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Andrew Shaw, Blackhawks Stay Alive

With their backs against the wall at home, the Blackhawks put together a complete, 60-minute game and stayed alive with a dominant 4-1 victory on Saturday night. Tweet

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Jimmy Howard, Red Wings Beat Blackhawks Again

The Blackhawks came up short against a dominant Jimmy Howard and the Red Wings in Detroit on Monday night, and now trail in their Western Conference semifinal series. Tweet

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Roster Update: Viktor Stalberg Back In For Game Three

After practice on Monday morning, coach Joel Quenneville confirmed that forward Viktor Stalberg will return to the lineup for Game Three in Detroit. Michal Handzus will also play, meaning Daniel Carcillo is the odd man out. Tweet

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Blackhawks Fall 4-1, Series Tied

A Saturday matinee once again treated the Blackhawks poorly, and the Red Wings handed the Hawks a loss equal to the defeat Chicago had given Detroit earlier in the week. Tweet

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Joel Quenneville Named Jack Adams Award Finalist

On Friday morning, the NHL announced that Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville is one of three finalists for the Jack Adams Award, which is presented “to the NHL coach adjudged to have contributed the most to his team’s success.” The other … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Blue Line Depth Paying Big Dividends

Last spring, a poor series against Phoenix put Johnny Oduya in the doghouse with many Blackhawks fans. But 12 months later, Oduya is having a fantastic start to the postseason next to Michal Rozsival, and the Hawks’ “third” defensive pair … Continue reading

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Viktor Stalberg Out For Game One

According to coach Joel Quenneville, forward Viktor Stalberg will be a healthy scratch for Game One against the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night. Chris Kuc tweeted after this morning’s practice that “Stalberg questioned his role–or lack of it–in certain … Continue reading

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2013 NHL Awards: Quenneville’s Shot of Jack?

This week, we’ve made the case for a number of Blackhawks to win major NHL awards after this season. We discussed the credentials of Jonathan Toews for Selke, Patrick Kane for Lady Byng and Brandon Saad for Calder. Now, let’s … Continue reading

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TSN Coaches Poll: Western Conference Coaches Show Blackhawks Respect

TSN released the results of a poll of NHL coaches, and the results showed a lot of respect for what the Blackhawks are accomplishing this season from their rivals. In the survey, 13 Western Conference coaches were asked to pick … Continue reading

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Will Power(less) Play Kill the Blackhawks?

As the Blackhawks continue to look futile with a man advantage, the importance of special teams play when trying to win a Stanley Cup has come into focus for Chicago. Could the Hawks’ achilles heel – a miserable powerplay – … Continue reading

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