| May 16, 2015
| 12:21 PM
When Blackhawks defenseman Kimmo Timonen made his NHL debut in 1998, Ducks defenseman Hampus Lindholm was 4 years old. Rangers forward Martin St. Louis had played in 1,154 games when forward Jonathan Drouin logged his first appearance with the Lightning...
| May 10, 2015
| 3:41 PM
Blackhawks defenseman David Rundblad had a smile permanently traced across his face, like a still image burned into a left-on television set.
That's because Rundblad will be making his Stanley Cup playoff debut whenever the Hawks begin the Western...
| May 8, 2015
| 4:25 PM
Obtaining injury information from hockey coaches during the Stanley Cup playoffs is about as easy as getting through traffic on the Jane Byrne Interchange during a Friday rush hour.
So when Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville offered his thoughts on the...
| May 7, 2015
| 10:03 PM
If there's a common refrain Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville brings up at every morning skate or every team meeting, it's the importance of getting off to a good start.
That prompt is ringing permanently in the ears of winger Bryan Bickell.
| May 8, 2015
| 6:31 AM
Five things about the Blackhawks' four-game sweep of the Wild:
1. The Hawks’ sweep of the Wild was surgical, disciplined and brilliantly executed by world-class talent.
Now can everyone leave the room so Duncan Keith can sleep until next week?...
| May 9, 2015
| 5:20 PM
Sitting on the Blackhawks' bench between shifts, Kimmo Timonen can feel his 40-year-old legs begin to tighten.
Having been an on-ice mainstay throughout the first 15 seasons of his NHL career, it's not something the veteran defenseman has experienced....
| Apr 17, 2015
| 8:08 AM
Unless you're into playing 16-1 shots over at Parx Racing, you probably shouldn't get too excited about the Flyers' chances in Saturday night's NHL lottery drawing.
The team officially has a 6.5-percent chance of getting struck by Connor McDavid...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 8:13 PM
Besides Blackhawks rookie Scott Darling, only one other goaltender in NHL history won his playoff debut while allowing no goals and playing more than 60 minutes.
His name was Normie Smith of the Red Wings and 79 years ago he shut out the Montreal...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 7:09 PM
First round (best of seven)
The Predators scored more goals per game this season (2.76 to 2.68), but the return of Patrick Kane will bolster an already loaded Hawks offense. Kane was tied for the NHL scoring lead when he went down with a...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 7:23 AM
I don’t care that the Blackhawks will start the playoffs on the road. They’re as good on the road as in the United Center, winning 24 games at home and away.
What’s more, there are a couple big advantages to starting on the road:...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 8:28 PM
Dmitrij Jaskin and Paul Stastny scored and Jake Allen out-dueled Corey Crawford in goal to lift the Blues to a 2-1 victory over the Blackhawks on Thursday night at Scottrade Center. The loss, their third in a row, meant the best they can...