1. Chicago Blackhawks: 5 Players to Watch in Game 1 vs. Detroit Red Wings

    The Chicago Blackhawks begin the second round of the playoffs Wednesday night against the Detroit Red Wings . Fans on both sides of the rivalry are anticipating a great Western Conference semifinal series...

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  2. NHL Playoffs: Why the Chicago Blackhawks Will Beat the Detroit Red Wings in 6

    The Chicago Blackhawks will win their Western Conference semifinal against the Detroit Red Wings in six games. Boy, that was easy to predict. Now comes the tough part...

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  3. Chicago Blackhawks: What to Make from Tweaks to the Lineup in Practice

    The Chicago Blackhawks ' Joel Quenneville made a few adjustments to his lineup at Saturday morning's practice. It wasn't the same faces in the same places, that's for sure. There are a lot of ways that one could read into the practice line shakeup..

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  4. Chicago Blackhawks: Who's Next? Detroit Would Be Great in 2nd Round

    The Chicago Blackhawks may not have to wait long to learn of their next opponent in the Stanley Cup playoffs. They may have the weekend off, but they may have their Western Conference semifinal foe before hitting the sheets Friday night...

    Jon Fromi Written by Jon Fromi about 1 year ago 5,452 reads 11 comments

  5. Chicago Blackhawks: 5 Questions Going into Game 5

    The Chicago Blackhawks are back in the United Center for Game 5 of their Western Conference quarterfinal against the Minnesota Wild . The series could end Thursday with a Blackhawks victory...

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  6. Chicago Blackhawks: Grinding Out Game 4 Victory over Minnesota Wild Great Sign

    The Chicago Blackhawks weren't able to put together the flashy performance that fans like to see in Game 4 of their Western Conference quarterfinal series with the Minnesota Wild Tuesday night...

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  7. Chicago Blackhawks: 5 Players to Watch in Game 4

    The Chicago Blackhawks find themselves in a position to respond to a physical Game 3 defeat at the hands of the Minnesota Wild ...

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  8. Chicago Blackhawks: Jonathan Toews and the Top Line Still Looking to Click

    The Chicago Blackhawks nearly swiped Game 3 of their Western Conference quarterfinal series in Minnesota Sunday afternoon. The Wild 's 3-2 overtime win doesn't come as a surprise in that the urgency was squarely in the Minnesota camp...

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  9. Chicago Blackhawks: Time to Deliver Game 3 Knockout Blow vs. Minnesota Wild

    The Chicago Blackhawks should get everything they can handle from the Minnesota Wild Sunday afternoon. Despite this, the Blackhawks should be prepared to put an early end to this Western Conference quarterfinal series...

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  10. NHL Playoffs: Chicago Blackhawks Depth Evident in Game 2 Win over Minnesota Wild

    The Chicago Blackhawks have a host of stars that compare with any NHL club. However, it's the depth on both sides of the puck that was on full display Friday night in the Blackhawks' Game 2 triumph over the Minnesota Wild ...

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  11. Chicago Blackhawks Game 2 Preview: Forget Dave Bolland, for Now

    Chicago Blackhawks forward Dave Bolland isn't coming to antagonize the Minnestoa Wild . Bolland 's lock down defense that has been his calling card in recent postseasons ...

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  12. Chicago Blackhawks: 5 Things to Take from Game 1 Victory over Minnesota Wild

    The Chicago Blackhawks needed 16 extra minutes to do so, but prevailed in Game 1 of their Western Conference Quarterfinal series with the Minnesota Wild ...

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  13. Chicago Blackhawks: What to Watch for in Game 1 vs. Minnesota Wild

    The Chicago Blackhawks take the first step on the long road to the Stanley Cup Tuesday night. The 'Hawks host the Minnesota Wild in Game 1 of their Western Conference quarterfinal series after a dominating regular-season performance...

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  14. Chicago Blackhawks: 5 Players Who Might Surprise by Appearing in the Playoffs

    The Chicago Blackhawks have plenty of options for their lineup Tuesday night when the hunt for the Stanley Cup officially begins for the team...

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  15. Chicago Blackhawks: Potential Black Aces for the Playoff Run

    The Chicago Blackhawks are readying themselves for what they hope is a lengthy postseason run. For several of the organization's prospects, there is a good chance they will be coming along for the ride...

    Jon Fromi Written by Jon Fromi about 1 year ago 4,018 reads 4 comments

  16. Chicago Blackhawks: Time to Give Brandon Pirri His Shot at Second-Line Center

    The Chicago Blackhawks have been looking for some offensive punch in the middle of their second forward line for ages. The organization has a player who can potentially fill that role...

    Jon Fromi Written by Jon Fromi about 1 year ago 2,776 reads 24 comments

  17. Chicago Blackhawks: Carter Hutton Deserves a Start Saturday

    The Chicago Blackhawks have sewn up the top seed in the Western Conference. Last night's overtime win over Nashville gave them eight straight wins. The 'Hawks honored longtime announcer Pat Foley Friday night...

    Jon Fromi Written by Jon Fromi about over 1 year ago 2,592 reads 2 comments

  18. Chicago Blackhawks: An O-for-April Power Play Is Cause for at Least Some Concern

    The Chicago Blackhawks are flying high as the regular season winds down, but there are still areas of concern with this hockey team...

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  19. Chicago Blackhawks: Game with Red Wings Could Be Playoff Preview

    The Chicago Blackhawks could be getting a taste of a possible first-round, playoff matchup Friday night when they host the Detroit Red Wings ...

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  20. Chicago Blackhawks Farm Report: Rostislav Olesz CCM/AHL's Player of the Week

    The Chicago Blackhawks sent Rostislav Olesz to their AHL affiliate in Rockford following his recovery from knee surgery last month. Olesz and Steve Montador have wasted little time pitching into the IceHogs ' push for the postseason...

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  21. Chicago Blackhawks: Patrick Sharp Set to Return...How About at Center?

    The Chicago Blackhawks head to Minnesota minus Dave Bolland but will have the potential center that could put them over the top in the 2013 season. That player could very well be Patrick Sharp ...

    Jon Fromi Written by Jon Fromi about over 1 year ago 2,075 reads 5 comments

  22. Chicago White Sox: Jose Quintana and Nate Jones Off to Frosty Starts

    The Chicago White Sox are used to some chilly nights in early April as they get the season started. Friday night, in their series opener with the Seattle Mariners , two hurlers ...

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  23. Chicago Blackhawks: Is Dave Bolland Injured or Just Overmatched on Second Line?

    Chicago Blackhawks center Dave Bolland has been the subject of talk amongst fans as the 2013 season has progressed. It's safe to say that Bolland has failed to meet the expectations set for him when play began in January...

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  24. Chicago Blackhawks: The Arrival and Departure of Prospects in Rockford

    Rockford, Ill., home of the Chicago Blackhawks ' AHL affiliate, the Rockford IceHogs , has been a hot travel destination for 'Hawks prospects of late. It's been hard to keep track of all the comings and goings in the past week...

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  25. NHL Trades: Chicago Blackhawks Shuffle Prospects but No Major Moves

    For Chicago Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman, the NHL trade deadline came and went without a big move. With a team currently at the top of the Western Conference, that can't come as a complete surprise...

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