10 Blackhawks Playoff Storylines

What you'll need to watch for as the Hawks go aver their second consecutive Stanley Cup Title.

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Will the Supporting Cast Step Up? |
The stars have turned out for the Hawks in 2011 but their backups have been lacking
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Will Roberto Luongo Fail, Again? |
Vancouver Canucks goalie, Roberto Luongo hasn't been a top-performer in playoffs past.
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Can Hjalmarrson Turn Back into Hjalmarsson |
Niklas Hjalmarsson
appeared to be a more aggressive player in 2010 as seen here against Mike Richards #18 of the Philadelphia Flyers. Since then, Hjalmarsson has taken a step back as a player.
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Can Jonathan Toews Carry the Team Again? |
Jonathan Toews
shoots a goal against the San Jose Sharks at the United Center in March.
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Will Marian Hossa Be a Force? |
Last season
Hossa was a force to be reckoned. This season, less so.
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Will Ryan Kesler Fail Again? |
Ryan Kesler
hasn't shown up in the playoffs the past couple years.
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Will Bolland Make it Back? |
Dave Bolland has been out with an injury since mid-March.
Will the Sedin Twins, Henrik and Daniel, Compete? |
Twins Daniel Sedin #22 and Henrik Sedin #33
haven't posted the greatest playoff numbers since being drafted together by the Canucks.
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Is Cory Crawford Playoff Ready? |
Last year all the buzz was on Annti Niemi, but this year's untested goalie is Cory Crawford.
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Can the Canucks Keep Their Heads Aboot Them? |
The situation gets heated as blows are thrown by Craig Adams #27 of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Kevin Bieksa #3 of the Canucks
who are a notoriously testy, and distracted, team.
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