| Feb 2, 2008
| 8:08 PM
All the elements were there Saturday for the Blackhawks to snap their losing skid and gain some ground in the Western Conference playoff race.
They received a stellar effort from goaltender Nikolai Khabibulin and pushed the game to a shootout, when...
| Feb 6, 2008
| 10:18 PM
Help is on the way, but it's looking more and more like it will arrive too late to revive the Blackhawks' fading postseason aspirations.
Rookie Jonathan Toews and veteran Jason Williams are edging closer to returns from injuries, and barring setbacks...
| Feb 7, 2008
| 10:47 PM
There was little doubt Nikolai Khabibulin and the Blackhawks were in desperate need of a victory Thursday night.
Khabibulin came up big when needed most to help the Hawks snap their five-game losing streak and his own 10-game skid, making several huge...
| Feb 14, 2008
| 9:03 PM
The jury is still out on whether the Blackhawks have enough time to make a push for the postseason, but it's obvious they aren't done presenting their case.
Needing a victory to close out their longest trip of the season with a winning record and...
| Feb 20, 2008
| 10:30 PM
The continued adventures of the baffling Blackhawks hit the United Center ice Wednesday night.
A night after getting hammered against a St. Louis team just above them in the standings, the Hawks outclassed the top team in the Northwest Division. They had...
| Mar 2, 2008
| 8:15 PM
Usually pitchers are ahead of hitters at this point, but the Blackhawks were able to get good wood on the puck and made some solid contact with their bodies Sunday.
The Hawks knocked two pucks out of midair and past Vancouver goaltender Roberto Luongo en...
| Mar 4, 2008
| 10:52 PM
Apparently, the Blackhawks are taking this whole playoff thing seriously.
The Hawks picked up two crucial points in the Western Conference race Tuesday night when they defeated the Minnesota Wild 4-2 before a crowd of 18,568 at the Excel Energy Center....
| Mar 7, 2008
| 9:14 PM
For a brief while Friday night, the Blackhawks' present took a back seat to the past.
Once the red carpet on the pregame ceremony honoring Hawks legends Bobby Hull and Stan Mikita was rolled up, the Hawks went back to the business of fighting for a...
| Mar 7, 2008
| 9:37 PM
The upstart Blackhawks are still learning what it takes to win, and facing a team that raised the Stanley Cup last season gave them a prime example of how to go about it.
But it was a hard lesson learned. Despite being outshot 42-22, the defending...
| Mar 9, 2008
| 8:14 PM
The Blackhawks chose to take the positive side of gaining just one point Sunday.
At a time when every point is critical, the Hawks failed to earn two. But after rallying twice to erase third-period deficits in a 6-5 overtime loss to the Edmonton Oilers,...
| Mar 14, 2008
| 9:10 PM
The Blackhawks have vowed not to go down without a fight in the playoff race.
They proved that again Friday night when they jumped to a three-goal lead in the first period and went on to record a 6-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets, snapping a...
| Mar 26, 2008
| 8:49 PM
With very little margin for error, the Blackhawks were marginal at best Wednesday night.
The Hawks suffered a devastating blow to their postseason dreams with a 4-0 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets before a crowd of 14,454 at Nationwide Arena. The...