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Finland Hammers USA 5-0, Wins Bronze

Patrick Kane had a frustrating night and the United States didn’t show up as Finland rolled the Americans to capture the bronze medal. Tweet

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USA, Canada Advance In Sochi

On Wednesday, the field was cut to four in Sochi. And on Friday morning, the United States will face Canada with a shot at the gold medal on the line. Tweet

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Hossa, Handzus Head Home

On Tuesday, the first four games of the medal tournament at the 2014 Winter Olympics were contested and two Blackhawks saw their Olympics come to an end. Slovenia defeated Austria 4-0. Russia defeated Norway 4-0. Latvia upset Switzerland 3-1. And … Continue reading

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Canada Wins In OT, Medal Tournament Set

Drew Doughty scored both of Canada’s goals, but the game-winner didn’t come until overtime. With the extra session, the United States clinched the second seed for the medal tournament with Sweden at number one, Canada at three and Finland at … Continue reading

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TJ Oshie, USA Defeat Russia In Shootout

It wasn’t quite what Herb Brooks had drawn up 34 years ago, but strong penalty killing and the hands of TJ Oshie picked up the extra point to take control of the group as the United States defeated Russia 3-2 on Saturday … Continue reading

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Canada Hammers Austria

Jonathan Toews had one assist and took a team-high 18 faceoffs (winning 10) as Canada blew out Austria 6-0 on Friday evening in Sochi. Jeff Carter had a natural hat trick in the second period to lead the scoring parade. … Continue reading

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Happy 25th Anniversary, Jeremy Roenick!

Happy Valentine’s Day, and happy anniversary to an all-time Blackhawks great! It was 25 years ago today – Feb. 14, 1989 – that Jeremy Roenick scored his first NHL goal with the Chicago Blackhawks. Roenick scored his first goal in … Continue reading

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Canada Defeats Norway 3-1

In their first game of the Olympic tournament, Canada defeated Norway 3-1. Shea Weber, Jamie Benn and Drew Doughty scored for the Canadians, and Patrick Thoresen was credited with the only tally for Norway. Duncan Keith was credited with an … Continue reading

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Patrick Kane, Blackhawks Drop Kings

On the day his grandfather passed away, Patrick Kane scored twice and added an assist to lead the Chicago Blackhawks to an emphatic victory in Los Angeles. Tweet

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Blackhawks Fall To Wild In Regulation

After a rough night of travel after a loss in Detroit, the Blackhawks came out flat against a division rival and it cost them. The Blackhawks lost in regulation for the second time in the new calendar year, this time … Continue reading

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