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Who Doesn't Love a Hockey Fight?

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It was like a cross between the MMA and a high school softball fight, only on ice. There were face jabs, grappling, tossing and even hair pulling in the most exciting fight the NHL has seen all season. There was blood on the ice and a total yard sale Sunday as the Vancouver Canucks faced off against the Chicago Blackhawks. Although Vancouver's Roberto Luongo earned his seventh shut out of the season in the 4-0 victory, it was all over shadowed by the insane line brawl that took place six...Read Full Story

Chicago Prepares for the NHL Winter Classic

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There's nothing that screams winter more than a rousing game of pond hockey. For those of us not lucky enough to live in a place where water freezes, there's the NHL winter classic. The NHL Winter Classic November 2003Montreal faced the Edmonton Oilers at Edmonton's commonwealth Stadium in what was called the Heritage Classic. Temperatures dipped as low as -22 degrees Farenheit, and in the end Montreal won 4-3.January 2008For the first official NHL Winter Classic the Pittsburgh Penguins...Read Full Story

Woman Dies at Blackhawks Game

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Andrew Ladd #16 of the Chicago Blackhawks loses his glove as he fights for the puck in the corner with Joe Sakic #19 of the Colorado Avalanche at the United Center on November 3, 2008 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images North America) Apparently the Chicago Blackhawks kill. Not intentionally of courseOn Monday 68-year-old Marguerite Kuhlman went to watch her favorite team the Chicago Blackhawks play, but during the game she slumped over in her seat. She was taken to the...Read Full Story

Blackhawks Fire Coach After Only 4 Games

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Denis Savard, Head Coach of the Chicago Blackhawks, listens during the NHL Winter Classic 2009 press conference on July 22, 2008 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images North America) Chicago Blackhawks coach Denis Savard was fired Thursday and replaced with Joel Quenneville, only four games into the regular season.Savard received the news Thursday morning from general manager Dale Tallon, only hours after the team's 4-1 win against Phoenix.Apparently...Read Full Story