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NHL Preview 2011-2012: Key to Success for Chicago Blackhawks’ Daniel Carcillo

September 3rd, 2011
With training camp around the corner following a pretty relaxing offseason, many have to imagine how the Chicago Blackhawks intend on utilizing Daniel Carcillo.  It obviously has been made clear that he will fill the role of the 'Hawks "goon," but is that it?Carcillo is a minimal ...

Blackhawks, Niklas Hjalmarsson Report: Slow Return On Risky Investment

January 16th, 2011
Just as any business looks for ways to ensure profitability, the Chicago Blackhawks look for the same out of its players. Many risks were taken during the 2010 offseason, unknowing of what was to come. It was simply the price to be paid of a long run to a Stanley Cup ...

Blackhawks vs. Oilers: Jonathan Toews Helps Shut Down Oilers To Start Road Trip

November 18th, 2010
As the puck dropped to start the infamous annual Circus trip, the Chicago Blackhawks and Jonathan Toews decided to showcase a few tricks of their own.As the first period began to wind down, many were waiting for a shot to finally dent the twine.  Nearing the five-minute mark, Toews would ...

Chicago Blackhawks’ 2010 Circus Trip: Proving Ground

November 17th, 2010
Today will mark the start of the annual “circus trip,” and perhaps a proving ground for what may lay ahead for the Chicago Blackhawks.  As the Blackhawks travel to Edmonton to face the Oilers for the third time, they have it in their minds to be a different team. This ...

Chicago Blackhawks: An Inspired Win Hopes to Ignite A Lackluster Season

November 16th, 2010
As Viktor Stalberg redirected a Duncan Keith rip from the top of the circle the fans said goodbye to the men in red, in hopes that the recent home-woes aren’t nearly as dreadful on the road.  Nearing the quarter-mark of the season the Chicago Blackhawks have established ...

Chicago Blackhawks, Marty Turco Searching For Confidence

October 15th, 2010
Much of the early season talk has revolved around the hot streak of Marian Hossa and the slow starts of Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews.  What has been pretty clear amongst the players is the confidence in Marty Turco in between the pipes. Fans and players alike have read through media regarding ...

Marian Hossa, Tomas Kopecky Providing Backbone for Chicago Blackhawks

October 12th, 2010
Who would have thought that, after three games, the two best players on the ice would have both come from the same European country of Slovakia?While coming away with their first win of the 2010-11 NHL season, the Chicago Blackhawks have found a duo worth leaning on through a tough ...

Chicago Blackhawks: Searching For Win Number One In 2010-11

October 11th, 2010
It has become pretty clear that the road to getting the first win will be the toughest. Many players have made the comment that teams will be out playing their best on a nightly basis against the defending champions. It was a 4-3 overtime loss that left a sour taste in ...

Chicago Blackhawks: New Faces Finding Place in Loss

October 8th, 2010
Coming into the NHL Season opener the Chicago Blackhawks knew that they would have a new kind of challenge.  With new names and faces in the lineup for the first time it was very evident from the start that we were ...

2010-2011 NHL Predictions: Your 2010-11 NHL Division Champions Are…

October 5th, 2010
The time is now for the drop of the puck to start the 2010-11 NHL hockey season.While many teams have aspirations and dreams of success, the unfortunate will once again be left behind. Often the words of salary caps and free agency allow for the rise and the fall of ...