Al Montoya made 34 saves in his first win in his hometown and Andrew Ladd scored his 150th goal, leading the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-1 victory over the slumping Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday.
In the NHL (and most other sports), rivalries are grown and cultivated by playoff series.
Former Blackhawks forward Andrew Ladd has signed a long-term extension with the Winnipeg Jets, the team announced Tuesday.
In a press conference on Tuesday morning True North Sports and Entertainment announced that they have have purchased the Atlanta Thrashers organization and plan to move the team to Winnipeg for this upcoming NHL season.
After winning the Stanley Cup, the Chicago Blackhawks went through a much publicized roster overhaul. A year later, the Blackhawks’ of season will be focused on filling team needs instead of cutting salary.
Tonight will be a reunion of sort, as the 2010 Chicago Blackhawks square off against the Atlanta Thrashers and four members of last year’s Stanley Cup Championship team.
Saturday night, it was former Blackhawk vs former Blackhawk as Dustin Byfuglien had to face Anti Niemi in a Thrashers vs Sharks game. Byfuglien scored a few game winning goals on the Blackhawks against the Sharks during the playoffs and he did it again.
ATLANTA (AP) Dustin Byfuglien looks to his left and sees Ben Eager. Just across the room, there’s Brent Sopel and Andrew Ladd. At the end of last season, all four were hoisting the Stanley Cup […]
DULUTH, Ga. (AP) Dustin Byfuglien wreaked havoc around the net in the Stanley Cup playoffs last season, tying for the team lead with 11 goals as the Chicago Blackhawks won the championship. Now he is […]
Add Andrew Ladd and Adam Burish to the list of former Chicago Blackhawks, as they both departed the Windy City on Thursday, with Ladd leaving via trade and Burish going via free agency. Are the […]