| Apr 17, 2009
The wait was so long you wondered if someone had broken a mirror back in 2002 and given the Blackhawks bad luck.
For the first time in seven years — or 2,548 days, to be exact — the Hawks took to the ice for postseason play Thursday night...
| Apr 23, 2009
CALGARY, Canada -- It looks like this one could go the distance.
The Blackhawks staged a dramatic rally from three goals down Wednesday night but the Calgary Flames regained the lead to win 6-4 in Game 4 of the Western Conference quarterfinals at the...
| Apr 26, 2009
In a postseason series where scoring the first goal has led to disaster, the Blackhawks bucked the trend.
In fact, they discovered the perfect formula for overcoming it: Once they got ahead in Game 5 on Saturday night against the Calgary Flames, the...
| May 9, 2009
| 1:57 PM
(WGN-AM) - The Blackhawks have won their first playoff game in seven years, defeating the Calgary Flames at the United Center 3-2 in overtime.
Martin Havlat scored 12 seconds into overtime to lift the Blackhawks over the Flames in Game One of their...
| May 9, 2009
| 2:27 PM
(WGN-AM) - After taking a 2-0 series lead in Chicago, the best-of-seven contest will head back to the United Center for Saturday's Game Five with the Flames and Blackhawks knotted 2-2. The Flames suffocated a Blackhawks comeback with a 6-4 Game 4 victory,...
| 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...
| Nov 16, 2008
| 9:28 PM
There are some teams in the NHL against which the Blackhawks can get away with taking bad penalties. The San Jose Sharks aren't one of them.
Despite battling from behind three times to take a lead into the third period, the Hawks fell to the Western...
| Dec 6, 2008
| 9:20 PM
Like the last time the Blackhawks faced the Detroit Red Wings, they had the defending Stanley Cup champions right where they wanted them.
Also like the last time, the Hawks came away disappointed.
The Hawks held a two-goal lead in the third period...
| Dec 17, 2008
EDMONTON, Alberta — The months of arduous rehabilitation worked for James Wisniewski.
The defenseman made his season debut Tuesday night and made an immediate impact during the Blackhawks' 9-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers before a crowd of 16,...
| 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 18, 2009
ST. LOUIS — Much has been made of the Blackhawks' inability to defeat the top two teams in the Western Conference this season, the San Jose Sharks and Detroit Red Wings.
Their difficulty with the St. Louis Blues, who are anchored at the bottom...
| 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...