| Mar 21, 2015
| 9:02 PM
DALLAS — As determined as the Blackhawks are to capture the Central Division title, they aren't exactly obsessing over what is going on above them in the waning games of the regular season.
After their morning skate in Dallas before playing the...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 6:33 PM
Jonathan Toews shot Corey Crawford a grin after shooting a backhand past him Friday during Blackhawks practice at Johnny's Ice House West.
And why not? Crawford has been the wizard of "oohs" and "ahhs" since leading scorer Patrick Kane broke his...
| 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...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 8:23 PM
When Patrick Kane skated off the ice cradling his left arm with a fractured collarbone on Feb. 24, it appeared the Blackhawks' chances of capturing the Central Division title left with him.
But a funny thing has happened to the Hawks' so-called lost...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 7:47 PM
Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau wants his team to play with more desperation as the playoffs loom in less than a month, but Anaheim is in a comfortable place.
Not only do the Ducks occupy first place in the Pacific Division by a wide margin, they possess the...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 6:58 PM
The Blast went 4-0 against the Rochester Lancers in the Major Arena Soccer League's regular season, shutting them out once and scoring 25 points while using plenty of reserves in its last victory on March 1.
The playoffs started Wednesday for the...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 9:33 AM
MESA, Ariz. -- When the Cubs came away with a tie in their Cactus League opener against the A’s last week, manager Joe Maddon looked at the bright side.
“At least we got one point,” he said, referring to the NHL’s method of...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 8:59 PM
A nationally televised game against an Original Six opponent that likes to fly up and down the ice is the kind of game Patrick Kane relishes.
"Yeah, I wish I could play — that would be awesome," the winger said Sunday before the Blackhawks fell to...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 8:11 PM
While setting up a three-on-three battle drill during Saturday's practice, coach Joel Quenneville raised his gravelly voice and implored the Blackhawks to "get pissed off around here."
Though the Hawks were coming off a victory over the Oilers on Friday...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 8:45 PM
It wasn't long ago that the Predators were running away and hiding with the Central Division title to such an extent that the Blackhawks lowered their sights to catching the Blues for second place.
Now, suddenly, the Hawks have begun thinking bigger...
| 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...