| Nov 23, 2014
| 5:50 PM
WINNIPEG, Manitoba Blues winger Ryan Reaves, a Winnipeg native, scored the game-winning goal in a 4-2 win over the Jets Sunday at MTS Centre.
Reaves netted his third goal of the season just 2 minutes, 25 seconds into the third period, allowing the...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 8:27 PM
The Blackhawks lost 1-0 to the Jets on Sunday night, falling for the fifth time in their last seven games. It was their second straight 1-0 loss at the United Center. Former Hawks forward Michael Frolik scored 20 seconds into the game, getting...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 8:21 PM
Evander Kane's successful shot in the fourth round of the shootout provided the difference in the Winnipeg Jets' 1-0 victory over the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night.
Blake Wheeler also scored during the deciding phase and...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 8:57 PM
TV/radio: 8 p.m. Sunday; WGN-Ch. 9, WGN-AM 720.
Storylines: The Blackhawks are playing the second of back-to-back games after taking on the Maple Leafs in Toronto on Saturday night. The Hawks are 4-1-1 at home. Antti Raanta is expected to start in goal....
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:05 AM
Stan Bowman is lying, right? Blackhawks fans had better hope so.
It’s pretty much the job of general managers to lie. Lying helps maintain leverage and creates cover for pursuing trades. Sometimes it’s a GM’s only option, and Bowman...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 6:41 AM
I should be worried about the Blackhawks right now, but sorry, I can’t work up the concern or panic.
They’ve lost three straight thanks to some some inept and inert play. On Sunday night at home, they choked away two points in a loss to a...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 7:21 AM
Ever since unloading Kris Versteeg and Andrew Ladd shortly after they won the Stanley Cup in 2010, the Chicago Blackhawks have been looking for a third line that can check, score and annoy opponents.
For now -- everything with Joel Quenneville is only...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:11 AM
Before we wrap up the 2012-13 NHL season, every hockey fan owes a word of thanks to Scot Beckenbaugh.
Beckenbaugh is the federal mediator who helped negotiate an end to the labor dispute that threatened to wipe out the 2012-13 NHL season....
| Apr 26, 2011
| 7:51 AM
Don’t look now, but the Blackhawks have some offensive depth. No lie. True thing. The area that nearly ruined the defending Stanley Cup champions after the salary-cap slaughter has saved them in their miraculous comeback against Vancouver.
| Apr 13, 2011
| 8:27 AM
Vancouver goalie Roberto Luongo was talking about his favorite former Blackhawks nemesis:
“I don’t think they won the Stanley Cup because of Dustin Byfuglien.’’
Nope, just the Vancouver and San Jose series when he had eight goals...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 9:15 AM
The best time to make a big trade in the NHL is when you don’t have to. You’re negotiating with leverage. If you have a weakness you’re trying to fill, it’s either not obvious or not urgent.
And so, it makes sense that the worst...