Good Morning Blackhawks fans, I hope you survived one of the worst games of the year without three of the biggest stars watching from a far. The Blackhawks have one last outing to attend to tonight in Smashville before the real season starts presumably Thursday night somewhere. Here are some morning links to start your weekend if you are awake yet from the what you witnessed last night in the nation’s Capital.
Capital Crapfest (Hockee Night)
The Blackhawks play hockey and lose to the Capitals (Second City)
Meaningless loss in a meaningless game for Chicago in Washington (Madhouse Enforcer)
Hard to believe in a game with 4 goals there were saves of the game, but Crawford had quite a few great saves (CSN Chicag0)
Blackhawks are deep and loaded with or without Big Two (Sun-Times)
Blackhawks play the Predators but they are already looking ahead to the off season (Predlines)
Rupp received a four game suspension for his TJ Oshie Hit (Bleeding Blue)
Stars win last night over the Blues clinches playoff berth for the first time since 2008 (Blackout Dallas)
Red Wings come up short in last regular season home game (Octopus Thrower)
The ECHL contained an impressive Beer Can pyramid, the Egyptians would have been proud (Puck Daddy)
Let’s Go Hawks!!!
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