| Jan 17, 2009
In a bit of symmetry courtesy of the NHL schedule-makers, the Blackhawks opened the second half of the season the same way they started it.
The Hawks took on the Rangers, whom they faced opening night in New York, in a battle of Original Six teams Friday...
| Jan 22, 2009
Jonathan Toews didn't have a word for the Blackhawks' recent lack of scoring, but he did know what not to call it.
"We don't consider ourselves in a slump," the Hawks captain said before Wednesday night's 2-0 loss to the St. Louis Blues at the United...
| Dec 29, 2008
After the Blackhawks' latest conquest, general manager Dale Tallon had a question: "When was the last time we won nine in a row?"
That would be never. Until Sunday night, that is.The red-hot Hawks continued a historic run as they dispatched the Minnesota...
| Jan 29, 2009
ANAHEIM — In the good-news-bad-news department, the California Highway Patrol pulled over one of the Blackhawks' team buses Wednesday en route to their game against the Anaheim Ducks.
That was the bad news. The good news is that no ticket was...
| Jan 29, 2009
| 10:39 PM
So much for momentum.
The Blackhawks, who kicked off their longest trip of the season with a hard-fought victory over the Ducks in Anaheim on Wednesday night, fell flat 24 hours later.
Game 2 of their eight-game trip didn't go quite as well as the first...
| Feb 3, 2009
| 11:14 PM
Hockey players have long memories when it comes to things like seven-goal losses.
That's what happened to the Edmonton Oilers the last time the Blackhawks visited Rexall Place. The Oilers made it clear early in Tuesday night's rematch that they weren't...
| Feb 7, 2009
| 10:08 PM
In the sixth game of a road trip on which most things have gone right, pretty much everything went wrong for the Blackhawks.
The Vancouver Canucks raced to a six-goal lead Saturday night and went on to crunch the Hawks 7-3 at General Motors Place. The...
| Feb 15, 2009
There were no reports of Blackhawks players getting lost en route to the United Center or walking into the visitors' dressing room by mistake.
After 23 days away from their home rink, anything was possible when the Hawks returned Saturday night from an...
| Sep 23, 2008
| 9:43 PM
When given the choice between having the White Sox or Blackhawks make the playoffs, Kevin Paulson didn't hesitate: "White Sox!"
That didn't stop the 24-year-old Paulson, who works the counter at a bowling alley in Wheaton, from attending the Hawks' first...
| Sep 28, 2008
| 8:38 PM
Hockey seasons aren't made or lost in September, but roster spots are.
The Blackhawks went to 3-0 in exhibitions with a 4-3 victory over the Dallas Stars on Sunday night. Other than to most in the crowd of 18,425 at the United Center, the result didn't...
| Oct 10, 2008
| 9:59 PM
The Blackhawks were in the perfect venue to show the hockey world what they're made of this season.
They kicked off their 2008-09 campaign Friday night on one of the biggest stages in hockey, Madison Square Garden, but couldn't overcome the bright lights...
| Oct 11, 2008
| 9:53 PM
A lot of promises are made in the nation's capital, and some of them are even kept.
The Blackhawks were trying to show a different kind of promise this weekend, one that would establish them as a force in the 2008-09 season. Instead they remain winless...