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Bring on the Blackhawks: Vancouver to Face Chicago in Round Two

Published by on April 28, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NHL

After seemingly an eternity of waiting the Canucks now know their second round opponent—the Chicago Blackhawks. 

Thanks to a 4-1 Ducks win, which eliminated the Sharks, Vancouver will begin the Conference semifinals on home ice. 

Here is a breakdown of how the Canucks match up against the very young and talented Chicago Blackhawks:

 

Goaltending

Chicago may have lacked some playoff experience going into the postseason, but they certainly do not lack any in goal. Nikolai Khabibulin has something every player on the Canucks is after—a Stanley Cup ring. 

While he split duties with Huet for the first half of the season, the Bulin Wall is unq...

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