| Feb 27, 2008
| 10:28 PM
Having raced past the final quarter pole of the season, the Blackhawks know every stride from here on out has to be true.
Wednesday night they took a step toward resurrecting their Western Conference playoff hopes with a 1-0 victory over one team ahead...
| Feb 28, 2008
| 9:49 PM
If the planets had been aligned differently, Brad Richards could have been wearing a Blackhawks sweater Thursday night. With their current alignment, the center instead was playing for the Dallas Stars.
The high-scoring Richards, whom the Stars...
| Mar 7, 2008
| 9:14 PM
For a brief while Friday night, the Blackhawks' present took a back seat to the past.
Once the red carpet on the pregame ceremony honoring Hawks legends Bobby Hull and Stan Mikita was rolled up, the Hawks went back to the business of fighting for a...
| Mar 7, 2008
| 9:37 PM
The upstart Blackhawks are still learning what it takes to win, and facing a team that raised the Stanley Cup last season gave them a prime example of how to go about it.
But it was a hard lesson learned. Despite being outshot 42-22, the defending...
| Mar 14, 2008
| 9:10 PM
The Blackhawks have vowed not to go down without a fight in the playoff race.
They proved that again Friday night when they jumped to a three-goal lead in the first period and went on to record a 6-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets, snapping a...
| Mar 19, 2008
| 10:58 PM
The Blackhawks honored Hall of Fame goaltender Tony Esposito before the game and Nikolai Khabibulin honored him between the pipes during it.
Khabibulin stopped 25 shots to record his second shutout of the season and 38th of his career Wednesday night...
| Mar 22, 2008
| 3:11 PM
The Blackhawks came away with the knowledge they had outplayed the Nashville Predators on Saturday, but it's what they didn't come away with — two points — that mattered most.
The Hawks fell to the Predators 2-1 in a shootout before 17,113 at...
| Mar 23, 2008
| 7:51 PM
Reports of the Blackhawks' demise have not necessarily been greatly exaggerated—but they might have been a bit premature.
Patrick Kane's goal in overtime propelled the Hawks to a gritty 4-3 victory over the St. Louis Blues before a crowd of 19,...
| Mar 26, 2008
| 8:49 PM
With very little margin for error, the Blackhawks were marginal at best Wednesday night.
The Hawks suffered a devastating blow to their postseason dreams with a 4-0 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets before a crowd of 14,454 at Nationwide Arena. The...
| Mar 29, 2008
| 9:56 PM
The Blackhawks held their own on the pugilistic side Saturday night and out-gunned the St. Louis Blues where it mattered most—the scoreboard.
In a game that featured two first-period fights, a melee in the final seconds and pushing and shoving...
| Mar 30, 2008
| 11:06 PM
On the day they were officially eliminated from the playoffs, the Columbus Blue Jackets seemed intent on ruining what remains of the Blackhawks' chances.
But the Hawks wouldn't allow it. They rallied from a two-goal, second-period deficit and then...