| Apr 11, 2015
Carey Price, Canadiens: Goaltenders have their own trophy, the Vezina, but Price's accomplishments this season deserve the Hart as the MVP. Price led the league in victories, shutouts, goals-against average and save percentage.
Alex Ovechkin, Capitals:...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 5:17 PM
DENVER — Sixty minutes of play stand between the regular season and playoffs for the Blackhawks.
Several scenarios are in play surrounding the Hawks facing the Avalanche on Saturday night at the Pepsi Center, but a Blues victory over the Wild on...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 3:46 PM
TV/radio: 8 p.m. Saturday; WGN-9, WGN-AM 720.
Storylines: The Hawks wrap up their regular season with a game that could determine their opponent during the first round of the playoffs. Several scenarios are in play, but a Blues victory over the Wild...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 7:23 AM
I don’t care that the Blackhawks will start the playoffs on the road. They’re as good on the road as in the United Center, winning 24 games at home and away.
What’s more, there are a couple big advantages to starting on the road:...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 3:59 PM
TV/radio: 7 p.m. Thursday; CSN, NBCSN, WGN-AM 720.
Storylines: The Blues inch toward the playoffs with something of a goalie battle brewing. Rookie Jake Allen (2.32 GAA) is 3-1-1 in his last five starts and 21-7-4, including four shutouts. He will start...
| Feb 25, 2015
Although poor weather conditions kept her from the seven-day goal of her Triple 7 Quest series, Kim Pursley has returned home after successfully running seven marathons on seven continents. Pursley, 44, of Forest Hill was 20 minutes from landing...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 9:19 PM
There were some highs, lows and pretty much everything in between for the Blackhawks at the United Center this season.
They concluded the home portion of the schedule Tuesday night with a 2-1 loss to the Wild that could have a significant impact on...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 6:04 PM
A palpable push for the playoffs was at work Monday for the Ducks, who used the third of four consecutive days off to grind through a two-hour practice.
"Attention to detail in all areas of our game," center Ryan Kesler said after a practice that lasted...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 9:56 PM
Ryan Reaves reached into his mouth, pulled out a tooth and handed it to a trainer while sitting on the Blues bench.
It was another teeth-rattling — literally — bone-crunching edition of one of the fiercest rivalries in the NHL when the...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 9:27 PM
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Some moments in hockey simply defy logic.
The Blackhawks inexplicably trailing the lowly Sabres — a team that appears to be tanking to better its odds to secure the top pick in the draft — after coughing up a two-goal...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 6:14 AM
A day after the Blackhawks posted what coach Joel Quenneville called their "No. 1" biggest victory of the season, they went ahead and recorded No. 1A.
Just like that, a Hawks team that had slipped into the first wild-card spot over the weekend has...