Category Archives: Here come the Hawks…

Various thoughts & ideas about the Chicago Blackhawks

Blackhawks Burned At Home

Reto Berra stole the show in his NHL debut and the Calgary Flames defeated the Blackhawks at the United Center in overtime on Sunday night. Tweet

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Jonathan Toews Hat Trick Leads Blackhawks Comeback Win

After struggling to find their offense for eight games, the Blackhawks continued their outburst with a stunning comeback at the United Center on Tuesday night. Let by a four-point effort from Jonathan Toews, the Blackhawks overcame another rough performance by … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Fall To Wild

The Minnesota Wild came into the United Center and easily handed the Blackhawks their second regulation loss of the 2013-14 season. Tweet

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Blackhawks Lose Crazy Game In OT

A wild, back-and-forth game in Tampa ended with Martin St. Louis burying a rebound as the Lightning overcame an epic mistake to beat the Blackhawks 6-5 in overtime on Thursday night. Tweet

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Injuries Piling Up Across NHL

The Blackhawks announced yesterday that defenseman Mike Kostka will miss the next 4-6 weeks because of a lower-body injury, but they aren’t alone. Injury woes are starting to pile up all over the NHL, and will impact the Hawks competition … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Prospect Updates

We’re getting closer to Halloween, and it’s been a couple weeks since we heard from many of the Blackhawks’ top prospects. How are they doing? Let’s take a look around the system. Tweet

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Joakim Nordstrom Assigned to Rockford

On Sunday morning the Blackhawks sent rookie forward Joakim Nordstrom to Rockford. Ben Smith will likely see more ice time moving forward; there was not a corresponding call-up immediately announced. Tweet

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Patrick Sharp, Corey Crawford Lead Blackhawks Past Canes

Patrick Sharp scored the Blackhawks’ first goal in regulation and the shootout winner, and Corey Crawford made a number of huge saves late in the third period as the Blackhawks earned a hard-fought two points in Carolina on Tuesday night. … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Lose Late In St. Louis

After falling behind twice to the Blues, the Blackhawks were able to quickly come back and tie the score. Unfortunately, the third and final St. Louis goal came with less than 22 seconds left in regulation, and Chicago suffered their … Continue reading

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Sheldon Brookbank Makes Season Debut in St. Louis

Defenseman Sheldon Brookbank will make his 2013-14 regular season debut in St. Louis on Wednesday night. He finds himself now the eighth defenseman for the Blackhawks; both Michal Rozsival¬†and Mike Kostka¬†have played in the Hawks’ first two games. Last season, … Continue reading

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