| Dec 28, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Andrew Shaw does not abide by the old adage that silence is golden.
A constant stream of chatter flows from the Blackhawks forward while on the ice, in the dressing room, on the airplane, at the hotel — just about anywhere and everywhere....
| Dec 29, 2014
| 2:53 PM
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter and defenseman Drew Doughty were fielding questions about the game-breaking ability of Calgary’s prized rookie, the undersized left wing Johnny Gaudreau.
Gaudreau, who was named the league’s No. 1 star of the week...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 6:56 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the last week:
+ Despite losing 223 man-games to injuries, the Columbus Blue Jackets have continued to surge. They're 9-1-1 in December, including 5-1-1 at home, and have one...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 11:08 AM
The St. Louis Blues signed 42-year-old goaltender Martin Brodeur to a one-year contract on Tuesday.
Brodeur had spent his entire 21-year career with the New Jersey Devils. His contract with the Blues includes performance bonuses, according to TVA.
| Dec 3, 2014
| 8:32 PM
Of all the teams in town likely to hurt themselves by skipping a step on the way to a championship, the Blackhawks would be at the bottom of the list.
Yet there the Hawks were Wednesday night at the United Center, in front of a home crowd for the...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 9:36 PM
No one is rooting harder for the Blackhawks and Canadiens to meet in the Stanley Cup Final than Denis Savard.
The Hall of Famer, who has deep ties to both venerable clubs, can envision the kind of impact a series between two of the pioneering franchises...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 10:48 PM
TV/radio: 6 p.m. Saturday; CSN, WGN-AM 720.
Storylines: The Blackhawks kick off four-game trip with a Central Division showdown against the Predators. They have been one of the surprises of the NHL and lead the Central with 36 points after winning...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 7:59 PM
Marian Hossa scored twice and Brandon Saad had a goal and an assist Saturday night as the Blackhawks topped the Predators 3-1 at Bridgestone Arena. Scott Darling was strong in goal as the Hawks prevailed for the second night in a row to...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Carrie Underwood has revealed something at the Country Music Assn. Awards that fans have been wondering since she announced her pregnancy: She's having a boy!
Underwood let the information slip onstage while she and fellow country crooner Brad Paisley...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 9:17 AM
MONTREAL — The Flyers' inability to defend power plays recently has masked the fact that prolific-scoring winger Jake Voracek has become one of the NHL's feel-good stories this season.
There have been many players struggling on the penalty kill,...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 3:23 PM
The NHL is abandoning the dry ice scrape between the end of regulation and overtime because it takes too long.
The league experimented with using Zambonis between regulation and overtime for the past seven weeks to give the players a smoother ice...