-Pucks & Pixels finally made it to the 1,000 follower mark on Twitter! P&P has started their write-in contest. You can enter here. You have until midnight on Sunday!
-Patrick Sharp is a very handsome man when he scores goals, but he's also a very handsome man when he's a dad. He's on the cover of Chicago Parent magazine and did an interview for them with his wife. Sharp: "Every day, it's something new and it's something special. Even just sitting on the couch, the three of us, it's a lot of fun. Everything she does is exciting for us, whether it's a smile or a laugh or whatever." You can read the rest of the article and see the adorable photos here: ChicagoParent: Chicago Blackhawks Patrick Sharp on fatherhood. Here's a video of the shoot that can be summed up in one word: Awwwww!
-“Jonathan Toews was in a minor one-car collision in downtown Chicago this morning while driving himself to the United Center. He was not injured." CBSChicago: Toews Crashes Car Into Pole In Loop. Seriously, who tries to get an autograph from a person who had just gotten into a car accident?
-Brunette: “When you get to this point of the year and you see the end coming, you see what this hockey team can do and you get excited. Every year is a new experience. This is a crucial time of the year. You want to be playing your best hockey from here on in.”
ChicagoTribune: Brunette, success go together for Hawks
-Kane on Toews: “Obviously, some guys are going to have to step up like myself and try to do a little bit more and a little bit extra. He’s definitely a huge part of the lineup and a guy you miss. It seems like when he goes out, the lineup gets depleted a little bit. But it’s a good chance for other players to step up.”
ChicagoSun-Times: With Jonathan Toews out, Patrick Kane knows he needs to step up
-"Jonathan Toews will not travel to Los Angeles and Anaheim, nor will defensemen Niklas Hjalmarsson and Steve Montador, as the Blackhawks take on the Kings on Saturday and the Ducks on Sunday."
CSNChicago: Toews, Hjalmarsson, Montador won't join Hawks on trip
-PuckDaddy: Puck Daddy's Create a Cheesy 1990's-style NHL Poster contest: Gallery 2
-Puck Daddy: Hockey Hugs: Tiny St. Louis; Cuddles from the Beanpot; Anthony Stewart loves you (It's all about number 4. Brilliant quote. That's real love)