Blackhawks vs. Eisbären Game Recap

The Chicago Blackhawks won 3-1 against European team, Eisbären Berlin, in a preseason game Sunday afternoon. The Blackhawks have been chosen to be a part of this year's NHL Global Series Challenge. They flew out to Berlin, Germany on Thursday night to play a preseason game against Eisbären Berlin who compete in the Deutsche Eishockey … Continue reading Blackhawks vs. Eisbären Game Recap

Canadian Hockey Media is Like No Other

When you're a professional athlete, being criticized by the media unfortunately comes with the job. Recently, hockey media in a few cities have taken their role to another level and many fans question if it's warranted. In Canada particularly, sports media can be a bit overwhelming for athletes. Edmonton, Toronto, and Montreal cover hockey like … Continue reading Canadian Hockey Media is Like No Other

In Defense of Jonathan Toews

Jonathan Toews seems to be regarded as an overrated and a not-so-great player by fans all over the league. It all started when he was named amongst the NHL Top 100 this past January. Of the one hundred inducted, only six were active players. Despite the fact that the NHL should have had more spots … Continue reading In Defense of Jonathan Toews

Photos: CHI @ ARI 2/2

On February 2nd, the Chicago Blackhawks visited the Arizona Coyotes as part of their six game road trip. Early goals by Patrick Kane, Ryan Hartman, and Marian Hossa led the Blackhawks to a 3-0 lead in the first period.The 2nd period was a hectic one with goals from Coyotes' Oliver Ekman-Larsson, Christian Dvorak, and Brendan … Continue reading Photos: CHI @ ARI 2/2

Hockey vs. Politics: A Showdown That Shouldn’t Be

Recently, Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews vocalized to press outlets about the recent rising heat of politics within the locker room, and more or less where he stands on the spectrum of things. The internet’s dominant reaction? The same as it always is: “Stick to hockey.” Toews has continually been one of the more vocal … Continue reading Hockey vs. Politics: A Showdown That Shouldn’t Be