Monthly Archives: September 2009

Your 2009-2010 Chicago Blackhawks

The opening roster for the Blackhawks has officially been set.  Somehow, Radek Smolenak made such an amazing impression in two games that the Hawks couldn’t start the season without him.  Another peculiar development was the Hawks decision to carry three goalies to start the season.  That … Continue reading

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Hawks Lose Imaginary Trophy; Pre-Season OVAH!

In a game where the Blackhawks played with the intensity of their final pre-season game and their opponents, the ZSC Zurich Lions, played like it was late May, the result was a 2-1 victory to the home side.  The Hawks … Continue reading

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Blackhawks 9, HC Davos (Swiss) 2

I’ll keep it short and sweet.  A lengthy write-up of a game Brian Bickell dominated parts of would be a waste of everyone’s time.  A few thoughts, though: Patrick Kane looked like what Wayne Gretzky must’ve looked like playing Bantam … Continue reading

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2009-2010 Player Preview: #19 Jonathan Toews

It’s no mistake we left the Jonathan Toews’ Player Preview for last.  He is the straw that stirs the proverbial drink; he’s the captain; and he’s the undisputed leader of the Western Conference finalist Blackhawks. And, God, are we glad … Continue reading

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Central Division Off-Season – For Dummies

Bobby and I had the privilege once again to contribute to the fine publication known as The Committed Indian.  Here’s what we had to say. _____________________________________ The 2008-2009 season was a banner year for the former laughingstock known as the … Continue reading

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