Joey Nelson As the offseason goes on, Ovi is still shitfaced, the summer heats up and so do the rumors. With free agency right around the corner starting July 1st, everybody is losing their minds about where these star studded players will play next year. This free agent class has to have some of the … Continue reading NHL Offseason: Potential Future Hawks
Johnny Six Point - May 29, 2018 Last night, The Blackhawks affiliate Rockford Ice Hogs were eliminated from the Calder Cup Playoffs after a 2-1 loss to the Texas Stars. Yes, the Calder Cup Playoffs matter very much as the Hawks missed the playoffs for the first time in 10 years this season... With a … Continue reading Young Blackhawks Star Goes Fucking Berserk & I Kinda Like It
By Joey Nelson - As this nightmare of a regular season has finally come to an end, the original 10 god announces that he will retire. I’m not talking about the young stud who's bringing the Bears back, but the man who helped win 3 Stanley Cups in 6 years, Patrick Sharp. Sharpie is the first … Continue reading Thank You Sharpie!
Yeah it's been a pretty shitty season, but that doesn't mean we can't have fun with it. Check out some of the best Hawks jersey spottings throughout the season: Our struggles led to giving a lot of young guys from Rockford a chance at proving themselves. Matthew Highmore is one of the guys who have … Continue reading Best Hawks Jerseys of 2018
By Joey Nelson - This season has undoubtedly had its ups and downs (Definitely more downs). But last night takes the cake as the best and most interesting game of the season. Brent Seabrook played in his 1000th NHL game which should have been the story of the night. Instead, the spotlight is turned onto … Continue reading What a Crazy Season: Accountant for Vezina
By Joey Nelson - With Tuesday's loss to Colorado, the Hawks are sitting at 69 points (nice) and officially eliminated from the playoffs for the first time since 2008. That’s 10 years for you non math majors out there. This team has been as disappointing as my grades in high school but I’m gonna try … Continue reading On To Next Year: No Playoffs For The First Time in 10 Years
By Joey Nelson - With the 2018 trade deadline in the rear view mirror it’s blatantly obvious where the Hawks are headed. Now this is a different feeling as a fan. For the past ten years the Hawks have been in the playoff picture and were a favorite to win the cup. While fans were … Continue reading Grab a Drink, The End of The Hawks Dynasty is Here
As the NHL trade deadline closed in on the struggling Hawks, we dished out Ryan Hartman and a 5th rounder to the Nashville Predators in exchange for Victor Ejdsell and two picks (1st and 4th round) in the 2018 draft. Though we’re now loaded for the 2018 draft, the longest bromance on the team has … Continue reading Hartman Shipped to Nashville, Bromance Broken