Monthly Archives: September 2009

Wild With Concern (Game @ UC, 7:30 pm CST)

And, the Blackhawks’ 0-3 start to the preseason had you concerned?  The guys at Hockey Wilderness, a Minnesota Wild blog, are thinking of jumping, having the following to say regarding the Wild’s Thursday night loss to the Blues: Tonight was … Continue reading

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Empty Spaces

I said last week how results in the pre-season are largely meaningless and all that matters is the Blackhawks get out of it in one piece.  Well, here we are three games in and the Hawks have suffered injuries in … Continue reading

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Before we each sell our season tickets in light of the recent announcement that Adam Burish will miss six months due to knee surgery, note the Blackhawks’ record, referenced above, during the 17-game stretch in the middle of last season which Burish missed … Continue reading

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And So It Begins….

All that forward depth the Hawks have boasted about will be put to the test very quickly.  Adam Burish tore his ACL on Sunday night and will be out for the next 6 months.  With still no word on Dave … Continue reading

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2009-2010 Player Preview: #7 Brent Seabrook

2008-2009 Recap Entering the 2008-’09 season, many wondered whether Brent Seabrook was a legitimate first-pairing NHL defenseman or just another average, slow-footed, Lyle Odelein look-alike blue liner.  Following the signing of a $10.5 million three-year deal in February of 2008, it was … Continue reading

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