With this being the presumable last recording before the trade deadline, Sam, John, and I play armchair GM/roster-bate. It’s even more riveting broadcasting than usual. Always free, audio always after the jump.
@ Game Time: 9:30PM CST TV/Radio: NBC Sports Chicago, SportsNet+, SN360, WGN-AM 720 Slaying The Dragon: Nucks Misconduct, Canucks Army After a thoroughly embarrassing performance in Edmonton last night, the Hawks have no time to regroup as they continue their Western Canadian tour in Vancouver tonight against the Canucks, and just in time for Sedin Twin Night […]
@ Game Time: 8:00PM CST TV/Radio: NBC Sports Chicago+, WGN-AM 720 Church Of McJesus Christ and Leon-Day Saints: Oilers Nation, Copper n Blue Well, the Hawks certainly won’t be able to say that they weren’t the beneficiaries of a bit of good fortune during whatever this so-called playoff push might become, as word just before press time […]
Sam, Pullega, and I examine what exactly this team is doing and where it’s headed after the break in into a possible season-defining road trip. As always, the links are after the jump and no subscription is required.
Box Score Natural Stat Trick You guys, I’m telling you, I keep trying not to be too cynical/skeptical about this Blackhawks team. I keep wanting their little runs of success to be legitimate, wanting Coach Cool Youth Pastor’s system to finally be effective, wanting the blue line to overperform their on-paper skill, wanting Erik Gustafsson […]
vs Game Time: 7:30PM CST TV/Radio: NBC Sports Chicago, WGN-AM 720 Sunrise Mustaches: Litter Box Cats Ordinarily two teams meeting one another while both riding five game winning streaks, with each heading into their bye week after the matchup would be enough of a stage-setter for a pretty decent game, especially one between teams with some of […]
The erstwhile Andrew Cieslak rejoins us in honor of the Quenneville Bowl, and despite the Internet Monster almost inhaling John, the four of us manage to discuss the larger implications of this recent stretch of competence. As always, no subscription required.
vs Game Time: 6:00PM CST TV/Radio: NBC Sports Chicago, SportsNet, NHL Network, WGN-AM 720 Winnipeg Nights: Arctic Ice Hockey, Jets Nation Similar to The Gambler’s Fallacy (of being “due”), when a team is mediocre-to-bad, nearly every game represents the potential for turning things around. The periphery of the playoff picture in the NHL is the very
Box Score Natural Stat Trick These kinds of wins from the Hawks are always simultaneously thrilling and frustrating. Obviously, skullfucking any opponent that is so much better than the Hawks on paper like the Leafs appear to be feels incredible, but then you check some of the metrics on the game and they seem to […]
vs Game Time: 7:30PM CST TV/Radio: NBCSN, NBC Sports Chicago, WGN-AM 720 David Poile Is A Scumbag: On The Forecheck If the Hawks record and stagnant roster weren’t a self evident indication of how rudderless and sclerotic this Organ-I-Zation has been since its most recent playoff ouster at the hands of tonight’s vistors, the Nashville Predators, then the […]