Posts tagged "blackhawks"

Why a Die-Hard Chicago Sports Guy cannot be out of town this time of year

We had escaped the miserable Chicago winter – retreating to our tropical paradise – sun, sand, sea and fun. Living the dream. So WHY was my Die-Hard Sports Guy having bouts of periodic gloominess and anxiety? Answer: We were in the middle of the “High Sports Season”, Bulls and Blackhawks in the playoffs and the... Read more »

Chicago Blackhawk's Player Andrew Shaw Is Auctioning His Stitches For Charity - Why Not?

The Jimmy V Foundation for Cancer Research will be the recipient of 100% of the proceeds that Blackhawk player Andrew Shaw will have when he auctions off stitches he received when he was hit in the face by a puck. It happened in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs – making the stitches more... Read more »

The 2013 Hockey Season is Officially Over but Read Which Airline Blackhawk Fans Need to Avoid

They won. You celebrated. It’s over. The Blackhawk’s victory parade was last Friday. OK – so I gave you the weekend, and the party continued. The masses were still wearing their Hawks gear, flags and banners were still flying. But it is Monday and it’s over. I’m calling it. Somebody has to. Admittedly, I wrote... Read more »

I Am the Worst Blackhawk Fan and I Am Sorry About That, But I Think I Better Stick to Shopping

Watching Windy City Live this morning, (a Chicago based talk show), Val, one of the hosts, yells “And how about those Blackhawks!”  The audience goes wild – something happened that I apparently missed.  Amid the cheering, I strained to get a clue.  Now, I know that the Hawks have been winning- they are on some... Read more »