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Ryan O’Reilly Staying In Denver Could Cost Avalanche

The off-ice dynamics between the Calgary Flames and Colorado Avalanche were almost as interesting as the game between the two clubs last night (and it was an exciting game). Early on Thursday, Calgary signed restricted free agent center Ryan O’Reilly … Continue reading

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The Blackhawks Should Pursue Ryan O’Reilly

Reports are indicating that the Colorado Avalanche are now shopping unhappy free agent center Ryan O’Reilly. The question isn’t whether or not the Blackhawks should be interested (they should), but what could/should they be willing to give up to acquire … Continue reading

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Brandon Saad: How Much Should Blackhawks Fans Expect?

As the playoffs continue without the Chicago Blackhawks, fans have already started making lists of free agents the team should target. There are two primary concerns being expressed by everyone surrounding Chicago: they need another top-four defenseman (preferably physical), and … Continue reading

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NHL Trade Deadline: Mixed Results A Week Later

It has been one week since the NHL trade deadline, and the deals that did (and didn’t) happen have impacted teams all over the NHL. Here are the standings immediately before the deadline and one week later, with all games … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Fall To Avalanche

Just listen to coach Joel Quenneville’s post game comments. Tweet

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Blackhawks Dominate Third Period, Shut Down Avalanche

The highlights will mostly involved Colorado netminder Seymon Varlamov keeping the Hawks out of the net, but Chicago outlasted the Avalanche in a big early-season game on Thursday night. Tweet

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Blackhawks-Avalanche: Is Colorado For Real?

The Blackhawks and Avs will battle twice in the next three days, on Thursday night in Denver and Saturday night in Chicago. Coming into the game, the Avs are surprisingly¬†one of the hottest teams in the NHL. But are they … Continue reading

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St. Louis Blues Make Bold Statement With An Epic Trade

Friday was an incredible day in St. Louis, and could impact the future of the Central Division for years to come. The Blues started the day by trading their captain, Eric Brewer, 31, to Tampa Bay for junior defenseman Brock … Continue reading

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Blackhawks: Championship Hangover or Sobering Schedule?

Most of Chicago is having a minor (in some cases a major) coronary because the Blackhawks have lost both of their first two games of the season. If they lose on Monday night in Buffalo, there might be a riot … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Cap Situation: Should Hawks Call Rocky… Mountains?

With news on Monday that the Blackhawks have answered the offer sheet from San Jose to keep Niklas Hjalmarsson in the fold, at the price of $14M over four years ($3.5M per), the fine print told Blackhawks fans that another … Continue reading

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