| Jun 28, 2013
| 4:50 PM
The day after a championship parade, it's easy to lose perspective on just how impressive the Blackhawks' second Stanley Cup in four years really is.
General manager Stan Bowman should be the toast of the town. It's going to be difficult for any general...
| May 20, 2013
| 6:41 AM
The Blackhawks won the first shift of Game 2 of their Western Conference semifinal series, and that was pretty much it.
The Red Wings won almost everything else --- the tempo, the style, the puck, and most importantly, the game.
This is what adversity...
| May 26, 2013
Lou Piniella was probably sipping a cocktail somewhere Saturday night after watching baseball.
Mike Keenan likely was already preparing for his new job as coach of the KHL's Metallurg Magnitogorsk in Russia.
Robin Ventura was keeping an even keel a...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:51 PM
The Blackhawks are camping out in South Bend, Ind., for the extended weekend. And if you were lucky enough to score tickets to the Saturday or Sunday practices, you've got a road trip on the horizon!
Pop on "Holiday Road" and get ready for a highway...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:36 PM
— On the day Stan Bowman arrived at Notre Dame as a freshman in 1991, he had walking pneumonia and a broken ankle from crashing his golf cart.
A feeble Bowman needed crutches to hobble from his Keenan Hall dorm to the infirmary, a place he visited...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:24 PM
They looked up in awe as their handiwork hung from the United Center rafters.
Kaner and the Captain. Crow and Shawzer. Dunc and Seabs. Hoss and Sharpie. The Blackhawks our city knows well enough by their hockey nicknames took their eyes off the 2013...
| Jun 26, 2013
Still trying to process the most scintillating 17 seconds in Stanley Cup Final history — will we ever? — Blackhawks President John McDonough stopped a questioner late Monday night at TD Garden who brought up the D word.
"We're not talking...
| Jun 14, 2013
One bad day at work turns into a week. Suddenly, a long-term project is in jeopardy. What should the boss do? How does a leader help turn things around?
The answers are often the same whether one's goal is to meet quarterly projections or advance...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:01 PM
By the time Joel Quenneville finally boarded the Blackhawks team plane after their cathartic Stanley Cup celebration, the champagne on his suit had dried but adrenaline still coursed through his veins.
Even around 2 a.m. Tuesday, Quenneville still...
| Jun 25, 2013
BOSTON — They played until the Boston days turned to 95 degrees and the Boston nights turned into a steam bath. They played until the TD Garden ice turned to the river Charles.
And when Milan Lucic scored with less than eight minutes remaining...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 1:07 PM
His teammates have called him "Mr. Overtime."
Appropriately enough, he earned that nickname after netting the decisive goals in OT in Game 7 against Detroit and in Game 4 in Boston. That makes Seabrook, 28, the fifth defenseman in NHL history to score...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:50 PM
"It's a different level of unbelievable."
That's what Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville said on the ice of a mostly empty TD Garden, minutes after his team won a second Stanley Cup in four seasons.
Perhaps the finish of that game was particularly...