| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 6:00 AM
WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Having been slapped in the face by reality in the form of a slide into fourth place in the Central Division, the Blackhawks were intent on slapping right back.
"We can't wait any longer to find that playoff style of hockey,"...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 5:39 PM
Here's what we know about the Blackhawks through 76 games of the regular season: They can be very, very good at times and not so good at others.
In the free-for-all that is the Central Division, one day the team is fighting for a wild-card spot and...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 5:51 PM
Niklas Hjalmarsson pinched deep into the offensive zone to pounce on a loose puck, walked into the slot and wired a wrist shot past Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick. The defenseman then leaped into the arms of blue line partner Johnny Oduya to celebrate...