Home ice advantage guarantees you absolutely nothing in the playoffs. But it certainly helps, and in the Blackhawks’ case has been mighty useful in the past eight years. 379 more words
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Amongst NHL watchers, certainly those paid to do it for a living, there are several inalienable truths of hockey that seemingly shouldn’t be contradicted.
Grit is good. 854 more words
CHICAGO – The Chicago Blackhawks entered play on Sunday night with a chance to clinch their ninth consecutive playoff appearance with a win over the Colorado Avalanche, and some help from some others. 500 more words
For the ninth straight season the Chicago Blackhawks have clinched a spot in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
That still feels so crazy to me.
For those of us who have been living and dying with this team for a long time, there were many years where that statement was an impossibility. 187 more words
Chicago Blackhawks’ Color Analyst Troy Murray joins Roe Conn and Anna Davlantes to preview tonight’s game against the Canadians. They breakdown the Blackhawks great play as of late, the return of Goalie Scott Darling and the reemergence of Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews. 19 more words