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Oct 20, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks: Five Thoughts on 4-1 Loss to Arizona Coyotes

The Chicago Blackhawks experienced their first regulation loss of the young season to the Arizona Coyotes Thursday, falling 4-1. It was a loss full of lessons, so we’ll give you our five thoughts on it here. No. 1: Corey Crawford looked sharp. Incase you live under a rock, were asleep for the past 36 hours […] Chicago Blackhawks: Five Thoughts on 4-1 Loss to Arizona Coyotes - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 20, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks Eye on the Enemy: Columbus Blue Jackets

The Chicago Blackhawks and Duncan Keith take on the Columbus Blue Jackets at Nationwide Arena tonight. Thursday night, the Chicago Blackhawks spoiled Corey Crawford’s return to the net with a 4-1 loss to the Arizona Coyotes. Despite the team’s poor effort, the goalie looked fantastic, stopping 27 of 31 shots. Tonight, Crawford will get a […] Chicago Blackhawks Eye on the Enemy: Columbus Blue Jackets - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 19, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks: Reviewing Corey Crawford’s First Game Back

The Chicago Blackhawks lost tonight to the Arizona Coyotes 4 to 1. While the Hawks would’ve liked to get a win, the more important outcome was the performance no. 50 put together in-between the pipes. Chicago Blackhawks Corey Crawford’s First Game As we all know, today was Corey Crawford‘s first time in goal for the […] Chicago Blackhawks: Reviewing Corey Crawford’s First Game Back - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 18, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks: Corey Crawford Returning at the Perfect Time

The Chicago Blackhawks experienced a big day of news ahead of their matchup against the Arizona Coyotes. Corey Crawford will be their starter tonight in net For the first time since December 23rd, 2017, Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford will start in goal. Only five games into the season, Crawford and the Hawks seem to […] Chicago Blackhawks: Corey Crawford Returning at the Perfect Time - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 18, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks Vs. NHL Central Division: Winnipeg Jets

The Chicago Blackhawks‘ and the NHL’s toughest division continues to build more elite teams while Chicago struggles to regain their footing. Headed into the 2018-19 season, the Blackhawks could be in trouble. The NHL Central Division The regular season has finally arrived and with it, a shocked Chicago Blackhawks fanbase. Who would have thought that […] Chicago Blackhawks Vs. NHL Central Division: Winnipeg Jets - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 17, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks Goaltender Cam Ward Serves as Unlikely Hero To Start Season

The Chicago Blackhawks are one of two teams left without a loss in regulation. Cam Ward, surprisingly, is a big reason why. The Chicago Blackhawks are currently 3-0-2. The only other team to do so are the New Jersey Devils. While the Devils weren’t expected, they still don’t match up to the surprise start the […] Chicago Blackhawks Goaltender Cam Ward Serves as Unlikely Hero To Start Season - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 16, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks Can’t Sustain Overtime Mode All Season

Five games, five into overtime, and eight out of 10 possible points earned for the Chicago Blackhawks. Life is good, no? No, it’s not. Fan expectations for this season of Chicago Blackhawks hockey were not running high this summer.  Well, fall is here and your Chicago Blackhawks are sitting in second place in the Central […] Chicago Blackhawks Can’t Sustain Overtime Mode All Season - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 15, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks: Brandon Saad Is In Coach Q’s Doghouse and It Doesn’t Look Good

Chicago Blackhawks‘ Brandon Saad is considerably a better-than-not two way forward. Being nicknamed, “Mini Hossa,” and contributing to two Stanley Cup championships has set a standard for his somewhat elite level of play. However, after displaying little to no passion on the ice during the first five games, he has belittled that standard. Let’s face […] Chicago Blackhawks: Brandon Saad Is In Coach Q’s Doghouse and It Doesn’t Look Good - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 14, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks vs St. Louis Blues: Five Thoughts

Duncan Keith’s 1,000th NHL game, a home contest against a division rival and the Schmaltz brothers finally face each other.  Here are Five Thoughts on the Chicago Blackhawks overtime win over the St. Louis Blues. Number 1: They look great until they don’t. After the Chicago Blackhawks’ overtime win against the Blues on Saturday, they made NHL […] Chicago Blackhawks vs St. Louis Blues: Five Thoughts - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 13, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks’ Brandon Saad A Curious Case These Days

Brandon Saad‘s demotion to the fourth line in Friday’s practice was yet another chapter in the curious case of the “Manchild.” How can a player regress so dramatically? When Brandon Saad broke onto the NHL scene in 2011, he had an immediate impact.  The Chicago Blackhawks’ second-round draft pick of 2011 was a surprise addition […] Chicago Blackhawks’ Brandon Saad A Curious Case These Days - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 12, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks vs Minnesota Wild: Five Thoughts

The Chicago Blackhawks lost 4-3 in overtime to the Minnesota Wild last night. Here are Five Thoughts following last nights contest. No. 1: Jonathan Toews and his line have all no plans of stopping anytime soon. Through four games, Jonathan Toews leads the Chicago Blackhawks in points with 8 on five goals and three assists. […] Chicago Blackhawks vs Minnesota Wild: Five Thoughts - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 11, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks vs Minnesota Wild: What to Watch and What to Know

The Chicago Blackhawks face off against the Minnesota Wild for the first time this season. Here’s what to watch and what to know ahead of tonight’s matchup. First things first, the game is being broadcast on WGN for both TV and radio at 7:00 p.m. central. Chicago is taking a one game trip up to […] Chicago Blackhawks vs Minnesota Wild: What to Watch and What to Know - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 10, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks: The Affect of Corey Crawford’s Return on Team’s Goaltenders

The Chicago Blackhawks organization and fans alike have been not-so-patiently awaiting the return of Corey Crawford since late December of last year. With a “perfect scenario” return date now set for Crawford, we take a look how this impacts the organization’s goaltender situation. If everything goes right for longtime Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford in […] Chicago Blackhawks: The Affect of Corey Crawford’s Return on Team’s Goaltenders - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 10, 2018

Blackhawks Corey Players Not Too Old To Win

The Chicago Blackhawks stars are the same age or younger than stars on recent Stanley Cup winning teams.  If Corey Crawford gets back in the net, do they have the right stuff to win this year? My Brother and I talk Chicago Blackhawks hockey before virtually every game during the season. He lives in the […] Blackhawks Corey Players Not Too Old To Win - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 9, 2018

Chicago Blackhawks Recall Forward Alexandre Fortin

The Chicago Blackhawks recalled Alexandre Fortin from the Rockford IceHogs on late Tuesday, October 9th. You read that right, the Chicago Blackhawks have recalled forward Alexandre Fortin. Andreas Martinsen has been dealing with a lingering back injury as of late which could be the reason for the call up. John Hayden and Martinsen have been […] Chicago Blackhawks Recall Forward Alexandre Fortin - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More