The Central Division finish was an exciting one. But the Chicago Blackhawks were not part of it. After a small surge, they fell well short of a playoff appearance and missing a berth for the second year in a row.
Fans of golf, rejoice, it’s time to hit the links! Fans of hockey and Chicago Blackhawks hockey specifically, find solace. Another season has come to an end quicker than expected — or has it?
Headed into the 2018-2019 season, there was little hope for the Chicago Blackhawks and their chances of finding a place in the playoffs. Well, here we are. Chicago and Minnesota will sit this year’s playoffs out and work on their short game.
Central Division Wrap-Up
At the beginning of the season, I broke down how the Blackhawks would match up against their foes within the Central Division. A Central Division that has found five teams on a quest for the Stanley Cup. The largest presence of the four divisions in the NHL.
I am going to give my first slideshow a shot and provide a mini wrap-up. Then, I’ll guess what they will do in the playoffs. I chose to leave out the Minnesota Wild because they were in the basement this season. As predicted, all the pieces weren’t there. Sorry, guys.