Category: Chicago Blackhawks

Using Vegas Odds To Determine The 2013-14 Stanley Cup Playoff Teams

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Vegas oddsmakers do not like to lose money, this is fact. A knowledgeable team of professionals create preseason odds attempting to minimize damage to the House in terms of money paid out. While there is no way of truly knowing…

Who Is Your Favourite NHL Goal Scorer Of All Time?

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The National Hockey League is filled with highly skilled finesse finishers and wicked wrist shot wiring offensive weapons. Some folks have their clear cut favourites, while others just sit back and enjoy the show. Over the years, many greats have…

High Hopes For The NHL’s Original 6 Franchises In 2013-14

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The 2012-13 season was a prosperous one for the Original 6 franchises in the National Hockey League. For the first time since 1996, the Montreal Canadiens, Toronto Maple Leafs, Detroit Red Wings, Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks and New York Rangers…

Canada’s Olympic Goaltender Possibilties

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Perhaps, for the first time since NHL players began participating in the Winter Olympics, Team Canada does not have a clear cut starting goaltender. In Nagano, Japan, circa 1998, Patrick Roy was the man. When 2002 rolled around, Martin Brodeur…

2013-14 NHL Season Preview: The Central Division

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The reigning Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks will begin the 2013-14 season as favourites to win the newly formed Central Division. The Hawks are joined by the Colorado Avalanche, Dallas Stars, Minnesota Wild, Nashville Predators, St. Louis Blues and Winnipeg…