| 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...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Say this for St. Louis coach Ken Hitchcock: He's got a sense of humor and isn't afraid to use it.
Like when a reporter asked about Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane playing on the same line, he cracked: “I don’t think [Hawks coach Joel...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 12:07 PM
New Jersey Devils forward Jaromir Jagr, who will be 42 next month, was named to the Czech Republic’s Olympic team for the fifth time.
Jagr played on the Czech team that won the gold medal in 1998, the first tournament in which NHL players were...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 11:11 PM
VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- The Canucks got revenge on the Blackhawks the best way they knew how: On the scoreboard.
In the first meeting between the teams since defenseman Duncan Keith injured the Canucks' Daniel Sedin with an elbow to the head...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 7:55 PM
The Kings will need to shine again at Staples Center after falling behind two games to none to the Chicago Blackhawks, losing 4-2 on Sunday in Game 2 of the NHL Western Conference finals at United Center.
Chicago, which owned the league’s best...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 7:20 AM
I thought the Blackhawks had blown Game 1. Just blown a great chance to take control of the Stanley Cup Finals.
They had blown a power play, then blew a 5-on-3 advantage, then blew another power play, all in a one-goal game. Killer stuff, that.
| Jun 19, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Where are the Blackhawks' stars?
In Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, the Hawks grabbed a win with goals from four unlikely sources: Brandon Saad, Johnny Oduya, Andrew Shaw and Dave Bolland. Since then, the offense has been hauntingly quiet, especially...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 8:44 PM
Blood! Sweat! Tom Cruise! Game 3 of the Western Conference finals had all the makings of a blockbuster (not counting Jim Belushi), and the L.A. Kings walked away 3-1 victors over the Blackhawks on Tuesday at the Staples Center. Justin Williams and Slava...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:52 PM
At some point in Thursday's Blackhawks-Kings game, a forecheck is going to be given with juuust a bit too much vigor. A skater will spray juuust a bit too much snow in the goalie's face. Chirping will turn into shoving, and shoving will become a brawl....
| May 21, 2013
| 7:14 AM
The Blackhawks might have the better talent in their second-round playoff series against the Detroit Red Wings, but they’re failing to take advantage of it.
Looking at you, Jonathan Toews.
Maybe adversity will make a difference.
| May 15, 2013
| 7:45 PM
The Blackhawks are known for being a fast team. And no, it's not because of Patrick Kane's rumored sordid escapades. To counter the Hawks' team speed, Detroit coach Mike Babcock said he wants this Western Conference semifinal series to be a "grind fest."...
| May 23, 2012
| 4:05 AM
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- There was the celebratory group hug taking place by the glass, followed by a loud chorus of boos and then objects being tossed on the ice by some fans.
Yes, the 'Kings' long strange journey to the Stanley Cup finals -- returning...