| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:57 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The Blackhawks moved up in the NHL draft and got the man they wanted when they selected center Nick Schmaltz with the 20th overall pick Friday night at Wells Fargo Center.
After acquiring picks No. 20 and 179 from the Sharks for...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 4:00 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It was just in March when the Blackhawks thought enough of Brandon Bollig to sign the bruising winger to a three-year, $3.75 million contract extension.
On Saturday, the Hawks traded Bollig to the Flames for a third-round...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 9:09 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Dylan Butler, The Sports Xchange
EditorsNote: final update Waiting game excruciating for Ekblad, NHL draft prospects
PHILADELPHIA -- Aaron Ekblad waited his whole life for this, what's another few seconds, right?
A dramatic pause...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:33 PM
The Winter Classic won't be just a one-day trip to Washington for the Blackhawks.
Rather, it will be nearly a month-long invasion of their privacy. They will be tailed by cameras in the locker room, executive meetings, and even in their homes.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:56 PM
LAS VEGAS — Not long after capturing the Norris Trophy in 2010, Duncan Keith took a look at the names attached to it and something stood out to the Blackhawks defenseman.
"I was kind of surprised to see some of the players who have only won it...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 9:39 PM
Michal Handzus is sure of one thing: He wants to play in the NHL next season.
What he isn’t sure of is which team — if any — will take a chance on a 37-year-old center coming off a disappointing season, and it apparently won’t be...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 11:22 AM
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter joined a pretty exclusive club Friday: coaches who have won more than one Stanley Cup.
Only 15 have done it in the history of the NHL, which pre-dates the stock market crash — the 1929 stock market crash.
Sutter has two...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:15 PM
How will Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford respond after losing a 2-0 lead late in the second period, giving up four goals in 10 minutes and 45 seconds, and four on 11 third-period shots?
“He's moved forward off all his games. ... I thought he...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Trying to capture the spirit of the thing that was either the Blackhawks’ 2013-14 postmortem or the 2014-15 pregame show, pick one:
1. Maybe Stan Bowman is telling the truth, or maybe he’s lying.
“I don’t think we’re...
| May 28, 2014
| 9:49 PM
The Blackhawks tried to choke away Game 5 of their Western Conference finals against the Kings.
Not only the game, but they also tried to choke away their season and their shot at repeating as Stanley Cup champions.
The Hawks took a 2-0 lead less than...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 5:59 PM
From the sound of things, the biggest cosmetic change to the Blackhawks next season will be obvious at the first team meeting — by looking at Patrick Kane's beard.
"I told some of the guys I'm going to grow it out for the summer," Kane kidded...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 7:39 PM
Beyond the jaw-dropping skills of the team's stars and Coach Q's immaculate mustache, Blackhawks fans will have plenty to remember—and forget—from this season.
THAT WAS AWESOME
For the second straight season, Patrick Kane...