Sunday Night Headlines

Here are today's headlines for Sunday, October 4th, 2020. Hawks and Kings Make a Deal The Chicago Blackhawks and the Los Angeles Kings made a trade. The Chicago Blackhawks acquired forward Brad Morrison. The Los Angeles Kings acquired defenseman Olli Maatta. The Blackhawks will retain $750,108 of Maatta's $4,083,333 salary. https://twitter.com/LAKings/status/1312811202528116740?s=20 https://twitter.com/NHLBlackhawks/status/1312810332482609156?s=20 Stars Re-Sign Sekera … Continue reading Sunday Night Headlines

Vegas Downs Chicago to Advance

The Vegas Golden Knights look to clinch the series while the Chicago Blackhawks look to make the series 3-2. Here are your lines and defencive pairings in tonight's match-up Chicago Blackhawks Dominik Kubalik -- Jonathan Toews -- John Quenneville Drake Caggiula -- Kirby Dach -- Patrick Kane Alex DeBrincat -- Dylan Strome -- Brandon Saad Matthew Highmore -- David Kampf -- Ryan Carpenter Duncan Keith -- Adam Boqvist Calvin … Continue reading Vegas Downs Chicago to Advance

The Stanley Cup Daily – Continuing the Grind

NHL News and Notes from Sunday, August 16th, 2020   News The NHL Department of Player Safety has announced that they have fined Vegas Golden Knights forward Max Pacioretty $2500 for slashing forward Alex DeBrincat of the Chicago Blackhawks. https://twitter.com/NHLPlayerSafety/status/1295194365506314242?s=20   Game Recaps Washington Capitals v. New York Islanders - 12p EST Start Time To … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Continuing the Grind

Chicago Staves Off Elimination

Chicago looks to stay alive while the Vegas Golden Knights looks to advance to the Second Round of the 2020 Stanley Cup playoffs.     Here's how the line-ups look for both the Vegas Golden Knights and Chicago Blackhawks     Vegas Golden Knights Lines and Defencive Pairings Max Pacioretty Chandler Stephenson Mark Stone Jonathan … Continue reading Chicago Staves Off Elimination

The Stanley Cup Daily – A Day of Game Threes

NHL News and Notes from Saturday, August 15th, 2020   News Hours before Game 3, Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask opted out of the NHL's Return to Play.   https://twitter.com/NHLBruins/status/1294640030317780992?s=20 As noted by Chris Johnston of SportsNet, Rask's decision to leave is specific to the moment, and will not affect him come next season as … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – A Day of Game Threes

Knights Push Blackhawks to Brink of Elimination

Chicago Blackhawks vs Vegas Golden Knights (VGK leads series 3-0) Game Recap: Since winning in overtime on Thursday night, the Vegas Golden Knights hope to take a commanding 3-0 series lead over the Chicago Blackhawks tonight with a victory. In the first period, the Blackhawks would outshoot the Knights and have more power player opportunities. … Continue reading Knights Push Blackhawks to Brink of Elimination

The Stanley Cup Daily – Game 2 Means Game 5 Guaranteed

NHL News and Notes from Thursday, August 13th, 2020   News Montreal Canadiens head coach Claude Julien has been rushed to the hospital after suffering chest pains per General Manager Marc Bergevin. Also per Bergevin, Julien's health issue is not related to COVID-19 Kirk Muller will serve as interim head coach in Julien's absence. https://twitter.com/CanadiensMTL/status/1293971275434594304?s=20Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Game 2 Means Game 5 Guaranteed

Smith Strike in OT to Give Vegas 2-0 Series Lead

Chicago looks to tie up the series at 1-1 after their 4-1 loss Tuesday night to the Vegas Golden Knights.   Vegas will be without the services of Max Pacioretty who is unfit to play.  Other line changes are as follows.   With Vegas missing F Max Pacioretty, there are a couple of changes made … Continue reading Smith Strike in OT to Give Vegas 2-0 Series Lead

The Stanley Cup Daily – The First Round Has Begun!

NHL News and Notes from Tuesday, August 11th, 2020   News The Hockey Hall of Fame has announced that the 2020 Induction Weekend/Celebration has been postponed. The Board of Directors will address rescheduling plans on October 29th, 2020. https://twitter.com/HockeyHallFame/status/1292838125987868672?s=20 You can read about the HHOF's decision here.   The Buffalo Sabres have unveiled their new … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – The First Round Has Begun!

Smith’s 2 Goals Guide Vegas to Game 1 Victory

Last night the series between the Chicago Blackhawks and Vegas Golden Knights began.   Vegas would take the 1-0 series lead with a 4-1 win thanks to two goals by Reilly Smith.   Chicago Blackhawks Projected Lines and Defencive Pairings     Dominik Kubalik Jonathan Toews Brandon Saad Alex DeBrincat Kirby Dach Patrick Kane Alex … Continue reading Smith’s 2 Goals Guide Vegas to Game 1 Victory