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Thoughts and reactions from Blackhawks games

Chicago Blackhawks Roster Updates for Feb. 2

A lot of noise was flying around the Blackhawks practice today, so here is some clarification. First, Antti Niemi is starting in goal against St. Louis on Wednesday night. Next, Dave Bolland appears to be back at 100 percent and … Continue reading

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Brouwer Blast Earns Epic Victory for Blackhawks

Wow. In a game that many, including CommittedIndians, billed at the Game of the Year, the Chicago Blackhawks and San Jose Sharks gave the viewing audience every ounce of effort we could have asked for in an incredible game that … Continue reading

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Healthy Hawks Ready For Sharks

It’s late January, and the Blackhawks will play the seventh game of a long road trip in San Jose on Thursday night. Whenever those two scenarios meet, there are usually players missing from the lineup. Throughout this season, we’ve seen … Continue reading

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Blackhawks-Sharks: The Game of the Year

Where will you be Thursday night? Thursday night will be the biggest game on the NHL schedule in 2010. The Blackhawks (36-13-4, 76 pts) travel to San Jose to play the Sharks (35-10-8, 78 pts) in a matchup that could ultimately … Continue reading

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The Well Is Dry: Hawks Cruise Past Oilers

There are many reasons the Blackhawks are challenging for the best record in the NHL this year. From the looks of it on Tuesday night, there are just as many reasons why the Oilers are sweeping up the basement. When … Continue reading

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Not Quite An Olympic Effort

Maybe the Blackhawks that will be back in Vancouver for the Olympics were a little excited to see the city. Maybe Antti Niemi was a little jacked up for his chance to fully grab the reins as the team’s number … Continue reading

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Niemi Steps Up, Defense Shows Up, Blackhawks Win in Calgary

The Blackhawks were coming off a two-game stretch in which they played arguably their best game of the year in Detroit, followed by perhaps their worst in Ottawa. The Flames lost their previous game 9-1 at home to the San … Continue reading

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Sloppy Huet, Hawks Lose Ugly in Ottawa

After an emotional victory on Sunday at Detroit, the Blackhawks had started a rough road trip with four points in their first two games. Heading to Ottawa, the Hawks hoped to continue their momentum against a team that, on paper, … Continue reading

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Preview: Blackhawks at Ottawa Senators

The Blackhawks will only play the Ottawa Senators once this year, on Tuesday night, so a brief introduction to the Senators for Hawks fans is in order. Ottawa Senators 25-21-4  54 pts   2nd in the Northeast Division 4-5-0 in January; … Continue reading

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Antti Niemi, Blackhawks Take Huge Win Away from Detroit

If there were questions about Antti Niemi’s ability to win a playoff game entering Sunday’s game in Detroit, they were answered in electrifying fashion by the Blackhawks young netminder. Niemi was asked to stop 38 shots on Sunday, the most … Continue reading

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