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NHL Awards Predictions: The James Norris Memorial Trophy

We’re preparing for the 2013-14 NHL season by looking ahead at some of the league’s prestigious individual awards. Earlier, we made our prediction for the Vezina Trophy. Now let’s discuss the James Norris Memorial Trophy. Tweet

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2013-14 Central Division Preview: Minnesota Wild

Over the last couple weeks, we’ve looked ahead at the Blackhawks’ opponents in the new Central Division. We’ve already discussed the Winnipeg Jets, St. Louis Blues and Nashville Predators. Now, let’s turn our attention to the team that made the … Continue reading

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Corey Crawford, Blackhawks Win Game One

It took over 76 minutes to complete, but the Blackhawks emerged from Game One with a crucial victory to begin their first round series against the Minnesota Wild. Tweet

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Blackhawks vs Wild Playoff Preview: The Skaters

The 2013 Stanley Cup playoffs begin tonight at the United Center. In our look ahead at the Blackhawks’ first round series against the Minnesota Wild, we’ve already examined the goaltenders and discussed the impact of two of the league’s top … Continue reading

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Blackhawks vs Wild Playoff Preview: The Rookies

The Blackhawks, winners of the Presidents’ Trophy, will take on a team from Minnesota in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. If that sounds familiar, it’s because the Hawks lost to the North Stars in 1991, the last … Continue reading

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NHL Owners Continue Throwing Around Dollars, Years

This summer has been an intriguing one in many ways in the NHL. Small market teams in Minnesota and Carolina have thrown around a lot of money – and years – to get the players they feel will make them … Continue reading

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NHL Central Division Player Movement Update II

In the wake of Nashville matching Shea Weber’s offer sheet and Columbus trading their captain, Rick Nash, to the Rangers, it’s worth looking at the landscape surrounding the Blackhawks in the Central Division as the summer continues. Here’s an updated … Continue reading

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Shea Weber Signs Enormous Offer Sheet

Restricted free agent defenseman Shea Weber has reportedly signed an offer sheet with the Philadelphia Flyers. Indications are that the sheet is for $100M over 14 years ($7.15M cap hit). UPDATE: Nick Kypreos of Sportsnet is reporting the deal is … Continue reading

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Minnesota Wild Sign Zach Parise & Ryan Suter

In a stunning turn of events, the Minnesota Wild pulled of a major upset on the Fourth of July when they signed the two biggest superstars on the market, defenseman Ryan Suter and forward Zach Parise, to blockbuster deals. Suter and Parise … Continue reading

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Central Division Cap Situations

With the retirement of Nicklas Lidstrom in Detroit becoming official, there should be two immediate responses from Blackhawks fans: Respect. He was the best of his era. Fear. The Wings now have an enormous amount of cap space. Looking around … Continue reading

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