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Blackhawks Dump & Chase- Happy Season’s Eve

By Keith Schultz

May 18, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks fans wait in line at a souvenir stand before game one of the Western Conference Final of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Los Angeles Kings at United Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports

Good morning Blackhawks fans!!! The NHL season kicks off tonight with the banner that was so close to being raised at the United Center going up in the Staples Center tonight in LA.  The Blackhawks season as we all know starts Thursday night so only one more day until what we all hope is the 6th Stanley Cup season kicks off.  Here are some morning links to start your morning.

Keeping it simple is working for Trevor Van Riemsdyck (CSN)

Kris Versteeg questionable for Thursday (Espn Chicag0)

Brandon Mashinter was put on IR Tuesday (Committed Indians)

Predicting the Stanley Cup Finals (Bleacher Report)

The roster is finalized (Madhouse Enforcer)

The effect of shot totals and save percentage (On the Forecheck)

Four reasons to hate the Minnesota Wild (Mile High Sticking)

Ryan Johansen faceoff is finally over for now (Union and Blue)

David Krejci will spend some time on the IR (Pro Hockey Talk)

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You don’t really know Darryl Sutter (TSN)

The Western Conference Predictions (Puck Daddy)

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