Tag Archives: Central Division

Report: NHL To Propose 4 Division Realignment

According to reports on Saturday night, the NHL will present a four-division realignment scenario at the Board of Governors meeting next week. And the Blackhawks-Red Wings rivalry would remain. Tweet

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Chicago Blackhawks: November Ends With Questions

With November in the rear view mirror for the Chicago Blackhawks, we can look back at the first two months of the season and begin to make some more specific statements about this team. What have we learned about the … Continue reading

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Should The Blackhawks Consider An In-House Option At Center?

With news that Kyle Turris is getting back on the ice in Phoenix, and as Patrick Kane’s faceoff winning has dipped under 50 percent in November, the focus of Hawks fans “holiday shopping” is once again on a second line … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Failure In Edmonton Exposes Problem

The Blackhawks losses in Calgary and Edmonton were ugly, and may have exposed a disturbing trend. Tweet

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Blackhawks-Blues Preview: Too Many Storylines For One Night

On Tuesday night, the Blackhawks visit the Blues in what will be one of the most emotional nights either team will play this year. Tweet

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Blackhawks: Backing the Bickell Benching

According to reports, the Chicago Blackhawks will roll out new-look lines on Tuesday night in an effort to get the team out of a funk. Part of that new look will be Bryan Bickell watching from the press box. Why … Continue reading

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St. Louis Blues Make A Coaching Change

On Sunday night, the St. Louis Blues announced that they had fired Davis Payne as their head coach, replacing him with Ken Hitchcock. Hitchcock’s first games behind the bench for the Blues will be Tuesday, when St. Louis hosts the … Continue reading

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Have the Blackhawks Found An Offensive Star?

With October in the books, the Blackhawks will spend most of November on the road. But looking back at October, one player on the Hawks roster outplayed his expectations in the season’s first month. Consider the following comparison of five Octobers:  Season:  1  2 … Continue reading

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Pekka Rinne Staying In Nashville

On Thursday morning, the Nashville Predators agreed to terms on a new seven-year, $49M contract with netminder Pekka Rinne. Rinne was a Vezina finalist last year, when he posted a 33-22-9 record, 2.12 goals against average and .930 save percentage … Continue reading

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Patrick Kane Dominated October

With one month in the books, the Blackhawks have looked pretty good. But not many players in the league have been as impressive as Patrick Kane. Tweet

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