| Feb 22, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville called his team’s 3-1 comeback victory against the hated Blues on Sunday a “goalie win.’’
He did not characterize the Hawks’ inspiring 2-1 comeback victory against the evil Red Wings on...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 7:55 AM
It’s on the Blackhawks players. That appears to be the central message coming from general manager Stan Bowman at the trade deadline Monday.
The players who are here now are good enough to win big later this season, no matter what they’ve...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 7:48 AM
You will find plenty of merchandise featuring “Pawn Stars” cast member Austin “Chumlee” Russell at the World Famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop in Las Vegas — everything from Chumlee bobbleheads, golf balls and Chumberry lip balm...
| Apr 13, 2011
| 8:27 AM
Vancouver goalie Roberto Luongo was talking about his favorite former Blackhawks nemesis:
“I don’t think they won the Stanley Cup because of Dustin Byfuglien.’’
Nope, just the Vancouver and San Jose series when he had eight goals...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 7:32 AM
Hey, look! Patrick Kane!
Yeah, that Patrick Kane!
The one who scores big goals!
Heck, the one who scores goals, period.
Kane scored the winner against the evil Red Wings in the Blackhawks’ gotta-have-it 2-1 win in Detroit on Sunday.
| Nov 15, 2011
These days, when he puts on his suit and tie, he goes to work before a deafening throng of more than 20,000 paying customers, not to mention hundreds of thousands more following on TV and radio. His performance and that of those under him invite enough...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 7:52 AM
The Blackhawks have stunk in a lot of ways lately.
They have blown two-goal leads. They failed to show up in a home game against an evil enemy. And Tuesday night in St. Louis, they were trying to play croquet.
They have the worst power play in the...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 5:15 PM
“The Chicago Code” and “The Playboy Club” didn’t make it to a second season, but fellow Chicago-based TV series “Shameless” did. And it has been filming exterior scenes for Season 2 — which premieres on...
| Jun 26, 2013
Chicago should light up more of its signature buildings — even on nights when the Blackhawks are not winning the Stanley Cup. For one thing, projection technology has advanced to the point where any exterior surface can be an exciting canvas, flat...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 6:42 AM
NHL muckamuck and Gary Bettman sock puppet Bill Daly said last week he was out of ideas for saving this locked-out season.
Excuse me, but when exactly did you or the NHL have even one idea?
Besides making the players indentured servants, I mean?
| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:23 AM
Gold Coast resident Yanina Beccaria and her partner Ken Barrington won season 2 of the Jenny McCarthy-hosted NBC reality show “Love in the Wild” Tuesday -- just as many had expected.
The couple clicked from the beginning, unlike other...