| Jun 6, 2013
| 8:40 PM
Third period (Blackhawks 3, Kings 2)
Empty net again.
Kings left wing Dustin Penner backhands a pass to forward Jeff Carter, but there's no shot.
Chicago celebrates at net with goaltender Corey Crawford as time runs out.
| Apr 30, 2013
| 9:50 PM
A man of few words, and front teeth, Bryan Bickell flashed a smile only a hockey mom could love Tuesday night, summing up how it felt to score the winning goal in the Blackhawks' 2-1 overtime victory over the Wild.
"It's special,'' Bickell said. "It was...
| Apr 22, 2013
The season will end Sunday and so will the voting period for the NHL's major trophies. Members of the Professional Hockey Writers' Assn. vote for most trophies; the Jack Adams (Coach of the Year) is selected by the NHL Broadcasters' Assn., and the...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 7:35 AM
No, no, no, you people have it all wrong. You’re using the wrong description. The Blackhawks do not have a goalie controversy. They have a goalie competition.
And another thing: You’re forgetting to add the most important word in this...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:57 PM
On the elevator outside Blackhawks rookie Brandon Saad's downtown apartment hours before a recent home game, his parents realized they had forgotten their family passes.
Sandra Saad told her son, who was their ride to the United Center, she needed to go...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 7:59 AM
If I were a betting man, and I am, I’d wager the Blachawks will let today’s trade deadline pass without acquiring the true No. 2 center they’ve needed since they won the Stanley Cup.
I realize the Hawks made a move to acquire a...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 6:16 AM
Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville changed lines.
Of course, Quenneville changed lines. That’s what he does when things get dire, and sometimes even when they don’t.
But in the second period of Game 4 of the Western Conference finals in Los...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 9:01 AM
CHICAGO -- Heading into Game 5 of the Western Conference finals on Saturday night, Kings Coach Darryl Sutter thinks too much has been made of what happened at the end of Game 4.
His team managed only two shots in the third period, losing to the...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 11:31 PM
It had to end this way, with a moment meant for the cover of a media guide or framed on a wall.
A game this good deserved an ending this dramatic.
So when Patrick Kane scored his third goal of the game Saturday night high over the glove of Kings...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Duncan Keith entered the press conference area and set down a plastic bag holding four enormous bottles of juice.
After what the Blackhawks defenseman and his teammates had just endured Saturday, you can't blame him for being thirsty. It can't be easy...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 6:18 PM
When Joel Quenneville was an 18-year-old defenseman for the Windsor Spitfires in the Ontario Hockey League, displaying exemplary professionalism and passion for the game, Wayne Maxner sensed a natural leader in his midst.
"I never had to worry when Joel...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 7:59 PM
If you got a kick out of Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa's wink at the NBC-TV camera during the national anthem Saturday before Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against the Kings, imagine how Hossa's buddies in a bar somewhere in Slovakia felt....