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Blackhawks Clinch Division Crown, Sweep Red Wings

With a dramatic third period and shootout victory against the Detroit Red Wings, the Chicago Blackhawks clinched the final Central Division championship. Tweet

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Young Blackhawks Dominate Red Wings

The Blackhawks celebrated Easter by throttling the Detroit Red Wings, winning 7-1 at Joe Louis Arena. This game – as much as any this season – showed the potential staying power being developed by the Blackhawks organization. Tweet

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NHL Realignment Approved

On Thursday, the NHL announced that the Board of Governors has voted to approve league realignment into a two-conference, four-division format. The Blackhawks new division will include the Colorado Avalanche, Dallas Stars, Minnesota Wild, Nashville Predators, St. Louis Blues and … Continue reading

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Corey Crawford, Blackhawks Continue Streaking

What a game! The Blackhawks faced their toughest test of the season in Detroit on Sunday, but came away with two points because of an extraordinary effort from Corey Crawford. Tweet

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Marian Hossa at 1,000 Games

On Sunday in Detroit, Blackhawks superstar Marian Hossa will play his 1,000th career NHL game. Tweet

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NHL Realignment Coming?

Could the NHL finally be making the move to four conferences? And would that realignment separate the Chicago Blackhawks and Detroit Red Wings? To recap, here are the four conferences that are being reported: While the four conference plan makes … Continue reading

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The Fourth Period Central Division Previews

Previews for each team in the Central Division were posted on The Fourth Period‘s site this weekend. Here are links to each one: Chicago Blackhawks St. Louis Blues Detroit Red Wings Nashville Predators Columbus Blue Jackets Tweet

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NHL Owners Continue Throwing Around Dollars, Years

This summer has been an intriguing one in many ways in the NHL. Small market teams in Minnesota and Carolina have thrown around a lot of money – and years – to get the players they feel will make them … Continue reading

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NHL Central Division Player Movement Update II

In the wake of Nashville matching Shea Weber’s offer sheet and Columbus trading their captain, Rick Nash, to the Rangers, it’s worth looking at the landscape surrounding the Blackhawks in the Central Division as the summer continues. Here’s an updated … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Goalies: Case Study Supports Corey Crawford

As the summer continues without the Blackhawks having made a significant addition to their roster, the man between the pipes has remained the focus of concern for Chicago fans. Corey Crawford had a disappointing 2011-12 season. Everyone knows that, including … Continue reading

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