Hockey is back in the City of Big Shoulders. In a major way. Here are 15 reasons why, young or old, you should watch the Chicago Blackhawks.
A playoff meeting between the Flames and Blackhawks doesn't have the rivalry feel of, say, Bruins-Habs. But both teams are admitting that this series is getting ugly ... real quick.
At the start of the season, Nikolai Khabibulin was put on waivers. Now, the Russian goalie is charging into the playoffs and facing off against a team he owns, the Calgary Flames.
Nikolai Khabibulin is starting to show some life in the net. George Johnson says it was only a matter of time.
Saddled with poor play and controversy, the Hawks shouldn't be any better next season.
His popularity and job opportunities are fading, but Theo Fleury doesn't seem to be worried about either.