| Jan 18, 2015
| 7:34 PM
The Blackhawks are taking this whole midseason malaise thing to the extreme.
What once seemed like a simple misstep during an 82-game season has turned into a slide that is threatening to drop the Hawks into fourth place in the Central Division.
| Jan 27, 2015
| 6:11 AM
The Predators sit atop the Central Division, three points ahead of the Blackhawks with three games in hand.
The Predators claim the second spot in the Western Conference with 65 points, second-best in the NHL as the league resumes play after the All-...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 7:49 PM
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — The grin plastered on Jonathan Toews' face throughout the NHL All-Star Game festivities in Columbus over the weekend will slowly dissipate, and the return of Captain Serious is imminent.
When will the transformation be...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 4:18 PM
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter painted a vivid picture when asked last week about his players' struggles to defend their championship.
"They have to keep understanding and listening to what I'm telling them about how tough it is," he said. "The train has got...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 9:32 PM
PITTSBURGH — There had been plenty of subdued postgame dressing rooms for the Blackhawks during their final few contests leading to the NHL All-Star break.
But that certainly wasn't the case Wednesday night when the Hawks were hooting and...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 11:46 AM
The Highland Park hockey team took a three-week break for the holidays, but came back to the ice the same way it left — red hot.
The Giants started the new year with two straight victories, one over archrival Deerfield, to up their overall...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 8:54 PM
Ice hockey may not be an official varsity sport at Deerfield High School, but that doesn't really make much of a difference to the athletes competing against some of the best hockey players in the state.
"We're a club sport, but these guys play just...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 6:24 PM
When the Jets ramped up the physicality against the Blackhawks during the Central Division clash Friday night at the United Center, the Hawks didn't send their enforcer onto the ice in response.
They don't have one.
The days of Brandon Bollig, John...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 12:19 AM
The pace was fast, the hits were hard and the intensity level was ratcheted up more than a few notches.
Something happened to the midseason doldrums when the Blackhawks faced the Jets on Friday night at the United Center: A touch of playoff-type hockey....
| Jan 16, 2015
| 9:03 PM
Alex Edwards elevates as Neuqua Valley edges Metea Valley
A glance at the box score would make it appear as if Neuqua Valley’s Alex Edwards didn’t do anything against Metea Valley during Thursday’s Upstate Eight...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 4:34 PM
As the Hawks reach their season's midway point in one of the NHL's fiercest divisions, they will need production from a few relatively unheralded skaters to stay fresh.
The Hawks hammered home an average of more than three goals per game during their...