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Blackhawks regular season tickets on sale Monday

Blackhawks regular season tickets on sale Monday
This coming Monday, fans will have their chance to purchase single game tickets to the Blackhawks’ 2013-14 regular season.  Tickets go on sale at 10am, and can be purchased via chicagoblackhawks.com, Ticketmaster, or by calling (800) 745-3000. It’s safe to assume the hottest ticket will be the home opener and banner raising vs the Washington... Read more »

Kruger re-ups, no surgery for Hossa

Kruger re-ups, no surgery for Hossa
Friday afternoon, the Blackhawks announced they’ve agreed to terms with restricted free agent Marcus Kruger.  The center signed a two year deal, and will likely return to his role as 4th line center with the Blackhawks.  According to Capgeek.com, Kruger will carry an annual cap hit of $1,325,000. Kruger was the final piece of the NHL... Read more »

All By Myself : My Game Six Experience

All By Myself : My Game Six Experience
No Blackhawk fan will ever forget where they were June 24th, 2013…the night the Blackhawks captured their second Stanley Cup Championship in four seasons. Maybe you were one of the fortunate souls at the Garden in Boston, like my 670 The Score compatriots Dan McNeil and Matt Spiegel.  Perhaps you were arm and arm with... Read more »
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Buckle up, Hawk fans...it's going to be a long series

Buckle up, Hawk fans...it's going to be a long series
It’s never easy to win a Stanley Cup. When the Blackhawks won it in 2010, maybe it seemed too easy.  That memorable season, the Hawks had their share of scares in the playoffs, but did it ever really feel like they wouldn’t win?  Not to me.  The Hawks were so much better, so much deeper... Read more »

Toews wins Selke Trophy

Toews wins Selke Trophy
Friday, the NHL announced that Blackhawk captain Jonathan Toews has won the 2013 Frank J. Selke Memorial Trophy.  The Selke is given annually to the forward who demonstrates the most skill in the defensive component of the game. Toews finished this season with a plus-28 rating, good for third best in the NHL.  He also led... Read more »

Drop the puck! Game One is almost here

Drop the puck! Game One is almost here
A lot of things are on my mind before tonight’s Game One of the Stanley Cup Final, so I’ll just go point to point and you can sort out my insane ramblings. –  I don’t like the fact that Brandon Bollig is in the lineup over Viktor Stalberg.  I know Stalberg hasn’t exactly set the... Read more »
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Where's the swagger, Hawk fans?

Where's the swagger, Hawk fans?
After last night’s 4-3 overtime win over the Los Angeles Kings, the Chicago Blackhawks are headed to the Stanley Cup Final for the second time in four seasons. Let’s recap the 2013 season : The Blackhawks won the President’s Trophy for best record in the league.  In fact, had the season not been shortened by... Read more »

Hawks drop Game 3 in LA

Hawks drop Game 3 in LA
Tuesday night, the Los Angeles Kings team everyone expected showed up, and they skated away with a 3-1 victory.  The Kings played the Hawks physically, pressuring their D and forcing turnovers early.  They also got the Hawks off their games in the 2nd period.  Patrick Sharp took two frustration penalties, and Duncan Keith earned himself... Read more »

Blackhawks force Game 6 with 4-1 win over Wings

Blackhawks force Game 6 with 4-1 win over Wings
That’s more like it, huh? Since the final horn sounded in the Hawks 4-1 Game 5 win over the Detroit Red Wings, fans and media have been welcoming back the Hawks they all knew and loved. It’s amazing what a competent powerplay can do, isn’t it? Most of Saturday’s game looked like Games 1,3 and... Read more »
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Red Wings take series lead with 3-1 win over Hawks

Red Wings take series lead with 3-1 win over Hawks
Over the next 48 hours, you, the Blackhawk fan, are going to hear a number of common themes.  Desire, hustle, TWTW, and intimidation.  These were the words infecting my Twitter feed like a zombie-fied strain of the the Bird Flu sprinkled with a little SARS and Mad Cow.  None of these narratives are accurate or... Read more »