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Corey Crawford, Blackhawks Shut Out Blues

Corey Crawford was called out by coach Joel Quenneville after Game 2 of the series. Chicago’s netminder said he needed to be better. On Monday night, Crawford shut down the St. Louis Blues with a 34-save shutout and the Hawks are … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Lose In OT Again

The Blackhawks played 30 minutes of bad, emotionless hockey in St. Louis on Saturday afternoon. Then they fought back and took a 3-2 lead in the first seven minutes of the third period, and controlled the action for much of … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT

The Blackhawks started their second straight playoff series with a game that lasted into a third overtime. Unfortunately, the Blues escaped with a 4-3 victory. Tweet

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Canada Captures Gold

Jonathan Toews and Duncan Keith now have as many gold medals as they do Stanley Cup rings. Tweet

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6 Blackhawks To Play For Gold

On Friday, Sweden won a tight game 2-1 with rival Finland to advance. Later, Carey Price and Canada shutout the United States 1-0 to move on. On Sunday, six Chicago Blackhawks will play for a gold medal in Sochi. Tweet

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USA, Canada Advance In Sochi

On Wednesday, the field was cut to four in Sochi. And on Friday morning, the United States will face Canada with a shot at the gold medal on the line. Tweet

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Hossa, Handzus Head Home

On Tuesday, the first four games of the medal tournament at the 2014 Winter Olympics were contested and two Blackhawks saw their Olympics come to an end. Slovenia defeated Austria 4-0. Russia defeated Norway 4-0. Latvia upset Switzerland 3-1. And … Continue reading

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Olympic Tournament Start Times Announced

The times for the play-in games of the medal tournament at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi were announced on Monday morning. All four play-in games are Tuesday. The play-in game start times are as follows: #5 Russia vs. #12 Norway - 7:30 … Continue reading

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USA Dominates Slovenia, Wins Group A

Phil Kessel’s natural hat trick, Joe Pavelski‘s three assists, and a strong performance from Ryan Miller led the US to a runaway 5-1 win over Slovenia on Sunday morning. With the victory, the United States clinched Group A. Tweet

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Sweden Defeats Switzerland 1-0

In the early games on Friday, the Blackhawks players in Sochi were all winners. The second game on Friday morning was a goaltending duel between Sweden’s Henrik Lundqvist and Switzerland’s Reto Berra. Daniel Alfredsson scored the game’s only goal for … Continue reading

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