Archive for June 2013

Blackhawks 2013 Season Ranks Among the Ten Best in Chicago History

The Blackhawks have had one of the most magical seasons in Chicago history. Their historical 24 game streak of not losing a game in regulation to begin the season and hoisting the Stanley Cup at the end rank among the greatest in history of Chicago Sports. All of Chicago’s sports teams have had magical or... Read more »

Blackhawks Attempt to Win Fifth Cup in 12th Finals Appearance

The Blackhawks first played for Lord Stanley’s Cup in just their fourth season as a franchise. Their 12 appearances ranks fifth all-time. The “original six” franchises compile the top five, with only the New York Rangers’ ten appearances ranking behind the Blackhawks. Their four titles ranks them sixth all-time. Fellow “Original Six” teams, Montreal, Boston,... Read more »

Blackhawks and Bruins Postseason History Stretches to Inaugural Playoff Appearances in 1927

A lot has been made of the fact that the Blackhawks and Bruins are part of the NHL’s “original six”. The Bruins entered the league for the 1924-25 season and Blackhawks two seasons later. They have combined for six stanley cups. They each made their first postseasons appearances in 1927. The Bruins defeated the Blackhawks... Read more »