1. Here Come the Mighty Chicago Blackhawks?

    "Here come the 'Hawks!" was the song I was reciting earlier this week. But, now its more to the tune of "Love or Confusion" by Jimi Hendrix. I never listen to him, but that's the best thing I could think of when I Googled my situation...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 4 years ago 312 reads 3 comments

  2. Chicago's Pastime: Baseball

    The year was 1870. And, only one team existed in the great city of Chicago: The Chicago White Stockings. Today, those teams are separated by: the loop, Soldier Field, the Sears Tower, and all the tussle of the “Windy City...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about 5 years ago 48 reads 0 comments

  3. This Sunday No Good for the Chicago Blackhawks and Illinois State Redbirds

    The Chicago Blackhawks (36-19-9) fell to the last place Colorado Avalanche (29-36-1) today, by a score of 5-1 (worst home loss of the season), in front of a Chicago crowd at the United Center earlier today...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 113 reads 1 comments

  4. Illinois State-Northern Iowa: Redbirds Fall In Double Overtime

    The Redbird Arena was packed tonight, about 8,000-some filled the crowd to make one epic night of ISU basketball.Unfortunately, the 'Birds were not able to hang on to the lead when it came crunch time...

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  5. The Chicago Cubs Have Many Unanswered "Q's" Heading Down to The Desert

    Here we go, my first Chicago Cubs' article of the 2009 season! I cannot wait for April 6th! Hopefully, all of these articles will be positive during this journey towards October. Today (Friday, Feb...

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  6. The 10 Best Extreme Athletes To Play in the X-Games

    According to Encarta® World English Dictionary, an "extreme sport" is "a sport considered more dangerous and thrilling than ordinary sports and often involving hazardous airborne stunts and tricks...

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  7. Blackhawks-Oilers: Chicago Continues the Road-Trip, Begins the Canada Trip

    The Chicago Blackhawks (28-13-8) may not be undefeated during the entire season, but after beating the Edmonton Oilers (25-22-3) by a score of 3-1, the 'Hawks continue their perfect record of 10-0-0 against teams in Canada this season...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 78 reads 0 comments

  8. Blackhawks-Sharks: Chicago Ends the Cali Trip with a Big Win

    What do you do when you're sick on a Saturday night during the college life? Perhaps watch movies, TV, or read a book? Well, luckily for me, I got to catch the Chicago Blackhawks ...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 109 reads 2 comments

  9. Blackhawks-Ducks: 'Bulin Wall Stands Tall in Anaheim, Defeats "Not-So Mighty"

    The Chicago Blackhawks (26-12-8) started off the second-longest road trip in franchise history last night against the Anaheim Ducks (24-22-5). They came out with a well-deserved 3-2 victory...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 73 reads 0 comments

  10. Key to the Chicago Blackhawks' Success: The All-Star Break

    The Chicago Blackhawks (25-12-8) were shut out by the St. Louis Blues (19-23-4) on Wednesday, Jan. 23 by a score of 2-0. The loss was devastating, especially since they were at the Friendly Confines of the United Center...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 126 reads 5 comments

  11. Chicago Sports: Blackhawks & Bears, Vol. 3

    Chicago Blackhawks I couldn't be happier leaving the United Center on Wednesday night for multiple reasons. But for the sake of order, let's begin with the start of my night...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 64 reads 2 comments

  12. Blackhawks-Senators: Kris Versteeg Not in Lineup, Nikolai Khabibulin Could Be

    The unexpected fight Sunday night between Kris Versteeg (Chicago Blackhawks) and Kyle Turris (Phoenix Coyotes) ended in an automatic one-game suspension for Versteeg. That game will take place on Wednesday, Dec...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 152 reads 6 comments

  13. Chicago Sports: Bears & Blackhawks, Vol. 2

    Sunday was a great day for the world of sports in Chicago. The Bears were able to take control over the Jaguars, and the Blackhawks destroyed the Coyotes. Let's take a look at the two teams in depth...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 75 reads 1 comments

  14. Mark Grace Will Have to Wait; Len Kasper and Bob Brenly to Stay

    Growing up as an avid Chicago Cubs fan, I had many childhood favorites. One of the main Cub players I enjoyed watching was No. 17, first baseman Mark Grace. Grace was always a joy to watch on the field and at bat...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 608 reads 2 comments

  15. Chicago Sports Preview: Bulls, Bears, and Blackhawks. Vol. 1

    Well, Thanksgiving is over and it's time to head back to school for finals. Before I do, let's quickly preview/recap the Bulls, Bears, and Blackhawks...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 488 reads 0 comments

  16. Blackhawks-Sharks: The "Circus Trip" Continues

    Wow, Chicago hockey has been pretty sweet this year. I am enjoying the 'Hawks play more and more each day (especially with the unfortunate play of the Bulls and the way the Bears have been so inconsistent)...

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  17. Chicago Blackhawks Rake the Leafs in the End

    The Chicago Blackhawks struggled on defense to begin this game, but proved themselves worthy in the end by winning, 5-4, in overtime...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 88 reads 1 comments

  18. Blackhawks-Maple Leafs: An Original Six Showdown in Toronto

    I am officially on Thanksgiving break, so that means I am at home, which also means I can watch the 'Hawks games on WGN; just in time for another " original six showdown." Saturday, Nov...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 133 reads 2 comments

  19. Attention Chicago Hockey Fans: Vote for Your Blackhawks!

    With the conclusion of the Presidential election, this online NHL balloting should be no sweat. The Chicago Blackhawks have so many fans, so where are all the votes? The rivaled Red Wings currently hold the top three spots in the All-Star Ballot...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 181 reads 3 comments

  20. Mark Teahen to the North Side?

    The fact is simple and we all know it: The Chicago Cubs need left-handed hitting for next year. According to the The Kansas City Star, the Cubs are looking at Mark Teahen as a more cost-efficient solution to the left-handed hitting fiasco...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 383 reads 17 comments

  21. Kris Versteeg: The Chicago Blackhawks' Most Underrated Player

    Ironically, my most underrated Blackhawk pick was drafted 134th overall in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft by the Boston Bruins...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 309 reads 2 comments

  22. Blackhawks-Bruins: An Original-Six Showdown in Chicago

    The Chicago Blackhawks (8-3-3) will be facing off against the Boston Bruins (7-3-3) at the United Center on Wednesday, November 12 at 7:30 PM. Both teams are serious contenders for a Stanley Cup this year...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 124 reads 3 comments

  23. Chicago Blackhawks: The Halloween Series

    The Chicago Blackhawks (3-3-3) will be up against the Dallas Stars (4-4-2) on "Trick-O-Treat" night. Unfortunately, I will not be able to watch the game again since my college does not have WGN-local, Versus, or Comcast Sportsnet Plus...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 166 reads 4 comments

  24. The Cubs Might Be the First Team to Play at "The House That Ruth (Didn't) Built"

    Besides GM Jim Hendry and starting pitcher Rich Harden extending their stay with the North Siders, the offseason hasn't been too exciting. Then again, it's still early. I guess I'm just eager to watch Cubs baseball again...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 627 reads 4 comments

  25. Friday Night Lights at Red Grange Field

    How good is your high school football team? This past Friday, my high school team shut out Glenbard East 40-0. The fact is simple: When I was a senior at Wheaton Warrenville South High School ...

    Craig Nuzzo Written by Craig Nuzzo about over 5 years ago 542 reads 1 comments