| Apr 17, 2014
| 10:58 PM
ST. LOUIS — Buckle up, Blackhawks fans, this has the makings of some kind of thrill ride.
Trailing the defending Stanley Cup champions late in regulation, the Blues rallied for a 4-3 victory in triple-overtime in Game 1 of the first round of the...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 7:50 AM
I don’t know what the Blackhawks are going to do in free agency to fix their blown chance at another Stanley Cup, but because I’m a pleaser, not a teaser, I’m here to help with a list of 10 (mostly) unrestricted free agents:
| Apr 21, 2014
| 9:13 PM
Corey Crawford said he needed to be better.
Coach Joel Quenneville also said his goaltender needed to be better.
They both got what they wanted in Game 3 of the Blackhawks' playoff series against the Blues on Monday.
Or maybe I should say they...
| 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...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 4:21 PM
Ryan Miller's decade-long tenure with the Buffalo Sabres has come to an abrupt end, as the former Vezina Trophy recipient has been dealt to the St. Louis Blues as part of a blockbuster five-player trade.
In addition to Miller, Buffalo's franchise leader...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 8:00 PM
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Once the shock and emotions of leaving Buffalo and the Sabres began to wear off, goalie Ryan Miller began looking forward to the challenge he and Steve Ott will face in living up to the St. Louis Blues' expectations.
Sabres no more,...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 2:33 PM
The Olympics are long gone. The spectacle of snowy Soldier Field is now a beautiful memory. Back to real hockey, my friends. With 20 games to go, the Blackhawks are tied with St. Louis for first in the Central Division.
My semi-bold prediction: They'...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:10 PM
While the St. Louis Blues were remolding themselves in the Kings' image and hoping elite goaltender Ryan Miller will help them conquer their playoff nemeses, the Buffalo Sabres were making more news than they have since they were the victims of Brett...
| 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...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 7:26 AM
Friendly and thoughtful Twitter followers and emailers have been wondering where I’ve been while Patrick Kane has gotten off to the best start of his career.
The answer is, the same place they’ve been: Watching Kane get off to the best start...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 4:33 AM
The Ducks hit the halfway mark of the season with a three-game winning streak, a small accomplishment for a team that had been expected to compete for the division title but a bit of consolation after all of their missteps......
| Dec 1, 2011
| 8:33 PM
Radek Dvorak and Eric Nystrom scored 3:14 apart late in the third period to lift the Dallas Stars over the Ottawa Senators, 3-2, at American Airlines Center.
Nystrom's goal with 2:20 remaining gave the Stars their first lead, and Andrew Raycroft made...