It’s not an elimination game Wednesday night, but it’s still do or die for the Blackhawks.
The Hawks have now gone the last two games with only one goal total and that has to change.
The Bruins evened the Stanley Cup Final at 1-1 with a 2-1 overtime win over the Blackhawks.
The Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks have been called mirror images of each other because both teams roll four lines, have active defenses and superb goaltending.
Three wins away from his second Stanley Cup Final victory and Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews has been named the winner of the 2013 Frank J. Selke Trophy.
Andrew Shaw skated off to the side and pumped his arms furiously. One shot from the right point plus two deflections was just enough to beat Tuukka Rask in the fifth-longest Stanley Cup finals game in history.
Known as the youngsters of the 2010 Cup-winning Chicago Blackhawks, the duo simply referred to as “Kane & Toews” is now striving to be the veterans of the 2013 Stanley Cup Champions.
The Boston Bruins are an impressive team, taking the Eastern Conference by sweeping the heavily favored Pittsburgh Penguins.
New series. New opponent. New lines.
Slava Voynov had a goal and an assist, Jonathan Quick made 19 saves, and the Los Angeles Kings beat Chicago 3-1 in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals on Tuesday night, trimming the Blackhawks’ series lead to 2-1.
he Blackhawks are looking fast and shaggy like so many others on the hockey playoff ice.
Patrick Sharp and Marian Hossa scored in the second period, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Los Angeles Kings 2-1 on Saturday in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.
Brent Seabrook sent a wrist shot past goalie Jimmy Howard’s glove 3:35 into overtime to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 2-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings in Game 7 of their second-round playoff series on Wednesday night.
Stars are stars and role players, role players. But in these Stanley cup playoffs, the Blackhawks role players are playing like stars.
Quenneville had his team prepared for Game 6 and he will get his team to a fever pitch for game 7.
With their season on the line, the Blackhawks nearly coughed up their Stanley Cup chances with a dreadful second period.
After three straight games of frustration, it all came together for the Blackhawks Saturday night in a 4-1 win over the Red Wings that kept their season alive.
What do you do when the captain needs a captain?
It is no longer a shrug-your-shoulders matter.
Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews is a finalist for the Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award, which is presented to the player who exemplifies great leadership qualities to his team, on and off the ice during the regular season.