Posts tagged "Ray Emery"

A Hard Team to Play Against.

A Hard Team to Play Against.
This game was over 12 seconds into it. With all of the talk about this most likely being the end of the streak, and how the Blues are going to be the tough competitor to tough for the Blackhawks to hold on for yet another win, you can’t mention this year’s Hawks without talking about... Read more »

Ray Emery!

Ray Emery!
As convincing of a goalie victory there has been in the past few years, Ray Emery was the single most important performer of last nights pounding on the Blackhawks. Getting outshot 47 to 19, and that doesn’t even accurately illustrate just how one sided this game was, because the amount of quality scoring chances were... Read more »

Unconventional Hockey Serves the Blackhawks Well in Win against the Coyotes.

Unconventional Hockey Serves the Blackhawks Well in Win against the Coyotes.
In 2 days the Chicago Blackhawks have posted 11 goals against 2 elite goaltenders in the NHL. As was the case with the win in LA, the 6-4 win against the Phoenix Coyotes is exciting, starts to get our hopes up, shows a lot of promise for this current roster, and it is still too... Read more »
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The Chicago Blackhawks: Find an imperfect win against Toronto.

The Chicago Blackhawks: Find an imperfect win against Toronto.
It was Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Johnny Oduya’s premier in the Indian-head sweater, and boy was it a rough start for him and his new team. The scene was that of two struggling teams coming together from different conferences battling to keep their playoff hopes alive. If you have not yet started questioning the playoff hopes of... Read more »

Let the Bodies hit the floor: Chicago Blackhawks win again in OT over the Sharks.

Let the Bodies hit the floor: Chicago Blackhawks win again in OT over the Sharks.
All 5 goals scored in the game last night were the result of bodies in front of the net. Whether a rebound, screen, or tip-in, every puck went beyond the goal line as the result of a physical presence in front of the goaltender. The Sharks had the obvious  upper-hand in this type of play for... Read more »

Too Sharp to hold: Chicago Blackhawks win in OT.

Too Sharp to hold: Chicago Blackhawks win in OT.
On a large picture perspective, the Hawks played more responsible with the puck and without it, were not caught standing still as much, and looked a bit more cohesive as a unit early. Plus, they scored the first, and even second goal. Not without their issues, the Hawks gave up a few turnovers, but you... Read more »
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The Hawks make some choices on the roster.

The Hawks are now left with 26 players on the active roster after sending 5 players, plus a goaltender to Rockford. You might be just a tad surprised at who did not make the cut, I know I was. Jimmy Hayes, Marcus Kruger, Peter LeBlanc and I can’t believe I am typing this, Brandon Pirri... Read more »