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2014 NHL Awards: Selke Trophy Preview

On Tuesday night in Las Vegas, the NHL will hand out the 2013-14 Frank J. Selke Trophy, which is awarded “to the forward who best excels in the defensive aspects of the game.” This year’s finalists are Chicago’s Jonathan Toews, … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Come Up Short, Season Ends In Overtime

The Blackhawks and Kings treated hockey fans to seven fantastic games in the Western Conference Final, and it seemed fitting that the series would take an extra period of sudden death hockey to be decided. Unfortunately for the Hawks and … Continue reading

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Not So Quick: Blackhawks Force Game 7

Down 3-1 in the series, the Blackhawks needed their stars to bring them back in the series. And Patrick Kane has been an absolute beast since the puck dropped in Game Five. With two goals and three points in Game … Continue reading

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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. Tweet

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How The Kings Were Built

The Kings won the Stanley Cup two short years ago, advanced to the Conference Final last season and are have dominated the Blackhawks thus far in this year’s Conference Final. Looking up and down their roster, if they can stay … Continue reading

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Kings Overwhelm Blackhawks Again

Before the puck dropped, most of the Blackhawks said Game Four needed to be their best. After the puck dropped, not many of them did much to back up their words. And now they’ll return to the United Center for … Continue reading

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Kings Beat Blackhawks, Take Series Lead

The LA Kings went home and handled their business, taking away early momentum in the game and now holding a 2-1 lead in the series. Tweet

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Jonathan Toews Named Selke Finalist

For the third time in four years, Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews has been named a finalist for the Selke Trophy. Toews won the award after last season. Boston’s Patrice Bergeron and Los Angeles’ Anze Kopitar are the other finalists. Tweet

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USA Dominates Slovenia, Wins Group A

Phil Kessel’s natural hat trick, Joe Pavelski‘s three assists, and a strong performance from Ryan Miller led the US to a runaway 5-1 win over Slovenia on Sunday morning. With the victory, the United States clinched Group A. Tweet

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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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