| 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...
| May 8, 2009
With the minutes ticking down and the Blackhawks trailing, seeds of uncertainty began creeping into players' heads.
That will happen when the opposing goaltender is Vancouver's Roberto Luongo and he's on the verge of his second career postseason shutout,...
| May 10, 2009
The Blackhawks did something in Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Vancouver Canucks that they hadn't been able to do all series.
They scored first.
And then they did something even more important: They kept scoring.
| May 22, 2009
| 9:00 PM
(WGN-AM) - The Blackhawks got themselves right back into the Western Conference finals series with a 4-3 overtime victory over the Detroit Red Wings in Game 3 on Friday night at the United Center. The win cut the Hawks' deficit in the series to 2-1 with...
| May 23, 2009
If the Detroit Red Wings figured to cruise past the Blackhawks en route to another Stanley Cup championship, they now know they're in for a battle.
The Hawks put themselves back into the Western Conference finals series with a 4-3 overtime victory over...
| May 9, 2009
| 1:45 PM
(WGN-AM) - Andrew Ladd tipped in teammate Dave Bolland's long shot less than 3 minutes into overtime to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 2-1 comeback victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night, tying the Western Conference semifinal at 2. Game 5 is...
| Apr 13, 2009
The Blackhawks closed a chapter of the 2008-09 regular season Sunday. Unlike recent history, however, there's more to this story.
It was a season that featured the firing of a popular head coach after only four games, a franchise-record nine-game winning...
| Apr 17, 2009
The wait was so long you wondered if someone had broken a mirror back in 2002 and given the Blackhawks bad luck.
For the first time in seven years — or 2,548 days, to be exact — the Hawks took to the ice for postseason play Thursday night...
| Apr 26, 2009
In a postseason series where scoring the first goal has led to disaster, the Blackhawks bucked the trend.
In fact, they discovered the perfect formula for overcoming it: Once they got ahead in Game 5 on Saturday night against the Calgary Flames, the...
| Dec 28, 2009
With not even half the season gone, the Blackhawks took advantage of their last opportunity to put the Predators as far back in their rearview mirror as they could.
The teams met for the sixth and final time Sunday night at the United Center, and the...