| Feb 24, 2015
| 9:09 PM
Mother Nature will decide over the next few days whether this February will go down as one of the coldest in Chicago history.
To the city's sports fans, it officially became one of the cruelest Tuesday night.
The surreal news release came from the...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 6:17 AM
While the Blackhawks’ Stanley Cup hopes were getting their collarbones surgically repaired, some of the competition for that trophy made the kind of moves the team on West Madison Street needs to make.
One of those teams making a move, by the way,...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 6:04 AM
Bang went Patrick Kane.
Snap went Derrick Rose.
Crash went the title hopes of the United Center.
Both teams. Within hours. Beep, beep. Drive home safely, Chicago.
Maybe it won’t turn out to be that bad, but that’s what it felt like...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 7:18 AM
This isn’t a rant. This isn’t going all Chicken Little.
But I’m mad about the way the Blackhawks insulted our supposed viewing pleasure with that eyesore in Minnesota on Tuesday.
If that wasn’t the worst Blackhawks effort...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 6:49 PM
The most famous Scott Darling, based on a Google search, is a photographer from California whose work displays, according to his website, "an energizing sense of drama."
The other Scott Darling, a Chicago kid who starred in net for the Blackhawks on...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 7:02 PM
The Blackhawks ended their two-game losing streak with a crisp 2-1 victory over the Senators on Sunday night at the United Center. Jonathan Toews scored on a wraparound and Brent Seabrook beat Ottawa's Craig Anderson on a slap shot from just...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 7:46 PM
Scott Darling received the news without an ounce of fanfare.
As Joel Quenneville passed him on the team flight late Saturday, the Blackhawks coach told him he'd get the start in goal Sunday night. It was no big deal except that it would be his first NHL...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 2:18 PM
It’s a new season, but Patrick Kane’s post-home game routine doesn’t seem to have changed.
The Blackhawks’ star dined Saturday at Chicago Cut (as he is known to do after home games) following his team’s win against the...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:29 AM
Joel Quenneville has very few shortcomings as a coach, but Daniel Carcillo is one of them.
Carcillo or injured Brandon Mashinter or the type of player they represent. The type of player Quenneville seems to want even as the NHL is legislating them...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 6:22 PM
At 1:54 p.m. Wednesday, the wheels went up on the Blackhawks team plane as it departed O'Hare for Thursday's opening game against the Stars.
The Hawks spent the entire summer finalizing their flight plan.
There are no alternate...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 8:22 AM
Taylor Kinney and Jesse Spencer didn’t follow hockey closely until they began filming NBC’s “Chicago Fire” in Chicago in 2012. Now the two actors are Blackhawks fans, attending games on occasion and hanging out with the players....