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Minnesota Net A Wild Card

On Friday, Minnesota head coach Mike Yeo told the media that goaltender Darcy Kuemper did not travel to Chicago for games one and two (upper-body). He also indicated that backup Josh Harding is an “extreme long shot to play in this … Continue reading

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Corey Crawford Quiets Crowd Of Doubters

Not many thought the Blackhawk could win a Stanley Cup with Corey Crawford between the pipes. But as the Cup tours the Chicagoland area on Tuesday, the reality is now set in stone: Crawford’s postseason body of work stacks up with … Continue reading

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Blackhawks vs Wild Playoff Preview: The Goaltenders

On Sunday, we took a look ahead to the upcoming first round series between the Blackhawks and Wild by focusing on two of the outstanding rookies in the NHL this year, Jonas Brodin and Brandon Saad. Certainly those two will … Continue reading

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