The Chicago Blackhawks are one of the Original Six franchises that made up the old NHL. The team has a tradition of winning in Chicago that has allowed 20,000 hockey fans to fill the United Centre to capacity every night. If you want to see Chicago attempt to win another Stanley Cup, go to BroadRippleTickets.com to get tickets to Chicago Blackhawks home and away games today!
The Chicago Blackhawks had another good season by qualifying for the playoffs for the fourth year in a row. The Blackhawks clinched the playoffs with a 5-4 win over the Nashville Predators on the last day of March. The Blackhawks finished fourth in the Central Division and sixth in the Western Conference as they faced the third seeded Phoenix Coyotes in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
The series between the Blackhawks and the Coyotes was one for the history books. Though the Blackhawks made the playoffs for the fourth year in a row they could not exercise the ghosts of the first round as the failed to move onto the second round for the second year in a row. The Coyotes won the series in six games saw five of the six games going to overtime. The series was marred by the Raffi Torres blindside hit on Marian Hossa in Game 3, forcing him out of the series with upper body injury. Torres was suspended for 25 games, though it was eventually reduced to 21 games.
The Chicago Blackhawks will be looking to make a deeper run in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, as the team retools and refocuses on the ultimate goal of the franchise. The Blackhawks have their star players locked up for several more years and this will help the team be a contender for many years to come. The Chicago Blackhawks play their home games at the United Centre otherwise known as the Madhouse on Madison. The fans routinely pack the arena to capacity as they battle their Central Division rival Detroit Red Wings, and have one of the best atmospheres in the National Hockey League. With homes game being sold out on a regular basis, many Blackhawks fans will want to watch their team on the road. BroadRippleTickets.com has you covered as well carry all Chicago Blackhawks games, so if you are a fan of the Blackhawks, log onto BroadRippleTickets.com to purchase your tickets today!
Who is the all-time leading goal-scorer for the Chicago Blackhawks? Bobby Hull
What year did the Chicago Blackhawks come into existence? 1926
What arena do the Chicago Blackhawks skate their home contests in? United Center, Chicago
The Chicago Blackhawks compete in what division? Central Division
How many Stanley Cup Trophies have the Chicago Blackhawks won? 4