| Apr 22, 2011
| 8:55 AM
The Blackhawks will not practice today. The Vancouver Canucks, I believe, were being tended to by all the king’s horses and all the king’s men.
Or should we be calling them the Vanquitter Canucks after the way they’ve rolled over easily...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 9:50 AM
In the Stanley Cup Finals, the greatest showcase of all playoff rounds, the NHL is stuck with despicable biting and now a frightening blindside hit that resulted in a player being stretchered off the ice to the hospital.
You could say the NHL is...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 7:29 AM
One of the big problems with the “loser’’ point that the NHL awards to a team that gets beaten in overtime or a shootout is that you can get fooled by some stats.
For starters, this 100-point season isn’t like other Blackhawks...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 4:39 PM
It's never too early to start thinking about hockey.
Especially in Chicago, considering the way our baseball teams have played and the ongoing NFL and NBA lockouts.
And luckily for Blackhawks nation, this weekend is the team's fourth annual convention,...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 9:14 AM
I hope Stan Bowman is lying about this. I hope he’s just doing what smart, truth-challenged general managers do.
Because I really don’t want to think that the Blackhawks GM actually believes that “for the most part we know what our...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 11:22 AM
Remember how bad the officiating and supplemental discipline were during the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs?
Commissioner Gary Bettman apparently loved it so much that he decided to continue the stupidity Monday.
Bettman reduced Raffi Torres&...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 9:17 AM
OK, so the Wild gets both Zach Parise and Ryan Suter, but remember, the Blackhawks beat them to Sheldon Brookbank.
So there, Minnesota. Take that. No Sheldon Brookbank Bobblehead Night for you.
Not only did Parise and Suter sign elsewhere, but the...
| Jun 1, 2011
Stanley Cup finals, Game 1: Raffi Torres lifts Canucks to 1-0 victory over Bruins...
| Jun 4, 2011
The Bruins, who were shut out by the Canucks in Game 1, finally solved Vancouver goaltender Roberto Luongo in the second period. After being stymied on 36 shots in Game 1 and their first 20 on Saturday in Game 2,......
| Jun 8, 2011
To start Game No. 4 the Bruins brought in iconic No. 4, Hall of Fame defenseman Bobby Orr, to start their ritual pregame passing of a Bruins banner around the lower level. Orr, the greatest defenseman to ever lace up......
| Jun 13, 2011
If you blinked, you might have missed Maxim Lapierre’s Ducks career. Lapierre, known as an agitator and trash-talker but valued as a third- or fourth-line player, was acquired by the Ducks from Montreal last New Year’s Eve for defenseman...