Tag: Blackhawks

NHL Stanley Cup Playoff Previews: Round 2

Hello, Nashville! Welcome, Edmonton! The first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs featured some stunning upsets. Here's a fresh look at the second-round matchups and where we...

NHL playoff predictions: How will the first round shake out?

The NHL postseason is here. How will the first round of the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs shake out? Is this the year the Toronto Maple...

Eight potentially fascinating things about the 2015-16 NHL season.

Hockey is back. There are old faces in new places (Mike Babcock and Lou Lamoriello in Toronto). There are new faces in old places (Slava Voynov...

Debating the meaning of ‘dynasty’ in today’s NHL: Do the Blackhawks measure up?

My inner cynic and my inner romantic were going after each other pretty good tonight after the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup. (Congratulations, Chicago.) (Now...

Predicting the 2015 Stanley Cup Finals: Tampa Bay vs. Chicago

The biggest question mark going into the Stanley Cup finals is whether Chicago has enough left in the tank to survive one last grueling...

The UND proposed mascot list is fascinating — and the beginning of an era.

When I was a student at the University of North Dakota, the NCAA passed its resolution banning “hostile and abusive” school nicknames. When it...