| 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 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 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"...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 6:13 AM
The voice of Chicago winters has a new place in Toronto.
Blackhawks play-by-play man Pat Foley will enter the Hockey Hall of Fame in Nov. 17 after being named the 31st recipient of the Foster Hewitt Memorial Award for broadcasting on Thursday.
| Feb 14, 2014
| 8:46 PM
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- In a game marked by close calls, momentum swings and spectacular saves on both ends, it was fitting that the final result came down to an eight-round shootout in the Chicago Wolves' 5-4 win over the Rockford IceHogs on Friday night....
| 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...
| May 16, 2014
| 7:56 PM
The Chicago Wolves left everything out on the ice Friday night but were eliminated by the Toronto Marlies with a 4-0 loss in Game 4 of the Western Conference semifinals at Ricoh Coliseum.
Toronto never trailed in the series as they swept the Midwest...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 7:58 PM
It looked like the Chicago Wolves were down and out early Friday night.
Facing multiple two-goal deficits, the No. 2 seed in the Western Conference appeared overpowered and unlucky, but all it took was six minutes for that to change. The Wolves...
| 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...
| 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...