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These keep getting better every year. The Chicago Blackhawks introduction videos. The “hit the ice” videos that show Blackhawks players in Chicago CGIed into a Chicago landscape. With very dramatic music. I loved that this year’s Blackhawks video includes the Chicago Board of Trade/Options Exchange. They can ditch the Bluesmobile from the vid though. The extreme over-association of Chicago with the Blues Brothers has gone on long enough.
Oh, and any association of the city with Jim Belushi needs to be terminated effectively. If Belushi was publicly silenced immediately- not soon enough. Anyways, i saw this Blackhawks video in person for the first time last night; as this was my first Blackhawks hockey game I’ve been to in three or four years. It’s unfortunate that they lost to the St. Louis Blues 4-3 in a shootout.
And it helps to rekindle my interest- I need something to write about when college basketball ends! And college football spring practice is…..uhm no, I’m not going to be ...
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After a soft performance on Thursday night, the Blackhawks played a complete game in Nashville on Saturday afternoon. A perfect Ray Emery led the Hawks to a 1-0 victory in the first of two games in two days against the Predators. … Continue reading →The post Ray Emery, Blackhawks Shutout Preds appeared first on Committed Indians.
Patrick Sharp and Dave Bolland have not traveled with the team to Nashville for the game on Saturday. Bolland is reportedly dealing with a lower-body injury.The post Bolland, Sharp Out Saturday appeared first on Committed Indians.
Bryan Bickell scored in the first period, and Ray Emery made 20 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Nashville Predators 1-0 Saturday for their third win in four games.
The Blackhawks improved to 12-0-1 against the Central Division this season and moved closer to clinching the playoff berth.
The Blackhawks won their third against Nashville this season and second in six days...
CHICAGO (AP) Defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk scored the deciding goal in the sixth round of the shootout and the St. Louis Blues came back for a 4-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night.
With the tiebreaker knotted at 3-3, Shattenkirk beat Corey Crawford with a high shot on the goalie's left side.
Chris Stewart, Andy McDonald and Alexander Steen also connected in...
Defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk scored the deciding goal in the sixth round of the shootout and the St. Louis Blues came back for a 4-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night.
With the tiebreaker at 3-3, Shattenkirk beat Corey Crawford with a wrist shot high on the goalie's left side.
Chris Stewart, Andy McDonald and Alexander Steen also connected in the shootout as...
Jonathan Toews had a goal and an assist tonight. Not mention a shootout goal to boot, but defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk scored the decisive goal in the sixth round of a shootout as the St. Louis Blues came back to defeat Toews and the Chicago Blackhawks.
With the tiebreaker knotted 3-3, Shattenkirk beat Corey Crawford with a wrist shot high on the goalie’s left side. Captain Serious...
#Blackhawks goaltender Ray Emery on the Predators: "That’s a team you have to really play some boring hockey against."
— Chris Kuc (@ChrisKuc) April 6, 2013
The Chicago Blackhawks may be atop the Western Conference standings, but their recent lackluster play in the third period has been a concern.
They seek a more complete effort Saturday when they begin a home-and-home set with the struggling Nashville Predators in Music City.
Chicago's record-setting 24-game point streak seems like a distant memory due to spotty play of late...
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Chicago Blackhawks @ Nashville Predators
Bridgestone Arena, Nashville
The Hawks are 6-5-1 since the streak ended, and face yet another, big, physical Western team in the Predators this afternoon. Patrick Sharp remains out and is joined in sick bay by Dave Bolland. So this is a test. Ray Emery gets the call and...
The Nashville Predators and Chicago Blackhawks start a home-and-home at Bridgestone Arena in a matinee match. Nashville is 15-15-8 with 38 points and 11th in the Western Conference. Chicago is 27-5-4 with 58 points and 1st in the Western Conference. Puck drops at 2:07pm CT.
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Nashville’s playoff hopes may be all but a pipe dream now after a 1-0 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks during a 2pm matinee tilt at Bridgestone Arena.
Ray Emery stopped all 20 shots he faced and the Hawks received a goal from Bryan Bickell to put the Predators 14 points away from playoff contention elimination, by either separation...