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Taylor Hall expected to miss four weeks

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

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Taylor Hall expected to miss four weeks

According to the Edmonton Oilers official Twitter, Taylor Hall is expected to miss four weeks with a left knee injury. Hall suffered the injury in Saturday’s contest with the Ottawa Senators. He was sent back to Edmonton for an MRI, where the severity of the injury has not been announced, but deemed serious enough that…

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Nightly Scrap: A full night of upsets

Saturday, November 20, 2010

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Nightly Scrap: A full night of upsets

The Atlanta Thrashers beat the Washington Capitals 5-0 last night in one of many upset victories.  Not only were the Thrashers heavily favored to lose the contest but it was even more unlikely that they would win via shutout, especially after allowing six goals against just a week ago versus these same Caps. Starting goalie…

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Nightly Scrap: Blackhawks beat Thrashers in shootout

Sunday, November 7, 2010

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Nightly Scrap: Blackhawks beat Thrashers in shootout

Jonathan Toews and the Chicago Blackhawks found a way to beat their former teammates currently on the Atlanta Thrashers. However, it would take 65 minutes and a shootout to decide which team would win.  Patrick Kane and Toews led their team with two goals each, playing with each other and the young Viktor Stalberg— who…

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Teams Lining up to Settle Before Arbitration

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

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Teams Lining up to Settle Before Arbitration

A few weeks ago we released an arbitration list which named the players ready to do battle with their employers. From that list a vast majority settled with the exception of Stanley Cup winner Antti Niemi. Let’s take a short look at who settled and who is still prepared to go to war: James Wisniewski…

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Byfuglien Packs His Bags for Atlanta

Thursday, June 24, 2010

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Byfuglien Packs His Bags for Atlanta

When you are in a salary cap position like Chicago was in, with names like Patrick Sharp being dangled as trade bait around the league, you’d have to expect a more one-sided deal than this one.  Oddly enough, the GM Stan Bowman’s Hawks actually come out as a slight winner in a deal of “ifs”.…

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Hawks Win Cup, Immediately Face Cap Problems

Thursday, June 10, 2010

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Hawks Win Cup, Immediately Face Cap Problems

Congratulations to the 2010 Stanley Cup champions, the Chicago Blackhawks!  On behalf of myself and Daily Faceoff, we would like to say thank you for a great regular season, postseason and we look forward to covering the offseason! Take a good hard look at the picture above, because come next season there will be some…

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Toews Should Play Tonight

Monday, November 9, 2009

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Toews Should Play Tonight

Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews is expected to be back in the lineup on Monday night when the Hawks host the LA Kings. Toews has been sidelined since October 21 because of the concussion that resulted from Willie Mitchell‘s crushing hit. At practice Sunday  Toews was centering a line with Dustin Byfuglien and Patrick Sharp, a meaning he…

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