Category Archives: 2011-12 Blackhawks
In a rookie season that has been overshadowed by the emergence of Andrew Shaw and the dominance of veterans, center Marcus Krüger has quietly grown into a quality contributor for the Chicago Blackhawks.
On paper, it shouldn’t have been a close game. In reality, it wasn’t. The Blackhawks dropped the hammer on the Blue Jackets in the first period and didn’t let them get close the rest of the way, as Chicago got … Continue reading
In Columbus on Tuesday night, Marian Hossa’s power play goal at 4:09 in the third period gave him 900 points in his remarkable career. It was his 29th goal of the season. Congrats, Marian!
Earlier in the season, Andrew Shaw became a social media phenomenon in Chicago. But a subsequent trip to Rockford showed that the organization wasn’t tying their lineup to Twitter’s trending topics. However, since being recalled, Shaw has continued to make … Continue reading
The win in Dallas on Friday night might not have officially clinched a playoff spot for the Blackhawks, but examining the NHL schedule in the coming couple weeks makes it clear that points will be at a premium in the … Continue reading
In a potential playoff preview between the Blackhawks and Stars, who would have thought the game-winning goal would be scored 102 seconds into the contest.
The Chicago Blackhawks announced on Friday afternoon that tickets for the first two rounds of the 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs will be available to the general public on Monday, March 26 a noon CT through Ticketmaster (online or by calling 1-800-745-3000). Fans are … Continue reading
With Ray Emery still sick, the Hawks have recalled Carter Hutton from Rockford for tonight’s game in Dallas. Corey Crawford will still get the start. Hutton, 26, is 17-9-3 with two shutouts in Rockford this season. He boasts a .915 save … Continue reading
As the Blackhawks push for a secure spot in the postseason, Chicago has received an incredible contribution from rookies. In fact, looking deeper into the numbers indicates the Hawks have relied on their rookies more than almost any other team … Continue reading
The Blackhawks have played the last 11 games without their captain, Jonathan Toews. Seven of those have come since the NHL trade deadline, when the Hawks disappointed many fans by only making two moves (acquiring defenseman Johnny Oduya and moving “defenseman” John Scott). … Continue reading