Chicago Blackhawks at Ottawa Senators

The Chicago Blackhawks pay their only visit to the Canadian Tire Centre on Thursday, December 3rd. Even if the Blackhawks aren’t thrilled to be back out on the road, after a two week road trip and only one stop at home on Tuesday night before heading out again, Ottawa Senators fans will be looking forward to this Read more

Ducks vs. Blackhawks: A Series to Remember

If you haven’t been watching the Chicago Blackhawks take on the Anaheim Ducks in the Western Conference Final, you are missing the best hockey of the playoffs so far. In every playoffs, there emerges one series where two teams are so well matched, play so strongly against each other that it is labelled the best, Read more

NHL Mid-Season Awards

With everyone but the Boston Bruins having played at least 24 of the 48 games in this shortened NHL season, it’s time to take a look at who is leading their respective packs when it comes to the NHL awards. While individual awards are by no means the epitome of hockey, as the Stanley Cup Read more

Thunder Hawks

It’s become such a phenomenon that Lebron James of the Miami Heat, who have been on quite a tear themselves – winning 15 straight – sent his regards over twitter to the Chicago Blackhawks for their surreal unbeaten streak of 24 games, 30 if you count back to the end of the last regular season. Read more

A Few Surprises Among NHL’s Top 10 Scorers

Nearing the halfway point of this shortened NHL season, it’s interesting to see the familiar and not so familiar faces that dot the NHL’s scoring leader board. Among the top 10 scorers in the NHL are regulars such as Sidney Crosby and Steven Stamkos (both currently tied for 1st in scoring with 31 points apiece, Read more

Who Can Beat the Blackhawks?

Chicago started of the season hot. But so did the Canucks, the Devils, the Bruins, the Canadiens, the Lightning and a couple more teams. Yet, while the rest of the teams have more or less cooled, the Blackhawks sit atop the NHL 25% of the way through the season, having yet to lose a game Read more

Scoring, Goaltending and Big Hits

With the first week of NHL action consuming fans at a ravenous pace, it’s amazing to note the skill, action and intensity that was missing during the lockout. Though the first few games of the season have shown the rust that a four month lockout can cause, it has reminded us of the incredible plays Read more

The Most Productive NHL Draft Picks: 2005-2009

Highlight of the Night: Kari Lehtonen STONES Ray Whitney Since the lockout in 2005, there have been 7 NHL Entry Drafts and, along with all of those new draft classes, have come a brand new generation of stars. Evolving into a young man’s game, there’s no doubt that the “under-25″ crowd dominates the highlight reels Read more