Posts in category "Sheldon Brookbank"

Random thoughts on eve of circus trip

Random thoughts on eve of circus trip
As the Blackhawks embark on their annual circus trip, I wanted to dump some of my random thoughts, for your reading pleasure. - First off…I’m excited for this trip.  The Hawks have a few matchups against opponents that intrigue. Tuesday, they face-off against their new divisional rival, the Colorado Avalanche, for the first time this... Read more »

Random Trade Deadline Musings

Random Trade Deadline Musings
This is my favorite time of the hockey season.  For whatever reason, the trade deadline frenzy has always excited me as a hockey fan.  I remember, back in the day, I’d be in front of two computers, tuned in to Canadian radio, and parked in front of the TV for hours, just waiting to hear... Read more »

Hawks stay perfect in Columbus, face Red Wings tonight

Hawks stay perfect in Columbus, face Red Wings tonight
It was one of the uglier games of hockey I’ve seen this season, but the result is all that matters.  The Blackhawks edged the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 Saturday night in what can only be described as a sloppy and frustrating game. The Hawks came out lethargic in the first period.  The Blue Jackets shut... Read more »
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Random thoughts on the upcoming Blackhawks season

Random thoughts on the upcoming Blackhawks season
Now that the ugliness of the lockout is behind us, I’ve been spending most of my day (and NHL 13 video game season) contemplating how the 2013-13 (heh) Blackhawks will look and what we can expect from the season. - I’m concerned about the top six.  Yes, Jonathan Toews, Marian Hossa, Patrick Kane and Patrick... Read more »

Red Light District Mailbag - Summer Edition

Red Light District Mailbag - Summer Edition
It’s that time of year again.  Yep…late July, where nothing is happening on Planet Blackhawk.  That means that blog ideas are few and far between.  With that in mind, I asked my Twitter followers to send in some questions.  Here they are, in all their uncensored glory. Paul Z : “How tight is the leash... Read more »

Blackhawks agree to terms with D Sheldon Brookbank

Blackhawks agree to terms with D Sheldon Brookbank
It took a few hours, but the Blackhawks have made their first plunge into the free agency pool.  Former Anaheim defenseman Sheldon Brookbank is now a Blackhawk, after agreeing to terms on a two year, $2.5 million dollar deal. That contract will carry a $1.25 million cap hit. While the signing of Brookbank is far... Read more »
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