Posts tagged "Dallas Stars"

The Special Teams Help the Blackhawks in a Special Start to the Season.

The Special Teams Help the Blackhawks in a Special Start to the Season.
The Blackhawks now have 6 power-play goals on the season, after scoring 3 of them in last night’s odd contest with the Dallas Stars. These 3 goals have allowed the Hawks to progress to a 4-0 winning streak, which suggests some very positive things, given that the last time they started a season so well,... Read more »

The Chicago Blackhawks: Puck control leads to a W in Dallas.

The Chicago Blackhawks: Puck control leads to a W in Dallas.
It only took 10 seconds for the Hawks to set themselves for the win, and only 90 seconds more to put it away. Choosing once again not to be consistent, the Hawks came out of the gate firing on all cylinders. Still without Toews, a much better puck control game, decent defensive effort, not taking... Read more »

45 minutes of strong hockey not enough, Hawks lose to Stars 3-1

Well, that sucked. The story line that will lead in most places will include cliches about needing to play for sixty minutes, and not taking things for granted, etc, etc. In the simplest of terms, that is exactly what happened. The Hawks controlled a large chunk of this game, were extremely effective at backcheckig and... Read more »
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Thats more like it, Hawks 5, Stars 2

Thats more like it, Hawks 5, Stars 2
Or is it? The rematch between the Stars and Hawks last night produced much more pleasing results than on Friday nights matchup. Namely, the Hawks scored some goals. Could this have been the reaction to a goaltender change by Dallas, choosing to start Raycroft over Lehtonen? There is a good chance it helped, but the... Read more »

Screw your Shutout! Blackhawks 1, Stars 2

Screw your Shutout! Blackhawks 1, Stars 2
It is with regret that I inform you about how last nights season opener with the Dallas Stars looked a bit too similar to what we saw from the Hawks in preseason. Avoiding the shutout with 13 seconds left in the game is much too little too late, and it had me scratching my head in... Read more »

NHL Preview: Hawks v Stars

NHL Preview: Hawks v Stars
  With the highly publicized signing of Saad, only the 2nd player drafted into the NHL in the 2nd round to make that NHL team the same year in about 6 years, the Hawks have a complete and decided upon roster for Friday night’s opener against the Stars. Bolland and Smith are questionable to play.... Read more »
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