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Blackhawks season ends with first Stanley Cup in 49 years

49 years in the making, the Chicago Blackhawks concluded their epic Stanley Cup run with a destiny fulfilled. Blackhawks season end as many experts expected with a NHL championship. Chicago needed overtime and a shot from Patrick Kane to claim the Cup. The shot did not immediately set the crowd or Kane’s teammates into an elated frenzy, because red light did not indicate the goal was good. Upon official review, the Blackhawks with certainty could finally celebrate a 4-3 overtime victory and their first Stanley Cup Championship in over four decades.

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The Chicago Blackhawks Next Stanley Cup Winner?

Chicago Blackhawks swept their way into the Stanley Cup Finals. The Philadelphia Flyers had to avoid a near sweep to win the right to play for the Cup. Philadelphia has not been a Stanley Cup winner since 1975 and it has been even longer that a trophy has been hoisted over the head of a Blackhawk player. It was 1961 to be exact.

Many experts think that the Blackhawks have a chance to end a 49 year drought and win the Stanley Cup. They are a very versatile hockey team that can do a lot to win. If defense is needed they can play that style of hockey and if team need to use speed then the Blackhawks can get victory as well.

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