Lightning strike twice with Yzerman, Cooper combo

They don’t have the hardware of, say, Dean Lombardi + Darryl Sutter or Stan Bowman + Joel Quenneville, yet the Tampa Bay Lightning’s front office duo of GM Steve Yzerman and head coach Jon Cooper seem like they have the potential to do something special. Sure, they both took very different paths to this very intriguing fork in the road, yet both appear bright and nimble enough...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Joel Quenneville’s Ice Bucket Challenge

Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville got into the hype yesterday by completing the ice bucket challenge. He then nominated fellow Blackhawks personnel John McDonough, his assistant coach Mike Kitchen, and Dr. Mike Terry, the team physician. I’m sure Coach Q had no problem dealing with the cold from all that time spent on the ice with the team! You have to check out his...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Some Major Chicago Sports Figures Are Accepting the #Icebucketchallenge

The #icebucketchallenge has been sweeping the nation over the last week or so, from the NFL commissioner to college coaches. The Internet sensation benefitting the ALS Association has had a tremendous impact on their fundraising efforts. ALS Association updates two-week donation total to $5.7M, yesterday alone was worth $1.7M #IceBucketChallenge — darren rovell (@darrenrovell)...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Blackhawks Get Involved With Ice Bucket Challenge

The Chicago Blackhawks are taking part in the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness for ALS. We have seen Patrick Kane take part and now it is Andrew Shaw and head coach Joel Quenneville’s turn. My ALS ice challenge @crow_50 @JasonShaw2 #toews 24 hours to complete — Andrew Shaw (@shawz15er) August 11, 2014 But wait… that’s not all! We also have...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Quenneville made strong impression at Devils camp

The New Jersey Devils wasted no time introducing first-round pick John Quenneville to the rigors of professional hockey. In a puck-possession drill that opened a morning session at development camp, the No. 30 pick in the 2014 NHL Draft went 1-on-1 against 2012 first-round choice Stefan Matteau, who spent last season with the Albany Devils of the American Hockey League. "He...
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July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Johnny Oduya suffered broken foot in finale vs. Kings

Defenseman Johnny Oduya showed up at the Blackhawks’ fan convention Friday at the Hilton Chicago sporting a thick beard and shaved temples. It was almost enough to distract people from noticing the walking boot on his right foot. ‘‘See? That’s smart,’’ he said. ‘‘That’s why I have it.’’ It turns out Oduya broke his foot blocking a shot from the point late...
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July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Jackets prospect Peter Quenneville couples hockey smarts with skill

Hockey is a game that is played using skates, sticks and pucks, but often it's the tools you don't see that can make a difference. For Blue Jackets prospect Peter Quenneville, one of the best tools he brings to his game is his hockey intelligence. "Peter has a great hockey mind," said Jackets development coach Chris Clark. "The way he breaks down a game shows...
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July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Winter Classic: Blackhawks will go under 24/7 microscope

My latest Chicago Tribune column is on how playing in the Winter Classic means the Chicago Blackhawks will be featured on 24/7 this year. You also can access the column via my Twitter feed at @Sherman_Report. Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville will have to go a long way to top Bruce Boudreau in the F-bomb department from the 2010 24/7. From the column: ******* The Winter Classic...
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June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Live Stream- Chicago Blackhawks Season Ending Press Conference

Stan Bowman, Joel Quenneville and select players are expected to talk at the season ending press conference. It is scheduled to start at 2:00pm ET and you can watch it below... Continue reading "Live Stream- Chicago Blackhawks Season Ending Press Conference"
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June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks-Kings Game 7 post-game pressers

The NHL posted the players and coaches' presser transcripts after the Chicago Blackhawks lost Game 7 to the Los Angeles Kings on Sunday night, but the videos might better convey the tone of their comments. First, Hawks coach Joel Quenneville took to the podium... Then Kings coach Darryl Sutter was hilariously awkward as usual, while wearing a suit two sizes too big...
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June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

A Quick Recap From Quenneville And Sutter

Perhaps the line of the playoffs from Darryl Sutter when asked what he said to the players after the game. His response, "fly at 11". Watch a quick recap from both Joel Quenneville and Darryl Sutter post-game...  
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May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

The One Reason Darryl Sutter is Better Than Joel Quenneville

Posted to Dirk Graham's StacheOh, these press conferences. They slay me. Enjoy. 321 total views, 321 views today The post The One Reason Darryl Sutter is Better Than Joel Quenneville appeared first on Chicago Fan Board.
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May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Michal Handzus, Blackhawks Stay Alive

It took more than 82 minutes, but the Chicago Blackhawks survived an elimination game at home with a dramatic 5-4 win in double overtime. Coach Joel Quenneville mixed his lines once again, and this time found a winner in Patrick … Continue reading →The post Michal Handzus, Blackhawks Stay Alive appeared first on Committed Indians.
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May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Joel Quenneville Shakes Up Lines for Game 5

Posted to Blackhawks DownThe Chicago Blackhawks need to shake things up to get back in the series against the LA Kings. Well Joel Quenneville is doing just that as it looks like he is shuffling the lines up for tonight’s win or die Game 5. Here’s how the Blackhawks looked during Wednesday’s pregame skate: Bickell – Toews – Hossa Saad – Shaw- Kane Sharp – Handzus ...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Is The Pressure On The Los Angeles Kings?

from Lance Pugmire of the LA Times, “Right now I feel the pressure is all on them,” Kane said. “Obviously, being up in a 3-1 position, you never want to lose that in a series. We have a great opportunity tonight, playing in front of our home fans, to get another win and that’s all we’re looking at right now. We don’t feel any pressure in here and if there is any...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Toews: Down 3-1, Blackhawks are 'still alive in this series'

The Chicago Blackhawks have fallen behind 3-1 in the best-of-7-series with the Los Angeles Kings, but captain Jonathan Toews isn’t calling the Western Conference finals over. #Blackhawks‘ Jonathan Toews: “We’re still alive in this series. No time to feel sorry for ourselves.” — Chris Kuc (@ChrisKuc) May 27, 2014 The Blackhawks, the defending Stanley Cup champion, lost...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

The Chicago Blackhawks Need To Win Three In A Row

from Barry Rozner of the Chicago Daily-Herald, There was the compact schedule after the lockout last year. The ferocious pace of the playoffs. The deep run. The Cup victory. The shortest summer of all time. The fast camp. Another compact schedule because of the Olympics. The Olympic tournament. The busy schedule to the finish. And now three more rounds of playoffs. The amount...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Quenneville Rightly Dubs Game 2 Against the Kings ‘A Disaster’

Chicago Blackhawks Hockey – For the first time in the 2014 NHL Playoffs, Chicago dropped a home game as the Blackhawks fell 6-2 to the LA Kings late last night. It was an ignominious defeat, with Chicago’s defense letting in five goals in the third period after dominating in the first and second. The loss was made only more embarrassing by the glowing articles written about...
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May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Coach Quenneville Wants His Team To React To Last Night’s Loss

from Shannon Ryan of the Chicago Tribune, Coach Joel Quenneville is usually a morning person after games. Even losses don't seem as bad the next day. Not so much when the sun rose on Thursday, the day after a 6-2 home loss to the Kings in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals. “I woke up this morning way more angry than when I exited the game,” he said before...
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May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

‘It turned into a disaster,’ says Blackhawks’ coach Quenneville

How does one put that into words? The Chicago Blackhawks, playing on home ice, were leading the L.A. Kings by a pair of goals late in the second period when the visitors suddenly erupted for six unanswered goals, including five in the third period, in a 6-2 victory to even the Western Conference Final. It was a stunning loss for the Blackhawks, who had a chance to go up by three...
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May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings Hammer Blackhawks, Tie Series

That, dear friends, is why you don’t start talking about a dynasty with a 1-0 series lead against a very good, dangerous team. Coach Joel Quenneville was admittedly confused after the game. He told the media he didn’t remember seeing … Continue reading →The post Kings Hammer Blackhawks, Tie Series appeared first on Committed Indians.
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May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Blackhawks’ Andrew Shaw out for Game 2

Chicago Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw will not play in Game 2 of the Western Conference Final against the Los Angeles Kings, coach Joel Quenneville announced Wednesday. “A few more days and a couple more practices, we’ll get him up to speed,” Quenneville said. “He wanted to play [Wednesday], but we felt it was in everybody’s best interest to shoot for Saturday [Game...
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May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Andrew Shaw Out For Game 4

On Thursday, coach Joel Quenneville told the media that Andrew Shaw will not travel to Minnesota and will not be active for Game Four on Friday night. Quenneville did indicate that defenseman Nick Leddy will return to the lineup after … Continue reading →The post Andrew Shaw Out For Game 4 appeared first on Committed Indians.
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May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Joel Quenneville’s Crotch Grab Now Immortalized In T-Shirt Form

It took exactly one week for Joel Quenneville’s infamous $25,000 crotch grab to make its way onto a t-shirt, one which presumably be very popular among Blackhawks fans. Reddit user dasbearjew posted a photo of the awesome custom shirt: My only complaint is that the mustache isn’t nearly as prominent as it deserves to be. I’m still working on getting these Photoshopped GIFs...
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April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Patrick Kane: Blackhawks ‘have the momentum now’

Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane needed a few games to return to form after missing the final month of the regular season with a lower body injury. Kane scored in Game 1 of the Blackhawks Western Conference First Round series against the St. Louis Blues, but it wasn’t until Wednesday night’s Game 4 that he looked like himself. Kane scored two goals, including the...
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April 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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