The resurrection of the Blackhawks, important NHL off-season dates, unsung playoff heroes, a look back at the NHL lockout, and much more.
BACKHAND SHELF: Ellen Etchingham on the glorious resurrection of the Chicago Blackhawks, Daniel Wagner presents the “Dino Cicarreli Award for best rookie in this year’s post-season, and Justin Bourne on what locker clean-out day is like for professional players.
PUCK DADDY: Harrison Mooney lists five of this year’s most unheralded playoff stars. No surprise Bryan Bickell was one of them.
HOCKEYBUZZ: Eric Engels speculates on possible destinations this summer for Vincent Lecavalier, Daniel Briere and Jaromir Jagr. yes, the Canadiens are among them.
THE STRANGEST ONE OF ALL: Scotty Wazz is no fan of vindictive reporting.
HOCKEY WILDERNESS: Looking back at the “fun” that was the NHL lockout. A good time had by none.