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Erin Lerchbacker

Blackhawks vs. Predators: 4.12.14 Cheat Sheet

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Apr 12, 2014 | | Leave a comment

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Today is the final game of the Blackhawks‘ regular season.  I for one can’t believe playoffs are just around the corner.  I’m ready and I hope the Hawks are too.

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Jennifer Lent

Have you been watching the Frozen Four? You should be! Here’s why…

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Apr 11, 2014 | | Leave a comment

Union College upsets Boston College in Semi-Finals. Source: Twincities.com

Union College upsets Boston College in Semi-Finals. Source: Twincities.com

The ice here in Chicago may have just melted but no ice is heating up more than that of the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA.

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Blackhawks and Wolves Host Back-to-Back Blood Drives with LifeSource

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Mar 20, 2014 | | Leave a comment

Source: LIfesource.org

Source: LIfesource.org

Listen up, ladies: Chicago’s two hockey teams, the Chicago Blackhawks and the Chicago Wolves, will host back-to-back blood drives over the next week in collaboration with LifeSource, Chicagoland’s largest blood center.

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Mikki McConnaughey

SM Roundup: Canada Wins Gold, Bears Vaca & KCav’s Big News

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Feb 24, 2014 | | Leave a comment

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Source: Instagram Sochi2014

With the Sochi Olympics now officially over, this Monday feels particularly heavy. Perhaps it is because the Russians ended up topping the US in the medal count (33-28), or maybe it’s the hockey hangover from the US being shut-out in the bronze medal game.

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Mikki McConnaughey

SM Roundup: Hawks’ Never-ending Vacations, VDay Celebrations, Kyle Long Gets a Nickname

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Feb 17, 2014 | | Leave a comment

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Chaunette Boulerice and Andrew Shaw, Source: Shawz65 Instagram

It’s another snowy, grey Monday in Chicago and if that didn’t depress you enough, we’ve got a bunch of great photos of our fave athletes and their WAGs basking in the sun on exotic vacations and swooning over Valentines Day gifts, just to make your Monday morning suck even harder.

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Mikki McConnaughey

SM Roundup: Blackhawks on Vacation

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Feb 11, 2014 | | Leave a comment

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Source: Shawz65 Instagram

While we continue to freeze our butts off in what we now know is the coldest Chicago winter in over thirty years, many of our favorite athletes are taking time to vacation in the sunnier, warmer parts of the world…and posting about it.

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Erin Lerchbacker

I’m Living Proof That Anything Really is Possible With the Blackhawks and the Illinois Lottery

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Feb 10, 2014 | | Comment (1)

Author Erin Lerchbacker and Patrick Sharp

Author Erin Lerchbacker and Patrick Sharp

I’ve never been one to really pay attention to ad-speak or brand promises, but when the Blackhawks and the Illinois Lottery partnered up for the “Anything Is Possible” ad campaign, I’m so glad I listened.

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Mikki McConnaughey

SM Roundup: Bennetts Stun in Maternity Pics, Bears in Hawaii, Hawks Hit Party Circuit & UFC

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Jan 28, 2014 | | Leave a comment


Hello, divas! We’ve got a jam-packed SM roundup for you this week – everything from our Pro Bowl picks, to baby bump updates, to rants about the weather. It seems as if when temps drop, social media activity heats up.

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Monica Gostkiewicz

Bryan and Amanda Bickell’s ‘A Fetching Affair’ Fundraiser Reviewed

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Jan 27, 2014 | | Leave a comment


Monica Gostkiewicz and Amanda Bickell

The athlete-hosted, winter fundraisers continued this past Friday night when Blackhawks’ left winger Bryan Bickell and his wife Amanda hosted A Fetching Affair at Studio Paris.

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Monica Gostkiewicz

Duncan Keith Relief Concert with Lee Brice at Joe’s on Weed Street Reviewed

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Jan 22, 2014 | | Leave a comment


Brandon Bollig and Ben Smith working the bar

Joe’s Bar on Weed Street was the place to be on Monday night when Chicago Blackhawks and country music fans alike gathered for the second annual Duncan Keith Relief Benefit Concert.

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Monica Gostkiewicz

Donating Blood Landed Me a Trip to the Bears Locker Room

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Jan 21, 2014 | | Leave a comment


Author Monica Gostkiewicz in the Bears locker room after donating blood

If you’ve ever been on the fence about donating blood, the Chicago Bears and Blackhawks might just be the teams to sway you into making the charitable donation.

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Athlete Hosted Parties Kick Off this Weekend: SDI Visits FOX Good Day Chicago to Discuss

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Jan 15, 2014 | | Leave a comment

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If you love your nightlife as much as you love your Cubs and Blackhawks these next two weeks are full of athlete-hosted parties that are sure to brighten up the darkest days of January.

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