The Blackhawks lose in overtime… The Blackhawks are out of the Stanley Cup playoffs… An audible click is heard across the country, by everyone as the world suddenly shifts back into balance and all the wrongs of the past year, they are suddenly righted… Now, we can finally get back to the more pressing matters of the day, namely…the ousting of the Detroit Red Wings. … Continue reading Chicago Blackhawks Deathwatch…Game 7
Game 6 tonight and the Blackhawks won it in overtime, beating the Vancouver Canucks to tie their series 3-3. Even I, at this point, have to look upon the effort of the entire Chicago team with an air of respect and…no, no I don’t. This is a travesty, a tragedy, this is the biggest emotional setup of all time! Vancouver goes up three games to … Continue reading Chicago Blackhawks Deathwatch…Game 6
Okay, will the real Vancouver Canucks please come back. Hello? We who hate the Blackhawks miss you! Remember those first three games, how unstoppable you were… Hey! WTF happened? Are you just trying to assist in building some false sense of security? Well hell, stop it already! Chicago wins again, beating Vancouver 5 to nothing, in Vancouver… I’m trying not to panic, but if Chicago wins … Continue reading Chicago Blackhawks Deathwatch…Game 5
It might seem strange for a picture of a San Jose Sharks player on the Blackhawks deathwatch, but when Chicago wins 7-2 over a Vancouver team that appears to have forgotten to leave their hotel while San Jose goes down by four goals, only to score five goals of their own in the second period, and then go on to win it in overtime by … Continue reading Chicago Blackhawks Deathwatch…Game 4
Sad…sad…sad… The Blackhawks lose again…and in Chicago this time. Though their big four finally stepped up and started to actually shoot the damned puck…didn’t matter. Vancouver is up three games to nothing… Course, we won’t talk about the Sharks game Saturday night except to say…&$#&@&@^&%@#%^%%^@^%$@#$%@#…Really? Have a nice day… Continue reading Chicago Blackhawks Deathwatch…Game 3
So, in the past two Stanley Cup playoffs, the Blackhawks have knocked out the Vancouver Canucks, but it would appear things aren’t working out so well in 2011. After dropping the first game to Vancouver on Wednesday night, last night was game 2…and Chicago lost again. I should mention, I am not a Canucks fan, never have been, never will be, but like with so many sports, especially … Continue reading Chicago Blackhawks Deathwatch…Game 2
For those of you who don’t check out this site too often, and are not fans of the NHL, it should be known that you will all have to bear with me for the next two months as the Stanley Cup Playoffs have begun, and the only thing I like more than the New Orleans Saints is NHL hockey…and one of my favorite things to … Continue reading Sorry everybody, but it is that time again…Chicago Blackhawks Deathwatch…Game 1.
Yeah, I’ll say it…screw the Chicago Blackhawks. They ain’t getting no love round here at all, and I didn’t want it to be this way. I didn’t want it this way at all. I’m from the immediate area and after a number of years on the West Coast, I’d moved back and I really wanted to be a fan. I enjoy their fast paced play. I like the … Continue reading Screw the Chicago Blackhawks…down with institutional racism