If this were a Game 7, Andrew Shaw would be fighting tooth and nail to get back into the Chicago Blackhawks’ lineup. Since it isn’t, he and the team will err on the side of caution.
The Chicago Blackhawks have won two Stanley Cup over the past four seasons, and now they're just seven wins away from winning a third.
The game of hockey has come a long way since Wayne Gretzky's day.
Players are bigger, goaltending has improved, the speed has picked up — the list goes on and on.
The Chicago Blackhawks got off to a strong start from the time the puck dropped Sunday afternoon, leading to their eventual 3-1 victory in Game 1 against the Los Angeles Kings.
The Blackhawks and Rangers have the series lead against their conference final opponents and a big reason why is their goaltending.