Thursday, June 17, 2021

Blackhawks take act back on the road

The Blackhawks began their two week road-trip with a victory Wednesday night, overcoming the Mighty Disney Anaheim Ducks of Anaheim by a score of 3-2. The Blackhawks needed the boost after going 6-6 in the lackluster month of January, including a drubbing by the rival Red Wings at the Winter Classic.

NHL bans pregame warm-ups after key Stanley Cup injuries

In what has been a very challenging year for the National Hockey League, the latest controversial move by Commissioner Gary Bettman is a decision that bans teams taking part in a pregame warm-up.

Blackhawks sign 42-year-old Zamboni goalie after Lehner trade

Fresh from the success of his first NHL victory, would-be Carolina Hurricanes back-up to the back-up, 42-year-old emergency goalie Dave Ayres, was signed by the Blackhawks.

Blackhawks forward Hossa admits radioactive spiders were large part of rehab

Suspicions were confirmed during a recent game, when Hossa scurried over a glass wall and into the penalty box without opening the door.

Hawks sign Patrick Ewing, Patrick Stewart, Neil Patrick Harris

“For years I have played a character on television who has won numerous laser tag championships. If you fail to see how that translates onto the ice, just wait for it…”

Hawks to honor Chelios and play him on third line tonight against Detroit

Retired defenseman Chris Chelios will be honored by the Blackhawks tonight before they take the ice against the Red Wings, another of his former teams. In addition to honoring Chelios, the Blackhawks will add him to their third line for the foreseeable future.

‘Depressed’ Kane only to take home 3 or 4 girls from the bar tonight

Saddened by his team's flat performance in Saturday's 4-1 playoff loss to the Red Wings, Patrick Kane claimed to be "super depressed" and predicted he'd probably only take home three or four girls from the bar later this evening.