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Chicago Blackhawks Thank Boston With Full-Page Newspaper Ad

Chicago Blackhawks Post Thank You Letter To All Of Boston

The Blackhawks have a busy weekend ahead of them, but still took the time to thank the city of Boston and the Bruins for their warm welcome and for treating them as friends, not just the enemy team. CBS Boston reported “through all of the hits and post-whistle pushing and shoving, it was clear there… Read more »

TV Station Cuts To Commercial, Misses Chicago Blackhawks Winning OT Goal [Video]

Austin TV station cuts to commercial, misses Blackhawks winning goal

Austin, TX –  Really bad timing for a local television station which ran a commercial instead of showing the Chicago Blackhawks winning goal against the Boston Bruins last night in sudden-death overtime. NBC affiliate KXAN, which found itself on “thin ice” for this programming fail, subsequently apologized on the air during its newscast. Brent Seabrook… Read more »

Bruins Thrash Penguins To Take 2-0 Series Lead

Boston Beat Pittsburgh 6-1 in Game 2

The Boston Bruins thrashed the Pittsburgh Penguins 6-1 in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference final in front of a stunned crowd at the Consol Energy Center on Monday night. The Bruins opened the scoring just 28 seconds into the game and never looked back en route to a comfortable victory, which gives them a… Read more »

Chicago Blackhawks Beat Detroit Red Wings To Force Game 7

Chicago downs Detroit to force Game 7

The Chicago Blackhawks survived a late scare from the Detroit Red Wings to emerge 4-3 winners in Game 6 on Monday evening at Joe Louis Arena. The victory sets the stage for a decisive Game 7 on Wednesday at United Center with a berth in the Western Conference final on the line. The Wings had… Read more »

Vancouver Canucks Fire Coach Alain Vigneault

Vancouver Canucks part ways with Alain Vigneault

The Vancouver Canucks fired head coach Alain Vigneault after another disappointing first-round exit from the NHL playoffs. The Canucks were swept by the San Jose Sharks in the Western Conference quarterfinals despite holding home ice advantage. This is the second consecutive year that the team was eliminated in the first round and the front office… Read more »

Pittsburgh Penguins Beat Ottawa Senators In Series Opener

Pittsburgh beat Ottawa 4-1 in series opener

The Pittsburgh Penguins brushed aside the Ottawa Senators 4-1 in the opening game of their Eastern Conference semifinal on Tuesday night. The Penguins did most of their damage on the power play, netting two goals with the man advantage to take a 1-0 lead in the series. Paul Martin, Chris Kunitz, Evgeni Malkin and Pascal… Read more »

Dallas Stars Fire Head Coach Glen Gulutzan After Missing The Playoffs

The Dallas Stars have missed the playoffs each of the last five seasons.

The Dallas Stars have fired head coach Glen Gulutzan after the team missed the playoffs for a franchise-record fifth consecutive season. The Stars finished at the bottom of the Pacific Division in the Western Conference in 2013 with a 22-22-4 record. Gulutzan spent two seasons with the Stars after coaching the majority of his career… Read more »

Ottawa Senators Thump Montreal Canadiens To Win Series

Ottawa Beats Montreal To win Series

The Ottawa Senators thumped the Montreal Canadiens 6-1 at the Bell Centre on Thursday night to advance to the Eastern Conference semifinals. The Sens took the series 4-1 over the favored Canadiens and sees them reach the second round of the NHL playoffs for the first time since 2007. Cory Conacher led the way for… Read more »