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NHL Selections and Snubs: Measuring Stardom at The 2011 All-Star Game

January 20th, 2011
The 1991 NHL All-Star Game took place at one of the most hallowed Cathedrals in the game of hockey, Chicago Stadium. The Gray Lady on Madison. Home to my beloved Chicago Blackhawks. Chris Chelios started on the blue line and wore an "A". Steve Larmer got the nod, and young ...

An Open Letter to Chicago Blackhawks Fans: The Detroit Red Wings Don’t Suck

December 21st, 2010
I am as proud as any four-feathered fan to have watched the 2010 championship banner raised in October. But toward the end of that game, which our Hawks lost, that three-syllable, two-word chant to the tune of "Let's Go Hawks!" emerged. The dawn of my commitment to the Indian was back ...