NHL Headlines Of The WeekThings are beginning to heat up around the NHL as we approach the quarter-mark of the 2017-2018 NHL season. Here are this week's top NHL headlines.
NHL Headlines Of The WeekWith the baseball season coming to an end tonight, it's time to shift focus towards the NHL, where things are just starting to heat up.
Blues Edge Blackhawks To Move Into 1st In CentralOlli Jokinen and David Backes scored in the second period.
Zawaski: Right Back Where We Started FromJay Zawaski breaks down the storylines of a Blackhawks-Blues series tied 2-2.
Keith, Toews Neither Admit Nor Deny Saying 'Wakey, Wakey' To BackesThe teams engaged in trash talk after Brent Seabrook's vicious hit on David Backes.
Baffoe: Let's Mock Dumb Reactions To The Seabrook HitBrent Seabrook's hit on David Backes was dirty, and Tim Baffoe will explain why for those who don't get it.
Brent Seabrook Suspended Three Games For Hit On David BackesBlackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook will be suspended for three games after delivering a hit to David Backes of the St. Louis Blues
Bernstein: Blackhawks Party Could End EarlyInstead of another long burn to a Stanley Cup that could cement their teams of the 2010s in league history, this could be remembered instead for the coach’s $25,000 crotch-grab and the game-misconduct headhunting.
Zawaski: Bad Penalties, Dirty Play Sink Hawks In Game 2The Blackhawks are in deep trouble, and have no one to blame but themselves.
Zawaski: Despite Game One Loss, Blackhawks Far From FinishedFor Blackhawk fans, Thursday night's 4-3 triple overtime loss to the St. Louis Blues hurt like hell.
Blues Beat Blackhawks 4-3 In 3 OTsAlexander Steen scored at 26 seconds of the third overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 4-3 victory over the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night.
Zawaski: Blackhawks-Blues MailbagJay Zawaski breaks down the critical individual matchups and St. Louis' physicality.
Team USA's David Backes Brings Home Stray Dogs From SochiThe two puppies will be given to good homes soon.
Team USA Hockey Crushes Slovakia, 7-1The Americans scored six goals in a 14-minute stretch in the second period.
Bernstein: Blackhawks Fans More Unified, This Time AroundIf there is any grumbling still going on, I can’t hear it.