| Mar 5, 2015
| 11:15 AM
Highland Park boys hockey is all about heart, and sometimes, that heart gets broken.
Hopes of an Illinois High School Hockey League North Central Division title evaporated in the final game of a best-of-three playoff series Sunday, thanks to a 4-3...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 6:12 PM
The true stretch run has begun with the trade deadline Monday and the Blackhawks have 18 games remaining during which they will attempt to catch the second-place Blues in the Central Division — they trail by four points — while also hold off...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 6:10 PM
TAMPA — Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman got his man — or at least one of them.
The Hawks acquired four-time NHL All-Star Kimmo Timonen on Friday night in exchange for two draft picks, bolstering a defense that has been shaky at...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 6:04 AM
Bang went Patrick Kane.
Snap went Derrick Rose.
Crash went the title hopes of the United Center.
Both teams. Within hours. Beep, beep. Drive home safely, Chicago.
Maybe it won’t turn out to be that bad, but that’s what it felt like...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 10:21 AM
While the Blackhawks reacted Wednesday to the loss of leading scorer Patrick Kane, it was learned that the perpetrator of the incident won't face further punishment.
The Blackhawks placed Kane on long-term injured reserve with an upper-body injury and...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 10:50 PM
Snapping a confidence-draining losing skid took a back seat to news that could affect the Blackhawks on a much grander scale.
During the Hawks' 3-2 shootout victory over the Panthers on Tuesday night at the United Center, winger Patrick Kane left the...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 6:24 AM
It’s their heads or their hearts. Maybe both.
Either way, the Blackhawks are stinking it up these days. Get them a brain scan. Schedule an EKG. Figure it out because the Hawks apparently are incapable of preparing properly for a game and are...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 7:14 PM
The minutes following the Blackhawks' trouncing at the hands of the Bruins on Sunday afternoon ticked away before the dressing room was finally opened to the media.
Nearly 15 minutes after being annihilated 6-2 by the struggling Bruins, every member...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 9:36 AM
After finishing the regular season with only one conference loss, the Highland Park Giants hockey team continued its hot streak in the playoffs, advancing to the championship round of the Illinois High School Hockey League North Central Division this...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 9:19 PM
They have defeated the Predators three times, the Blues, Canadiens, Ducks and Penguins twice.
They have lost to the Oilers, Maple Leafs, Blue Jackets and Coyotes.
The Blackhawks have had a Jekyll & Hyde season, often playing to the level of their...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 9:08 PM
Marian Hossa paused to consider the last time he was this hot offensively.
"In Junior — Portland," Hossa said with a smile shortly after sparking the Blackhawks to a 3-1 victory over the Devils on Friday night at the United Center.