| Oct 26, 2014
| 10:52 PM
They’re scorers, not fighters, although Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry did their best Sunday night making audition tapes for WWE and boxing promoters.
In a 4-1 loss to the San Jose Sharks, the Ducks were met by a desperate Pacific Division rival who...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 8:31 PM
ST. LOUIS — Patrick Kane insists David Backes is a good guy. And he's fond of T.J. Oshie and Kevin Shattenkirk too.
In fact, the Blackhawks winger said there is nothing to dislike about any of the Blues — away from the ice.
On it is a...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 5:05 PM
TV/radio: 7 p.m.; WGN-9, WGN-AM 720.
Storylines: The Hawks will try to rebound after suffering their first loss in regulation this season Thursday night against the Predators in Nashville. Antti Raanta will start his third consecutive game in goal while...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 9:02 PM
NASHVILLE — There are times Brandon Saad absolutely dominates during hockey games.
And then there are times he does not.
In his third season with the Blackhawks, Saad is searching for the consistency that would elevate him to the upper echelon...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 6:43 PM
After a meandering start to the season, the Blackhawks have entered a difficult stretch that includes nine games in 15 nights.
While the time spent practicing and sleeping in their own beds has been nice so far, the Hawks are eager to get into the...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 9:11 PM
The deeper the Blackhawks got into the season, the more coach Joel Quenneville was asked when backup goaltender Antti Raanta would start a game.
"Everybody was asking, 'When are you going to play Antti? When is Antti going to play?'" Quenneville said...
| Oct 22, 2014
By Jerry Bonkowski, The Sports Xchange
CHICAGO — The Chicago Blackhawks erupted for three mid-first period goals and never looked back, trouncing the Philadelphia Flyers 4-0 Tuesday at the United Center.
With 21,162 on hand to watch, the...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 6:34 AM
Although goaltender Antti Raanta stole the show Tuesday night with his shutout against the Philadelpiha Flyers, there were plenty of other positive takeaways from the Blackhawks' 4-0 win.
Forward Kris Versteeg made his season debut skating on the Hawks'...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Kris Versteeg was flying up and down the ice, Michal Rozsival was rifling shots from the blue line, Patrick Kane was doing things with the puck that only Patrick Kane can do and the rest of the Blackhawks were going about their business during practice...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Patrick Kane's eyes were filled with tears while sitting in front of his locker moments after the Blackhawks had completed their first practice under coach Joel Quenneville just a little over six years ago.
The previous day, Oct. 16, 2008, the Hawks had...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 10:06 AM
Here's a novel concept: The Chicago Blackhawks will play a hockey game Wednesday night.
When the Hawks take the ice against the Calgary Flames at the United Center, it will be just their third game during this young NHL season and first in four nights....