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Chicago Blackhawks Insider: Looking Ahead to the Rest of March

March 17th, 2011
The Blackhawks have been hot and cold during the month of March so far and are heading into the latter part of the month with a 4-3 record and are still in the hunt for the playoffs.  They need a strong finish to the month in order to keep themselves ...

Chicago Blackhawks Insider: A Look Ahead at the February Schedule

February 3rd, 2011
The month of February is just about here and the Blackhawks need to have a strong month in order to position themselves for make a run towards the playoffs.  They have been playing well for the most part and hopefully they will be able to continue winning as they head ...

Chicago Blackhawks Insider: Do the Blackhawks Miss Dustin Byfuglien?

January 17th, 2011
Remember the group of guys that helped lead the Blackhawks to the Stanley Cup Finals and a Stanley Cup win? Some of those guys are still part of the roster, guys like Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews and Duncan Keith. Some of the others have left the team, including John Madden, Antti ...

Chicago Blackhawks Insider: An All-Star Review

January 16th, 2011
In addition to defenseman Duncan Keith and forward Jonathan Toews the Blackhawks will send forwards Patrick Kane and Patrick Sharp to the All-Star game. There have been varying opinions as to whether or not these guys deserve to go to the All-Star game. There has also been some discussion about ...

Chicago Blackhawks Insider: The Ups and Downs of the Blackhawks

January 9th, 2011
As of the 8th of January, the Blackhawks are currently sitting third in the NHL Central Division with a record of 22-18-3.  The Blackhawks are definitely not out of the playoff race but right now they aren’t looking like a playoff team just yet.  Granted, they have been hit with ...

Chicago Blackhawks Insider: Toews and Keith in the All-Star Game

January 7th, 2011
It can be assured that fans have heard by now that both Jonathan Toews and Duncan Keith have been the first six players selected to the NHL’s 2010-2011 All-Star Game.  The game will be played on Sunday, Jan. 30 at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. Incidentally, Blackhawks coach ...

Chicago Blackhawks Insider: Previewing the Schedule in January

January 4th, 2011
It’s hard to believe that 2010 is over and the New Year has begun.  It seems like just yesterday we were watching Patrick Kane score the cup-clinching goal in the Stanley Cup playoffs.  It’s hard to believe that time has flown by that quickly. The Blackhawks will begin a pretty tough ...

Chicago Blackhawks Insider: Things Are Looking up for the Blackhawks

December 27th, 2010
The Blackhawks, despite the fact that they have lost two of their most important players in Marian Hossa and Patrick Kane, are playing very well and winning games.  Since the start of the month of December, the Blackhawks have won six out of ten games (there are two more games ...

Chicago Blackhawks Insider: Health Is Always an Issue

December 22nd, 2010
Have you noticed something about the Blackhawks lately? I am sure that anyone that calls him or herself a Blackhawks fan has. Chicago has played several games without some of its top talent in the lineup, including forwards Marian Hossa, Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews. The problems that they have had ...

Chicago Blackhawks Insider: Can the Blackhawks Make the Playoffs?

December 16th, 2010
If you have been keeping an eye on some of the other teams in the NHL, in particular those in the same division as the Blackhawks, you will have noticed that there isn’t a big dividing line between teams so far this season.  The NHL Central division teams are all ...