1. Chicago Blackhawks Tie Road Record Streak, Continue Torrid Play

    Chicago is in the driver's seat. Despite another fast-paced game played by the San Jose Sharks, the Chicago Blackhawks took another bite out of one of the NHL's best teams...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about almost 5 years ago 339 reads 16 comments

  2. Thoughts from a Blackhawks Victory

    Yesterday's Game 1 victory, fair-weathered and die-hard fans a great first game, and a lot of high hopes for a high-powered series with handfuls of intense moments...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about almost 5 years ago 203 reads 12 comments

  3. Three Critical Match-Ups For Chicago Conclusion: Niemi Vs. Nabokov

    Experience vs. youth. The known vs. The unknown. The Russian vs. The Fin. Two different goaltenders leading their teams by protecting the back of the net. It's been said countless times that a hot goaltender wins you championships...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about almost 5 years ago 200 reads 0 comments

  4. 2010 NHL Playoffs: Critical Match-Ups for the Chicago Blackhawks Part II

    It has been a treat to watch two hockey players my age mature into a force on the blueline. I have been amazed at how two young defensemen have molded what has turned out to be one of the best defensive corps in hockey today...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about almost 5 years ago 80 reads 0 comments

  5. Three Critical Match-Ups For Chicago Part One: Hawks PK Vs. Sharks PP

    Two powerful lines, strong defensive presence, and lightning-quick decision making. Is this something a power play or penalty kill should have? How about both? In the case of the Chicago Blackhawks penalty kill, it possesses all of those qualities...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about almost 5 years ago 356 reads 7 comments

  6. Troy Brouwer, Dad, Key Factors Against San Jose Sharks

    The Chicago Blackhawks have a special place in my heart for one reason: My Dad. About 90 percent of the Blackhawks games I have watched in my life have been with him. Not being able to watch a game and bond with him would throw me off...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about almost 5 years ago 339 reads 2 comments

  7. Ranking the 30 NHL Logos

    It is always fun to get the opinions of what others think about hundreds of sports topics. One that always comes to mind is logos...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about almost 5 years ago 12,004 reads 18 comments

  8. Vancouver Canucks: Wannabe Punks

    Vancouver loves to play a hard-nosed, rough and tumble type of game to compliment their high volume of scoring...kind of. What you may not realize is that the "feared" Canucks are only rough when they want to be...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about almost 5 years ago 166 reads 5 comments

  9. As Seen On Television-Sox Still As Bad In Person

    Tuesday was my first chance to see the Chicago White Sox in person. Thankfully, it didn't cost me a penny, because if they did, who knows if I would've seen them this year know I'd have to pay to see them play at the mediocre rate they are performing...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about almost 5 years ago 51 reads 0 comments

  10. 3 Reasons to Ignore Chicago Baseball

    Spring is in the air...so are the home run balls hit off of White Sox and Cubs pitchers. It appears to be another sad, slow start to another agonizing season on the north and south sides of Chicago...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about almost 5 years ago 53 reads 0 comments

  11. Hawkeytown? Here's 5 Reasons Why

    Chicago continues to be one of the richest and emotionally charged sports cities in the world. With not a lot of championships to show compared to other historical cities, the debate ...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about almost 5 years ago 498 reads 2 comments