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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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NHL Central Division Standings (thru Oct. 20)

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Detroit’s Brendan Smith Suspended 5 Regular Season Games

For his hit on Blackhawks forward Ben Smith on Wednesday night, Detroit prospect Brendan Smith has been suspended for the rest of the preseason plus five regular season games. Tweet

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Blackhawks Lose Viktor Stalberg for 2-3 Weeks

At practice on Thursday morning, coach Joel Quenneville confirmed that Viktor Stalberg will miss the next two to three weeks after a knee-on-knee hit during Wednesday night’s win against the Red Wings. He also updated the health status of a few … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Rookie Ben Smith Knocked Out in Preseason Game

Early in the third period of Wednesday night’s preseason game, Chicago Blackhawks prospect Ben Smith was knocked out by a cheap shot to the head by Red Wings prospect Brendan Smith. Detroit’s Smith received a major penalty for the hit, … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Lineup for Fifth Preseason Game

Here’s the Blackhawks lineup vs. Detroit on Wednesday night: Forwards: First line: Brandon Saad — Jonathan Toews — Viktor Stalberg Second line: Andrew Brunette — Patrick Kane — Marian Hossa Third line: Bryan Bickell — Dave Bolland — Michael Frolik … Continue reading

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Western Conference Questions: Ranking the Goalies

After breaking down the depth on the blue line throughout the Western Conference, and examining the wild summer of forward movement throughout the league, it’s now time that we look at the men between the pipes in West. While the … Continue reading

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Western Conference Intrigue: Ranking the Forwards

As we get ready for the 2011-12 season, we continue our series breaking down the Western Conference. On Sunday night we ranked the groups of defensemen around the league, and now we’ll evaluate the forwards in the conference. Some of … Continue reading

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Chris Osgood Retires, Not A Hall of Famer

  On Tuesday, Detroit goalie Chris Osgood retired with 401 wins. The total ranks 10th all-time, but his numbers aren’t good enough for a spot in the Hockey Hall of Fame. Here’s why. Tweet

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NHL Realignment Reality Check Time

So on Monday, the owner of the Minnesota Wild, Craig Leopold, went on Minneapolis radio station KFAN and “broke the news” that the Wild would be playing in the Central Division against the Jets, Chicago Blackhawks, Nashville Predators, Dallas Stars and possibly … Continue reading

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