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Your Sports “What If”

The question came up on AM 1000 (ESPN Radio) here in Chicago about Derrick Rose; specifically, what do you think about him/would you want him back? My first reaction was ‘hell no’. Then I started thinking about all the moves … Continue reading

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Blackhawks say “Goodbye” to Joel Quenneville

Everyone with even the smallest sports knowledge knew this day was coming. Most of us though it wouldn’t be this soon. Sure there are some who have been calling for this for a few seasons. Even as he was leading … Continue reading

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Is it time to think about trading Jonathan Toews?

Now, I am a Blackhawks optimist. The reality is though, Toews best hockey may be in his rearview mirror. As sad as that is to think about, maybe he could help a young team grow into a playoff contender? The … Continue reading

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Shaw trade leaves huge gap in Hawks “attitude”

Had he played in the 80s, or even the early to mid 90s, Adrew Shaw would have been a straight up enforcer. Hard to imagine at his size. Shaw brought more than toughness, and physicality though. He was quite nifty … Continue reading

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Kane line heating up at the right time

Bad news on Friday as Duncan Keith was suspended for the remaining 5 games of the 2015-16 regular season and 1 playoff game. The Hawks shrugged it off, nudging Winnipeg 5-4, and undressing Boston 6-4. During that time the Kane … Continue reading

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What was the first sporting event you attended?

Overnight talk radio host Les Grobstein (670 AM WSCR The Score) had an interesting topic on the radio Wednesday morning: What was the first sporting event you attended, and what do you remember from it? My first sporting even was … Continue reading

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Saad but true, Brandon traded to Bluejackets

I was among the many who were shocked yesterday when the tweets started coming out. Apparently talks broke down between Saad’s agent and the Blackhawks. Word trickled out late on Monday that the two sides were far apart. I was … Continue reading

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