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Chicago Blackhawks: What Bold Moves Are Ahead This Summer?

May 24th, 2013
Suppose we are folding the tent right now. Suppose the season is officially over and a 3-1 deficit is too much for the Chicago Blackhawks to overcome. It may very well be.Sure, we may be entertained, the 'Hawks could rally and force a Game 6 at the Joe and people ...

NHL: The Top 15 Post-Lockout Performances of the Gary Bettman Era

October 2nd, 2012
Now in our third lockout of the Gary Bettman era, the last two have not been without their memories. Well, not exactly.Of the last two lockout seasons of 1994-95 and 2004-05, one season concluded with games played, the other did not.With players well rested, the strike shortened 1994-95 season and the ...

What Does Michal Rozsival Signing Mean for Chicago Blackhawks?

September 11th, 2012
This just in. The Chicago Blackhawks have just signed former Phoenix Coyote Defenseman Michal Rozsival to a one-year deal that looks to be in the $2 million range.My initial action to this inking was to simply yawn.  I mean, the thought of signing a 34-year-old, depth defenseman to a one-year ...

2012 NHL Playoffs: Another Year, Another Goaltending Issue for the Flyers

May 4th, 2012
Ilya Bryzgalov was supposed to be the guy. In no disrespect to another one-time Philadelphia star, Bryz was supposed to be the "The Answer." How else can you explain signing a guy to a nine year $51 million deal? Do the Flyers want a "take-back?"Perhaps they do, as here we ...