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IceHogs Thursday: All Good Things Must Come to an End

IceHogs forward Ryan Hartman (middle) celebrates his first professional goal with Terry Broadhurst (front) and Stephen Johns (back). (Photo Credit: Kim Wrona)

IceHogs forward Ryan Hartman (middle) celebrates his first professional goal with Terry Broadhurst (front) and Stephen Johns (back). (Photo Credit: Kim Wrona)

The final week of the 2013-14 AHL regular season saw the IceHogs play in 2 final contests with their playoff hopes barely alive. The IceHogs needed to win both games and get some help from other teams—mainly the Oklahoma City Barons—in order to make the post season.
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IceHogs Thursday: Down the Stretch

IceHogs defenseman Mathieu Brisebois tallied on Friday night for Rockford. (Photo Credit: Kim Wrona)

IceHogs defenseman Mathieu Brisebois tallied on Friday night for Rockford. (Photo Credit: Kim Wrona)

In their last five games spanning over the course of weeks 25 and 26 of the AHL schedule, the IceHogs have picked up six of a possible ten points and have maintained a playoff spot.
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The Grand Finale at Prospect Camp

Vincent Hinostroza and Alex Broadhurst tangle after a faceoff during Friday morning's scrimmage at Johnny's IceHouse West. (Photo Credit:  Kim Wrona)

Vincent Hinostroza and Alex Broadhurst look back towards the blue line after a faceoff during Friday morning’s scrimmage at Johnny’s IceHouse West. (Photo Credit: Kim Wrona)

The week of Prospect Camp came to a close with a 10:00 a.m. scrimmage at Johnny’s IceHouse West on Friday.

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Down the Home Stretch: Day 4 of Prospect Camp

Jake Chelios looks up ice for an open teammate to pass to during Thursday's scrimmage at Johnny's. (Photo Credit:  Kim Wrona)

Jake Chelios looks up the ice for an open teammate to pass to during Thursday’s scrimmage at Johnny’s. (Photo Credit: Kim Wrona)

The second scrimmage of Blackhawks Prospect Camp took place at Johnny’s Ice House West on Thursday.

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Day 3 of Prospect Camp is in the Books

Defenseman Stephen Johns looks up ice for an open teammate during Wednesday's scrimmage at Johnny's Ice House West. (Photo Credit:  Kim Wrona)

Defenseman Stephen Johns looks up ice for an open teammate during Wednesday’s scrimmage at Johnny’s Ice House West. (Photo Credit: Kim Wrona)

The third day of the Blackhawks’ Prospect Camp featured a 10:00 a.m. practice by Team A (the White team) before an 11:00 a.m. scrimmage where White took on Team B—better known as the Red team.

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Hi-ho, Hi-ho: Day 1 of Blackhawks Prospect Camp

Goaltender Brandon Whitney looks around traffic caused by Stephen Johns [in front] and another prospect during drills in camp today. (Photo Credit:  Kim Wrona)

Goaltender Brandon Whitney looks around traffic caused by Stephen Johns [in front] and another prospect during a drill in camp today. (Photo Credit: Kim Wrona)

Monday afternoon brought the first day of Blackhawks Prospect Camp, which lasts until the end of the week. Even though the guys were just practicing, there were still chances for them to shine.

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Second Balcony Breakdown: Late-Ass Draft Day/Early Free Agent Frenzy Edition!

AMERICA FUCK YEAH

AMERICA FUCK YEAH

Casey and I return with a late-as-hell Draft Day Edition of Second Balcony Breakdown!

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Topics include:

  • Why this podcast is so late (my bad, you guys)
  • Draft day shenanigans, including…
  • Making fun of the Vancouver Canucks for trading Cory Schneider
  • Saying goodbye to Michael Frolik and Dave Bolland
  • Saying hello again to Bryan Bickell and Nick Leddy
  • Bickell saved a pit bull puppy from certain death!
  • Discussing the Blackhawks’ draft picks, including Ryan Hartman
  • Buyouts, including the Blackhawks using their two buyouts on Steve Montador and Rostislav Olesz
  • Making fun of the Philadelphia Flyers by myself while Casey went to run a quick errand
  • Other stuff from around the league, including Kris Letang getting re-signed by the Pittsburgh Penguins, Tim Thomas emerging from his bunker, and the Professional Hockey Writers Association failing at voting again
  • Patrick Kane is down to have a weird time.
  • Corey Crawford, on the other hand, is just down to have a drunk time.
  • Follow us on Twitter! I’m at @RunsOnDuncan, and Casey is at @Raedances.