| Apr 4, 2014
CHICAGO Nobody likes the bitter taste after a shootout loss, so the Minnesota Wild was hardly celebrating its 3-2 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night.
But considering the ugly way this road trip began one week earlier in St. Louis,...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 7:36 PM
Of all the suggested Blackhawks responses to Penguins defenseman Brooks Orpik's vicious but clean hit on Jonathan Toews, they still can save the best for last.
By thanking the hockey headhunter.
If the Hawks use the Orpik incident as the rallying...
| Apr 3, 2014
As the wounded Blackhawks stagger their way to finish line over the final weeks of the season, some help is on the way — at last.
Winger Bryan Bickell, who has not played since March 19 because of an upper-body injury, said he is "100 percent" and...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 8:59 PM
PITTSBURGH — Teuvo Teravainen spent much of his time in Finland setting up teammates for scoring opportunities.
Now that he's in North America, the Blackhawks want the center to be a little more selfish and create chances with his shot. Coach Joel...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 8:31 PM
Crosby's two goals help Pens put away Blackhawks
PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Penguins seem to be over their funk, but the Chicago Blackhawks can't get out of theirs.
The Metropolitan Division-leading Penguins won their second game in three nights...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 8:50 PM
PITTSBURGH — Late March isn't the ideal time for a hockey team to lose its way.
The only worse moment would be mid-April, when the postseason rolls around.
The Blackhawks are mired in arguably their worst stretch of the season with three...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:06 PM
OTTAWA, Ontario — During more than 25 minutes of ice time over the course of his first two games in the NHL, Teuvo Teravainen failed to record a shot on goal.
That was a likely contributing factor to the rookie being a healthy scratch Friday night...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 6:33 AM
It's on you, Blackhawks players.
That’s what Stan Bowman is telling his team.
I’m not changing the roster in any big way, Bowman is telling his players and masterful coach, so it’s on you to do the big things that have become...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 8:49 PM
With the Blackhawks clinging to a one-goal lead midway through the third period, Corey Crawford was ready to stop anything that came his way.
But the goaltender didn't have to as his Hawks teammates threw themselves in front of everything the Hurricanes...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 10:37 PM
Joel Quenneville stood at the lectern in the United Center press room Wednesday night and announced Patrick Kane would miss three weeks with an apparent left knee injury, marking one of the few occasions this season the Blackhawks will experience a...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 8:12 PM
Nobody replaces Patrick Kane.
Kane's hockey talent is unique, like Chicago's finest piece of art, a thing to behold and appreciate but not duplicate. It is rare and riveting. Short of experiencing the national anthem at the United Center, nothing...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:52 PM
Bruins get back to winning ways by blanking Blackhawks
BOSTON -- Last June, the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup with a stunning late rally in Game 6 of the finals against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden.
Thursday night, the defending champs made...