Posts tagged "Stanley Cup Final"

Time to Celebrate: The Dynasty is Now

Time to Celebrate: The Dynasty is Now
I called my grandma, a Hawks fan for over 70 years, after they won late Monday night, and she was speechless. My grandmother, now in her eighties, got to see her favorite team win the greatest trophy in all of sports twice in the last four years. Rarely missing a home game the last few... Read more »

Australian Blackhawks Fan Traveled 18.5 Hours for Game 5

Australian Blackhawks Fan Traveled 18.5 Hours for Game 5
As if the Blackhawks stellar season and a shot at bringing the Cup back home to Chicago tonight wasn’t enough for Hawks fans to be happy about, I’d like to present a unique story of one fan’s dedication and love for his team. As you may have read several days ago, an Australian Blackhawks fan┬ánamed... Read more »

Game 5 Photos: 1 to go

Those who thought the Blackhawks would continue to elevate their play in Game 5 against the Bruins were correct. The 1st line continued to click with beyond solid D and 2 goals for Kaner. About halfway through the 1st period, the Hawks took control and didn’t let go for the duration of Game 5. Their... Read more »
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How Stella(r) Blackhawks Got Their Groove Back in Game 4

How Stella(r) Blackhawks Got Their Groove Back in Game 4
The world knew the Blackhawks needed to win Game 4 to preserve a shot at the Cup. Things were not looking up for the Hawks after a bizarre Marian Hossa injury and Q’s magical jumping lines not clicking in Game 3. The Hawks found their stride early in Game 4. They skated all over the... Read more »

An Australian Blackhawks Fan Describes his Love for his Team

An Australian Blackhawks Fan Describes his Love for his Team
Today I was sent a piece on the Blackhawks from a Hawks fan who lives in Australia. As us fans in Chicago are on the edge of our seats, praying to get to another parade, and driving our loved ones crazy, it was very refreshing to read the thoughts of a true fan who is... Read more »

P. K. Subban wins Norris Trophy in Chicago: Video

P. K. Subban wins Norris Trophy in Chicago: Video
During the 1st intermission of Game 2, it was announced that P. K. Subban had won the Norris Trophy for being the league’s best D man in 2013. P.K. Was in Chicago Saturday night at the game to address the media. Subban, who said he didn’t believe he won the Norris till it was in... Read more »
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Stanley Cup Final: Even Steven

Stanley Cup Final: Even Steven
Note to self: losing in overtime is not as fun as winning in overtime. Yes, the Blackhawks did not want to go to Boston with the series tied. But they didn’t want to fall behind a hot Detroit team 3-1 either. They seemed to leave all their steam in the 1st, out-shooting the Bruins 19-4.... Read more »

Andrew Shaw: The New Face of Chicago Hockey

Andrew Shaw: The New Face of Chicago Hockey
After Friday’s practice, a herd of media gathered in the corner of the Blackhawks dressing room. It took a while to break into the media mosh pit to discover they were focusing on Andrew Shaw. After his 3OT game-winning goal Wednesday night, and his kamikaze type play in front of the net all season, Shaw... Read more »

2OT Is So Last Series: Game 1 Photos

Andrew Shaw scored the game-winning 3OT goal in game 1 of the 2013 Stanley Cup Final #ShawFacts
Look, if the Blackhawks power play was better then they wouldn’t be so awesome at winning games in OT. Even though the Blackhawks looked like 7th grade boys too terrified and overstimulated to ask a girl to dance at a sock hop on the 5 on 3 power play, they still got it done. I... Read more »
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