| Jan 13, 2012
| 2:17 PM
Ben Smith came up short in the battle of rookies in their bids to remain on the Chicago Blackhawks' roster.
The forward was sent to Rockford of the American Hockey League on Friday as the Hawks activated center Marcus Kruger off the injured list....
| Jan 13, 2012
| 2:41 PM
Chicago Blackhawks winger Daniel Carcillo will undergo reconstructive surgery on his left knee Tuesday and will miss the remainder of the season.
The veteran was injured during a Jan. 2 game against the Oilers when Carcillo illegally checked Edmonton's...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 9:14 AM
I hope Stan Bowman is lying about this. I hope he’s just doing what smart, truth-challenged general managers do.
Because I really don’t want to think that the Blackhawks GM actually believes that “for the most part we know what our...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 9:17 AM
OK, so the Wild gets both Zach Parise and Ryan Suter, but remember, the Blackhawks beat them to Sheldon Brookbank.
So there, Minnesota. Take that. No Sheldon Brookbank Bobblehead Night for you.
Not only did Parise and Suter sign elsewhere, but the...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Men's College Basketball-Cincinnati at Connecticut, 6 p.m. (ESPN2); Seton Hall at Villanova, 6 p.m. (ESPNU); Indiana at Nebraska, 6 p.m. (Big 10 Network); Texas at Kansas State, 8 p.m. (ESPN2); Oklahoma State at Iowa State, 8 p.m. (ESPNU);...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 11:52 AM
Turns out you can find Michael Jordan at Michael Jordan’s Steak House after all.
The NBA legend has been spotted at his restaurant somewhat regularly since it opened in September 2011, including on Friday. Jordan was also there August 20 (he...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:40 PM
With enough force to draw a 10-minute misconduct, the best sports marketing department in Chicago consistently hammers us with how we should define the Blackhawks.
Not 101 points.
So when Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman urged...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 4:17 PM
General manager Stan Bowman and the Chicago Blackhawks didn't wait long to retool the roster for the 2011-12 season.
The Hawks signed five veterans to one-year contracts during free agency Friday, including Dan Carcillo, Andrew Brunette, Jamal Mayers,...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 4:39 PM
It's never too early to start thinking about hockey.
Especially in Chicago, considering the way our baseball teams have played and the ongoing NFL and NBA lockouts.
And luckily for Blackhawks nation, this weekend is the team's fourth annual convention,...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 12:35 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Chicago Blackhawks won't know until shortly before the puck drops if winger Marian Hossa will be in their lineup for Tuesday night's game against the Phoenix Coyotes.
The veteran hasn't skated in four days after suffering an upper-...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 4:55 PM
Blackhawks winger Daniel Carcillo was suspended two games after he had a hearing with NHL disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan on Saturday at 1 p.m. to discuss a hit he put on the Carolina Hurricanes' Joni Pitkanen during Friday night's game.
| Oct 31, 2011
| 8:17 PM
The Chicago Blackhawks were trying to extend their home points streak as they battled Central Division rival Nashville Predators on Monday night at the United Center.
They Hawks were able to do just that as they defeated the Predators 5-4 in overtime...