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Blackhawks vs. Pacific Division: Why Regular Season Means Nothing

FansĀ in Chicago is looking at Phoenix, Los Angeles and San Jose and picking which team they would prefer the Blackhawks face in the first round of the playoffs. On face value, the Blackhawks didn’t do very well against the Pacific … 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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Mike Richards and Jeff Carter: How Thursday Changes the NHL’s Western Conference

On Thursday, the Philadelphia Flyers traded two of their core players – captain Mike Richards and Jeff Carter – to Western Conference teams. How do these two moves impact the Flyers? The changes will be dramatic, and the improvement (if … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Circus Trip Wrap-Up

When the final horn sounded on Saturday night, the Chicago Blackhawks were ready to board a plane headed for Chicago. The annual Circus Trip is over. At the end of the trip, the Blackhawks emerge with a 4-2 record and … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Need Two Points to Win West

After San Jose’s season finale, a shootout win over Phoenix on Saturday night, the Blackhawks need two points of their own from Sunday’s game against Detroit to clinch the top seed in the Western Conference. The NHL scoreboard will be … Continue reading

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Western Conference Standings – Through April 7

What a difference 24 hours can make! Detroit wins a game and jumps from seventh to fifth after the Coyotes hung three on Nashville in a furious third period. Los Angeles now stands with one game in-hand on Detroit and … Continue reading

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Adam Burish’s Royal Return a Sharp Victory

Well that didn’t take long. Fans barely knew he had stepped on the ice before his presence was felt in the box score. Adam Burish, playing in his first regular season game after tearing an ACL in the preseason, came … Continue reading

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2010 NHL Trade Deadline Updates

On this post we’ll keep you updated on all the latest player movement around the NHL as the trade deadline approaches. With only two-plus days to make deals before the mid-afternoon deadline on Wednesday, March 3, teams could be burning … Continue reading

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Kings Over Hawks: Royal Flush Ends Circus Trip

Most years, the Blackhawks would be thrilled to come home from their annual Circus Trip with nine of a possible 12 points. But after winning the first four games of the trip in overwhelming fashion, only getting one point in … Continue reading

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