Monthly Archives: August 2009

Remember the Gloves?

By now, you’ve all likely seen the new Minnesota Wild third jersey.  Indeed, the photos were customarily leaked by Icethetics nearly a week ago and the team officially unveiled the new third threads last weekend at a State Fair event … Continue reading

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2009-2010 Player Preview: #2 Duncan Keith

2008-2009 Recap Duncan Keith’s season has been described by many astute Hawk fans as a tale of two halves; Duncan Keith pre-concussion and Duncan Keith post-concussion.  That’s not entirely true.  At the beginning of the season, Keith started right where … Continue reading

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Team Canada’s Hawks

Team Canada wrapped up its Olympic orientation camp yesterday, staging a scrimmage for 18,000 fans in Calgary’s Saddledome.  For a blow-by-blow wrap-up, Pierre LeBrun and Scott Burnside did a customarily nice job relaying the evening’s events. For the Blackhawks Cliff’s … Continue reading

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Plea Deal for Kane

The Patrick Kane Taxi Cab Squabble is officially ova.  He pleaded guilty this morning to disorderly conduct and as long as he stays out of trouble for the next year, then this will be just an embarassing footnote.  Instead of actually, … Continue reading

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2009-2010 Player Preview: #55 Ben Eager

2008-’09 Recap What can you say about Ben Eager?  In a season where he completely outperformed any fan’s reasonable expectations, he still left you feeling let down after his meltdown in the final two games of the playoffs.  During the … Continue reading

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