| 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...
| 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 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,...
| 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...
| Apr 8, 2009
NASHVILLE — Falling behind early to a desperate hockey team, especially one that has been dominant this season when leading after one period, isn't the best formula for success.
The Blackhawks did just that Tuesday night but kept their heads and...
| Mar 21, 2009
After earning the right to be called the "fourth-place Blackhawks" for the bulk of three months, the Hawks woke up Friday fifth in the Western Conference.
Their March swoon allowed the surging Vancouver Canucks to leap-frog the Hawks in the race for...
| Mar 15, 2009
| 8:27 PM
It was hard to tell which of the teams taking the United Center ice Sunday was the one with the worst record in the NHL and a goaltender making his first career start.
The New York Islanders and netminder Peter Mannino fit the description but didn't play...
| Feb 12, 2009
Patrick Sharp had a look of determination on his face in the dressing room hours before the Blackhawks took the ice against the Atlanta Thrashers.
The Hawks' top goal-scorer had been struggling to find the back of the net and that explains why his...
| Mar 18, 2009
NEWARK, N.J. — Forget St. Patrick's Day. In New Jersey on Tuesday night they were celebrating St. Martin's Day.
The Devils' Martin Brodeur, the patron saint of goaltending to many in the crowd of 17,625 at the Prudential Center, set the NHL's all-...