| Jul 1, 2015
| 6:01 PM
The makeover of the Blackhawks' roster for the 2015-16 season is far from complete, but the picture slowly is becoming a bit more defined as general manager Stan Bowman traverses the swampy landscape that is the NHL's salary cap.
During the first day...
| Jun 17, 2015
| 7:19 PM
Except for a couple of hours of sleep followed by a meeting with coaches, a session with the media and, for captain Jonathan Toews, a call from President Barack Obama, it has been a raging party for the Blackhawks since they captured their third Stanley...
| Jun 17, 2015
| 8:50 AM
John McDonough's eyes moistened as he stopped in mid-sentence to look into 300 level at the United Center.
McDonough was standing at center ice late Monday night after the Blackhawks beat the Lightning 2-0, reflecting on what it meant to win the team'...
| Jun 15, 2015
| 10:51 PM
The last seven months have been a lot more about matters of life and death and less about matters of hockey for Daniel Carcillo.
The Blackhawks left winger, who hasn't played since March 25 after being diagnosed with concussion symptoms, never had...
| Jun 16, 2015
| 8:49 PM
During the bedlam on the United Center ice Monday night after the Blackhawks clinched their third Stanley Cup in six seasons, general manager Stan Bowman encountered Brandon Saad.
That's restricted-free-agent-and-in-line-for-a-huge-contract Brandon Saad....
| Jun 4, 2015
| 2:09 PM
The Chicago Blackhawks pleaded ignorance Thursday about the possibility that right wing Andrew Shaw bit Tampa Bay defenseman Victor Hedman in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final.
"I have no idea," Blackhawks center Antoine Vermette said one day after Chicago...
| Jun 3, 2015
| 5:56 AM
TAMPA, Fla. — One look at Jonathan Toews racing up and down the ice with unmatched drive and determination — the "C" on his sweater standing out under the lights — makes it's clear why the Blackhawks follow the example their captain...
| May 22, 2015
| 10:02 PM
The lawyer representing the family of former Blackhawks player Steve Montador, who died Feb. 15 and whose autopsy revealed he suffered from extensive CTE (chronic traumatic encephalopathy), said Friday he was "shocked" when he was watching Game 3 of the...
| May 18, 2015
| 7:21 AM
Writing the "5 things" blog after Game 1 of the Western Conference finals while wondering how the Blackhawks could so quickly forget that they need to crash the Ducks' net:
1. The Hawks want control of the puck and control of a fast-paced game. They got...
| May 14, 2015
| 6:30 PM
Just like his good friend and former Blackhawks teammate Steve Montador, Daniel Carcillo had battled substance-abuse issues. Both players also had dealt with multiple concussions during their hockey careers; Carcillo has not played since March 25 after...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 9:10 PM
The regular-season home finale wasn't grand for the Blackhawks on Tuesday night after a 2-1 loss to the Wild at the United Center.
The victory was the Wild's 11th straight on the road and clinched them a playoff berth. The Blackhawks...