| Feb 13, 2008
| 9:40 PM
To a man, the Blackhawks insist they are still in the Western Conference playoff race.
To make the playoffs they know they need to be at the top of their game every night and Wednesday that's exactly where they were as the Hawks hammered the Columbus...
| Feb 17, 2008
| 5:41 PM
The penalty-killing unit gave the Blackhawks continued life in the Western Conference playoff race.
The Hawks fended off all seven Colorado Avalanche advantages, including one in the final two minutes, for a 2-1 victory before a crowd of 21,715 Sunday at...
| Mar 19, 2008
| 10:58 PM
The Blackhawks honored Hall of Fame goaltender Tony Esposito before the game and Nikolai Khabibulin honored him between the pipes during it.
Khabibulin stopped 25 shots to record his second shutout of the season and 38th of his career Wednesday night...
| Mar 23, 2008
| 7:51 PM
Reports of the Blackhawks' demise have not necessarily been greatly exaggerated—but they might have been a bit premature.
Patrick Kane's goal in overtime propelled the Hawks to a gritty 4-3 victory over the St. Louis Blues before a crowd of 19,...
| May 15, 2009
One goal short.
That will prey on the Ducks' minds, that they had come back from oblivion in March and rallied twice against Detroit on Thursday but fell one goal short of advancing to the Western Conference finals.
The Red Wings' pervasive grit,...
| 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 10, 2009
| 10:01 PM
December was a dream month for the Blackhawks, but January hasn't been as kind.
A red-hot offense carried the Hawks to 10 victories in 12 December games, but their scoring has gone as frigid as a January windchill in back-to-back losses, including...
| Jan 14, 2009
| 9:38 PM
The Blackhawks and Buffalo Sabres don't play each other very often, but that didn't stop them from battling like a couple of bitter rivals.
The Hawks hosted their Eastern Conference foes for the first time in more than two years Wednesday night at the...
| 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 20, 2009
Patrick Kane let his frustration show during another scoreless game for the winger, slamming his stick to the ice after a near-miss.
This time the Blackhawks' second-year standout, who hasn't scored in 11 games, wasn't alone as Kane's teammates were also...
| Jan 22, 2009
Jonathan Toews didn't have a word for the Blackhawks' recent lack of scoring, but he did know what not to call it.
"We don't consider ourselves in a slump," the Hawks captain said before Wednesday night's 2-0 loss to the St. Louis Blues at the United...
| Jan 29, 2009
| 10:39 PM
So much for momentum.
The Blackhawks, who kicked off their longest trip of the season with a hard-fought victory over the Ducks in Anaheim on Wednesday night, fell flat 24 hours later.
Game 2 of their eight-game trip didn't go quite as well as the first...