Isn’t it just the NHL’s luck that the moment the mainstream – oh hi ESPN – notices the Chicago Blackhawks’ point streak, it comes to a screeching halt at 24 games?
That doesn’t meant the streak shouldn’t be celebrated, despite not achieving the greatness of the 1979-80 Philadelphia Flyers. Puck Daddy infographic ace Dan Gustafson of SixteenWins.com looks at the Blackhawks’ streak in the context of past winning streaks:
So what kind of hardware will the 2013 Blackhawks earn?
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