dictated his return for some point during the Western Conference finals, if the Chicago Blackhawks were to advance that far. The superstar right wing came back in almost half that time and his reintegration with the Blackhawks has been as quick as one of his vintage rushes along the perimeter to set up a...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Preview: Blackhawks at Wild

Had the initial timetable on Patrick Kane's injury held true, the Chicago Blackhawks' superstar would still be two weeks away from game action. Consider that wishful thinking for the Minnesota Wild. With a 3-0 lead, the Blackhawks can both eliminate the Wild and reach the Western Conference finals for the third consecutive season with a win Thursday night in St. Paul. Kane scored...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Blackhawks take commanding 3-0 series lead

Coming into this series, everyone thought the biggest question mark was going to be the play of Corey Crawford. Crawford was coming off a less than stellar performance where he saw himself get pulled and lose his starting job. However, this is still the same goalie who has stonewalled the Wild the past two post-seasons. With Wild fans chanting “CRAW-FORD” “CRAW-FORD” in...
Via isportsweb.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss
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