| Mar 25, 2014
| 10:38 PM
Teuvo Teravainen didn't know quite what to make of the cheers from the crowd as he stepped on the ice for his first NHL shift.
"I was thinking, 'It's for me or what?'" Teravainen said after helping the Blackhawks to a 4-2 victory over the Stars on...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Fans knew it was gonna be tough even before the gloves came off.
But the Blackhawks capped a good week with a 4-2 win over Central Division leader St. Louis on Sunday at the United Center. Chicago now has won three straight for the first time since...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 9:13 PM
Corey Crawford said he needed to be better.
Coach Joel Quenneville also said his goaltender needed to be better.
They both got what they wanted in Game 3 of the Blackhawks' playoff series against the Blues on Monday.
Or maybe I should say they...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 10:16 PM
Hours before the puck was dropped for Game 3, Duncan Keith and Bryan Bickell were already playing defense.
The veterans stood in the dressing room and defended their reputations, but once the action got underway it was goaltender Corey Crawford who...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Say this for St. Louis coach Ken Hitchcock: He's got a sense of humor and isn't afraid to use it.
Like when a reporter asked about Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane playing on the same line, he cracked: “I don’t think [Hawks coach Joel...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:50 AM
There were bottles of Champagne waiting for Cubs players in the basement of Stanley’s Kitchen & Tap at Lincoln and Armitage avenues when they were five outs away from advancing to the 2003 World Series, Donnie Kruse recalls. The co-owner of Stanley&...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 11:01 AM
Now that the Sochi Olympics are done, the Blackhawks get back to the business of keeping the Stanley Cup local. Depending on how you look at it, the Olympics were a success or a colossal failure. Team Canada did what Team Canada does, while Team USA...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 2:44 PM
CHICAGO -- Defenseman Willie Mitchell won’t play for the Kings on Sunday against the defending Stanley Cup champion Blackhawks.
Coach Darryl Sutter said Mitchell is sick and stayed at the team’s hotel here instead of coming to the rink for...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 6:24 PM
The NHL was right to suspend Boston's Shawn Thornton 15 games for his premeditated assault Dec. 7 on Pittsburgh defenseman Brooks Orpik, though it should have suspended Pittsburgh forward James Neal more than five games for kneeing Boston's Brad...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 11:21 AM
CHICAGO -- Without veteran defenseman Sheldon Souray, the Ducks have still surged to the NHL’s best record, winning a record-tying 18 of 19 games with goalie Jonas Hiller winning 14 straight.
Yet, news Thursday that Souray, 37, was to undergo...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 10:51 PM
CALGARY, Alberta -- Jitters over making his first NHL start caused Blackhawks rookie goaltender Antti Raanta some restlessness in the hours before puck drop.
“Game-day naptime was pretty awful -- I was having some nightmares,” Raanta said...