I originally wanted to live blog the Blackhawks Game 5 against the Minnesota Wild but it occurred to me that based upon how the series has played out to date, and given the weight that Game 5 carried coming in, it most likely was going to be a pretty low scoring, tight defensive affair – of which play-by-play written commentary comes up a little empty.  Instead I allowed the forces of nature to take their course and the Hawks emerged victorious, taking a 3-2 series lead in the process.

To begin with I’ve been impressed by the Minnesota Wild in this More >