Remember when you read here that the wheeling and dealing was far from over? No? Figures, you were probably drunk when you read whatever it was that I banged out on my keyboard. But yeah, General Manager George McPhee (you know what? Now I know why Caps fans/writers always referred to him as GMGM, so […]
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This weekend marked the first NHL entry draft in the history of the Knights, in a week of firsts for the franchise…first players picked, first players traded…soon will be first training camp, first game and first win. First loss won’t come until 2024 at the earliest. Knights’ GM George McPhee made sure he wouldn’t be […]
Tonight, after days of deliberation, deal-making and flat-out extortion, the Las Vegas Golden Knights announced the players who would join Knights Legends Reid Duke and Vadim Shipachyov on their relentless bloodletting of the NHL en route to their first of a minimum seven consecutive Stanley Cups. While these picks are being announced, it’s also right […]
Tonight the Chicago Blackhawks play their 20th game of the season, taking on the huge disappointment that is the Calgary Flames. The Flames went out this summer and picked up Dougie Hamilton and Michael Frolik, and looked ready to turn the corner to becoming a legitimate threat in the Western Conference. Instead, they’re chasing Edmonton […]
There are already people blaming the woman in this, without even knowing anything about her. Entrapment. Gold digger. You name it. But you notice how many players there are in the NHL? Somehow this stuff always happens to Kane. Even if it’s entrapment, Kane was obviously seen as an easy mark, a guy who lets […]
So the Chicago Blackhawks have already started showing up in town for workouts, we’ve gotten a glimpse of Corey Crawford’s new pads, we’ve seen a couple Russians at The Bean, and… Nobody has the slightest clue what’s going on.
This morning Chicago woke up to the news that Patrick Kane was involved in a police investigation. In fact, McClure Over At The Indian covered it all pretty damn well.
Since before Jonathan Toews passed the Stanley Cup to Kimmo Timonen, there’s been much hue and cry over the Blackhawks payroll and the salary cap. Rightly so, since the Hawks decided to give Toews and Patrick Kane contracts that give them each the largest salary cap hits in the NHL, roughly $1 million more than […]
Last night the Chicago Blackhawks shook the hockey world…wait, no they didn’t. I’m not even sure it’s a mild tremor. Anyway, they traded Rockford defenseman Adam Clendening to the Vancouver Canucks for defenseman Gustav Forsling.