| May 25, 2011
After flirting with the idea for the last few months, Detroit Red Wings defenseman Brian Rafalski has called it a career. Citing a desire to spend more time with family, Rafalski leaves the game after a season which he called his most challenging. The...
| May 18, 2009
DETROIT -- When we last left Patrick Kane and the Blackhawks, they were basking in the glow of a dominating performance in a Stanley Cup playoff-series-clinching victory over the Vancouver Canucks.
After playing his finest game wearing the Indian head on...
| May 19, 2009
(WGN-AM) - The Chicago Blackhawks have their work cut out for them, as they return to the United Center Friday night for Game Three of the Western Conference Finals.
The Blackhawks lost 3-2 in overtime at Joe Louis Arena Tuesday night, meaning they...
| May 20, 2009
DETROIT -- Brian Campbell said he would make the same play "a hundred more times."
Unfortunately for the veteran defenseman and his Blackhawks teammates, it only took one time for the Detroit Red Wings to capitalize on Campbell's turnover in overtime...
| May 22, 2009
| 9:00 PM
(WGN-AM) - The Blackhawks got themselves right back into the Western Conference finals series with a 4-3 overtime victory over the Detroit Red Wings in Game 3 on Friday night at the United Center. The win cut the Hawks' deficit in the series to 2-1 with...
| May 23, 2009
If the Detroit Red Wings figured to cruise past the Blackhawks en route to another Stanley Cup championship, they now know they're in for a battle.
The Hawks put themselves back into the Western Conference finals series with a 4-3 overtime victory over...
| May 25, 2009
All the good news was delivered early.
When the Blackhawks and Red Wings hit the United Center ice for their pregame skate before Game 4 of the Western Conference finals Sunday afternoon, Martin Havlat was skating for the home team while Nicklas Lidstrom...
| Jan 1, 2009
| 6:55 PM
With a hockey rink stretching across the infield of historic Wrigley Field and a festive crowd enjoying its New Year's Day outside rather than in the comforts of home watching college football, the 2009 Winter Classic had the makings of something special....
| Jan 11, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Kings captain Dustin Brown was named one of four alternate captains for the U.S. Olympic hockey team for the Vancouver Games. Jamie Langenbrunner of the New Jersey Devils, about to play in his second Olympic tournament, was named the team's......
| Feb 21, 2010
| 9:34 PM
The crowd for the U.S.-Canada game was electric for all of 41 seconds Sunday, because that's how fast the U.S. scored to take a 1-0 lead. Brian Rafalski's shot, which deflected off the stick of Canada's Sidney Crosby, got past......
| Feb 22, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Hi again, everyone: That was a great game to be part of. To beat Canada in their own barn in front of their own fans was pretty special. It was a pretty quiet building at the end; it was almost......
| Feb 24, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The United States menâs hockey team defeated Switzerland, 2-0, in a hard-fought contest Wednesday to advance to the semifinals at the Vancouver Winter Olympics. The U.S. will play the winner of the Wednesday night's Finland-Czech Republic game. The...