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By Nick Jacquin, Sports Writer 

If the first round matchup between the St. Louis Blues and Chicago Blackhawks was any indication of what is to come in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, we are in for a very intense and exciting couple of weeks.  What a series it was between two of the best teams in the National Hockey League.

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Blues Shutout by Crawford, Blackhawks

By Nick Jacquin, Sports Writer 

It was a big day for sports fans of all kinds on Sunday.  While four NFL teams battled for the chance to play in Super Bowl 50, the heated rivalry between two division foes was taking place in the NHL.

The St. Louis Blues traveled to the United Center in Chicago to take on the Blackhawks. St. Louis (28-16-8) was unable to put anything past Chicago goalie, Corey Crawford, who captured his NHL leading seventh shutout of the season.  Meanwhile, the Blackhawks (33-15-4) were able to get back into the winning column after losing their previous two games.

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Things to Do When Netflix is No Longer an Option

By Leslie Hamilton, Features Writer 

Holiday breaks are meant to have the purpose of spending quality time with your immediate family and relatives, but that’s not always what happens. For college students, a holiday break ultimately serves as an opportunity to temporarily forget your educational obligations and school-related stressors, a chance to catch up on/ make a dent in your Netflix queue, a chance to catch up on all your neglected coursework, or an opportunity to make some extra cash only to recklessly spend it all while back at school – Netflix, most likely being the victor of the three. But let’s be real, as awesome as Netflix is, there’s only so many hours that you can marathon watch Netflix before you tire of not knowing what time of day it is or eventually become grossed out by the fact that you’re still wearing the same clothes that you put on three days ago when you last showered. If that doesn’t happen, you either have incredible self-control and motivation or it’s only a matter of time before a family member or friend stages an intervention. If you are the former, I commend you. However, if you are the latter and finally arrive at the conclusion that it’s time to change your clothes, shower and get some fresh air, here are some fun activities that you can do.

Source: Crown Center Ice Skating Rink in Kansas City, MO https://www.crowncenter.com/Attractions-Theaters-List/Ice-Terrace

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