| Apr 14, 2011
| 3:30 PM
VANCOUVER -- Dave Bolland won't play for the Chicago Blackhawks against the Canucks in Game 2 of the Western Conference quarterfinals, but the center is still optimistic he will take the ice at some point in the series.
"I have it in my head that I...
| Apr 15, 2011
| 10:07 PM
Ben Smith, hero.
Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane, Marian Hossa, and Patrick Sharp, zero.
That’s a zero in terms of goals – combined, mind you -- and impact on the Blackhawks in their playoff series with Vancouver.
The Hawks’ big shooters...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 7:48 PM
The last two springs, the Blackhawks would’ve made Vancouver melt down.
In Game 4, they made the Canucks flat quit.
Not by beating them up, but by beating them to loose pucks and winning board battles. By moving the puck efficiently and skating...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 12:43 PM
VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Brent Seabrook has been ruled out for the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 5 against the Canucks on Thursday night.
The stalwart defenseman was not on the ice for the morning skate at Rogers Arena after traveling with the team to...
| Apr 23, 2011
| 10:30 AM
Whether or not Brent Seabrook is in the lineup Sunday night is the pressing question. But the Chicago Blackhawks defenseman took another step toward that by joining his teammates for practice Saturday.
Seabrook, out for the last two games of the series...
| 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...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 9:15 AM
The best time to make a big trade in the NHL is when you don’t have to. You’re negotiating with leverage. If you have a weakness you’re trying to fill, it’s either not obvious or not urgent.
And so, it makes sense that the worst...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 2:56 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice for practice in California prior to gathering for a team meal to celebrate Thanksgiving.
Defenseman Brent Seabrook missed practice and is "possible" to play against the Ducks on Friday afternoon in...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 1:47 AM
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Black Friday turned exceptionally bright for the Blackhawks in a flash.
The Hawks appeared destined for their fourth consecutive defeat before their offense came alive in the third period as they rallied for a 6-5 victory over the...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 11:25 PM
LOS ANGELES—Corey Crawford and the Chicago Blackhawks saved their best for last.
The goaltender pulled off arguably his strongest effort during a six-game, 13-day road trip as the Hawks skated to a 2-1 victory over the Kings on Saturday night at...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 11:24 AM
Bryan Bickell is getting another chance to prove he belongs in the Chicago Blackhawks' lineup.
The winger will replace rookie Ben Smith, who was sent to Rockford of the American Hockey League on Monday, when the Hawks face the Western Conference-...