| Apr 23, 2009
CALGARY, Canada -- It looks like this one could go the distance.
The Blackhawks staged a dramatic rally from three goals down Wednesday night but the Calgary Flames regained the lead to win 6-4 in Game 4 of the Western Conference quarterfinals at the...
| Apr 26, 2009
In a postseason series where scoring the first goal has led to disaster, the Blackhawks bucked the trend.
In fact, they discovered the perfect formula for overcoming it: Once they got ahead in Game 5 on Saturday night against the Calgary Flames, the...
| Apr 28, 2009
CALGARY, Canada -- They're young, they're inexperienced and they're moving on.
The Blackhawks captured their first postseason series victory since 1996 with a 4-1 win over the Calgary Flames in Game 6 of the Western Conference quarterfinals Monday night....
| May 1, 2009
VANCOUVER, Canada -- Trailing by three goals entering the third period against one of the NHL's top goaltenders didn't phase the Blackhawks in the opening game of their Western Conference semifinals.
The Hawks have the difficult task of trying to solve...
| May 3, 2009
VANCOUVER -- Vancouver fans yell "Loooooo" with gusto whenever Canucks goaltender Roberto Luongo makes a save. By the middle of the third period of Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals Saturday night, the Blackhawks had them directing boos at the...
| Dec 13, 2009
In a move that will help to thin out what may be the heftiest local residential real estate portfolio of any Chicago Cubs player, starting pitcher ace Ryan Dempster has placed a 13-room mansion in Lakeview on the market for $2.25 million.
| Oct 1, 2009
Will the Detroit Red Wings and Pittsburgh Penguins meet in the Stanley Cup finals for a third straight spring, or will the San Jose Sharks find the gumption to match their talent?
There's no consensus winner in either conference, mostly because even...
| Oct 15, 2009
Nikolai Khabibulin was speaking with the media outside the Edmonton Oilers' dressing room Wednesday morning at the United Center when Patrick Kane strolled by and without breaking stride said "keep that glove up, Khabby."
The Blackhawks winger's advice...
| Feb 20, 2009
SUNRISE, Fla. — Florida isn't a usual stop for the Blackhawks, but it's quite a bit more familiar to them than the venue the next time they likely will take on the Panthers.
Early Thursday, the NHL announced the Hawks and Panthers would kick off...
| Mar 15, 2009
| 8:27 PM
It was hard to tell which of the teams taking the United Center ice Sunday was the one with the worst record in the NHL and a goaltender making his first career start.
The New York Islanders and netminder Peter Mannino fit the description but didn't play...
| Feb 12, 2009
Patrick Sharp had a look of determination on his face in the dressing room hours before the Blackhawks took the ice against the Atlanta Thrashers.
The Hawks' top goal-scorer had been struggling to find the back of the net and that explains why his...