Tag Archives: Tomas Kopecky

Blackhawks Finish Weekend Tied with Nashville

  How does a team blow a two-goal lead in the third period against a division rival and get away with it? By scoring four unanswered goals to blow out the third period the next night, ending the weekend tied … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Sit Jake Dowell Again: Why?

The Chicago media, collectively, is reporting that the Blackhawks will sit Jake Dowell for a second consecutive game on Wednesday night when the Hawks host the Dallas Stars. Why? I know Dowell doesn’t have 30 points and isn’t a top-six … Continue reading

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Blackhawks, Finally Healthy, Find A Sharp Offense

Maybe they should play “I Love LA” every time Patrick Sharp steps on the ice. Sharp scored his 15th and 16th goals in 20 games against the Kings, leading a box score that had many of (what should be) the usual … Continue reading

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Marian Hossa & Patrick Kane Out Until After Christmas… Then What?

As the Blackhawks won two tough Western Conference games over the weekend, it was easy to forget they were skating without two of their elite playmakers. Marian Hossa and Patrick Kane were both out of the lineup, and reports on … Continue reading

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Blackhawks In Focus: Tomas Kopecky Becoming A Crucial Player

Consider this a mea culpa from me to Tomas Kopecky, who I have regularly blasted. Entering Sunday’s game, Tomas Kopecky has 20 points (five goals, 15 assists). The 15 assists are already a career high, and he established his career … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Win Over Red Wings Magnifies Team’s Problem

The Blackhawks hammered the Detroit Red Wings on Friday night, honoring the memory of Chris Chelios by posting a decisive 4-1 victory. Corey Crawford was awesome, keeping 29 of 30 shots out of the net and facing a lot of … Continue reading

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Make Room for Morin: Blackhawks Trade Possibilities

With Marian Hossa, Fernando Pisani and Patrick Kane all (hopefully) coming back soon, the Blackhawks are going to have to make a decision on the immediate future of top prospect Jeremy Morin. Does he stay with the big club in … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Implode in Denver

Where do we begin with this game? How about the defense. Duncan Keith was on the ice for all seven Avalanche goals, and Brent Seabrook was with him for the first six. Both were minus-four on the night. How about … Continue reading

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Blackhawks, John Scott Hammer Blues

  In 55 minutes of hockey on Tuesday night, the Blackhawks scored more goals than the Boston Bruins have in their last 270 minutes. Touchdown! The Hawks ran out to a big lead, took their foot off the gas just … 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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