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Niklas Hjalmarsson Leads Hawks Past Penguins

Niklas Hjalmarsson did his job on Sunday. He and Johnny Oduya were tasked with shutting down the Penguins’ top line, and Hjalmarsson was as good against Sidney Crosby as any defenseman in the league could be. But Hjalmarsson scoring the … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Escape Pittsburgh With Shootout Win

David Rundblad scored for a second straight night, but it took 65 minutes and a couple rounds of a shootout for the Blackhawks to subdue Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins. Tweet

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Eastern Conference Preview: Pittsburgh Penguins

As we look ahead to the 2014-15 NHL season, we are working our way through Metropolitan Division. We have already previewed the Carolina Hurricanes, New Jersey Devils, Washington Capitals, New York Islanders, Columbus Blue Jackets and Philadelphia Flyers, and earlier previewed the Pacific Division. In Pittsburgh, Sidney Crosby had another … Continue reading

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Penguins Fire Shero, Bylsma’s Future Uncertain

After another disappointing postseason, the Pittsburgh Penguins will reportedly clean house. UPDATE: The team announced that General Manager Ray Shero has been relieved of their duties with the team on Friday. The new GM will get to decide whether or … Continue reading

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2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs Begin

On Wednesday night, the NHL playoffs began with a bang. Defense and goaltending were optional, as all three games were high-scoring affairs. Here’s the scoreboard from the opening night of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Montreal 5 – Tampa 4 … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Playoff Predictions: First Round

It is time! The 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs begin tonight, so it’s time to reveal our predictions for the first round. These picks can been seen and compared against the rest of the staff at The Fourth Period. Tweet

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NHL Stadium Series By The Numbers

Here are some fun facts leading up to Saturday night’s Stadium Series game at Soldier Field. Tweet

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Blackhawks Fall To Crosby, Pens in Shootout

For the first time since 2006, Sidney Crosby played a game in Chicago. This time, in a meaningless preseason game, Crosby and the Penguins escaped with a 4-3 shootout victory. Tweet

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Blackhawks Preseason Tickets On Sale Monday

The Blackhawks announced that tickets to preseason games will go on sale Monday, Aug. 5 at 10 AM CT. Tickets can be purchased thru the Hawks’ site or Ticketmaster. Chicago will host three preseason games this year. Tuesday, Sept. 17 … Continue reading

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Official: Blackhawks, Penguins To Play At Soldier Field

We talked about it a few weeks ago, but on Wednesday the NHL made it official. The Chicago Blackhawks will host the Pittsburgh Penguins at Soldier Field on March 1, 2014. The game will reportedly start at 7:00 pm CT. … Continue reading

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