| Feb 21, 2014
| 8:22 PM
Uncharacteristic struggles in the second period hurt the Chicago Wolves as a stretch of two bad minutes made the difference in a 2-1 loss to the Rockford IceHogs on Friday night at the BMO Harris Bank Center.
The second is on average the most productive...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 10:07 PM
The Chicago Wolves are known as one of the top defensive teams in the American Hockey League on the road, but it was their offense that was on display Saturday night in a 7-2 win over the Abbotsford Heat at the Abbotsford Entertainment & Sports Centre....
| Mar 15, 2014
| 8:42 PM
A slow start coupled with a couple of unfortunate bounces were too much for the Wolves to overcome Saturday night.
They gave up two first-period goals and dropped a 3-0 decision to the Texas Stars at Allstate Arena in their first regulation defeat at...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:10 AM
The news arrived to readers of The Courant on the morning of March 8, 1877, seven weeks before the start of the second National League baseball season.
Hartford, a charter member, was deemed unacceptable as a major league market. The city's "base ball"...
| Sep 5, 2013
Headlines for Thursday, September 5, 2013
ROGER WATERS: One Wall He Does Not Want to Tear Down
Roger Waters took his production of Pink Floyd's The Wall to Berlin, Germany last night, and on Tuesday he joined a protest to protect one of the last...
| Aug 17, 2012
There will be no lockout. At least there won't be one in the American Hockey League.
While the NHL stares down another looming lockout, the AHL released its full 2012-2013 schedule today. The Grand Rapids Griffins will begin the 76-game slate with...
| May 23, 2013
| 5:02 PM
On April 18, I was at Johnny's IceHouse West, interviewing fans about their experience watching Blackhawks practice, when I saw two women in the bleachers in bright red jerseys. One was wearing Jonathan Toews, the other Corey Crawford.
"Excuse me," I...
| Dec 21, 2010
| 2:39 PM
David Kaplan is one of the most trusted names on the Chicago sports scene. He joined WGN Radio as a sports reporter in April of 1995 and is currently the afternoon drive sports reporter and host of WGN Sports Night, heard weeknights 7-10 p.m., and Cubs...
| Aug 16, 2010
| 8:27 AM
September 12--The Lexi Kazian 5K run4kids is a 1-mile Family Walk & Kids Dash which will be located at Independence Grove 16400 W. Buckley, Libertyville, IL 8:00am-11:00am. The course is USTAF certified.
Skates, the Chicago Wolves mascot will be...
| May 4, 2011
Ray Vanco is a shy, unassuming teenager from Orland Park who would be quite content if strangers never knew his name or face.
He preferred to roam the United Center halls with his best friend than sit in his seat between periods of a recent Blackhawks...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 7:29 AM
One of the big problems with the “loser’’ point that the NHL awards to a team that gets beaten in overtime or a shootout is that you can get fooled by some stats.
For starters, this 100-point season isn’t like other Blackhawks...