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  • Here's hoping Hawks' Bowman can count to 6

    Here's hoping Hawks' Bowman can count to 6
    I hope Stan Bowman is lying about this. I hope he’s just doing what smart, truth-challenged general managers do. Because I really don’t want to think that the Blackhawks GM actually believes that “for the most part we know what our...
  • NHL reduces Torres' suspension and its own credibility

    NHL reduces Torres' suspension and its own credibility
    Remember how bad the officiating and supplemental discipline were during the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs? Commissioner Gary Bettman apparently loved it so much that he decided to continue the stupidity Monday. Bettman reduced Raffi Torres&...
  • Waiting for Bowman to make the Hawks better

    Waiting for Bowman to make the Hawks better
    OK, so the Wild gets both Zach Parise and Ryan Suter, but remember, the Blackhawks beat them to Sheldon Brookbank. So there, Minnesota. Take that. No Sheldon Brookbank Bobblehead Night for you. Not only did Parise and Suter sign elsewhere, but the...
  • Winning is Hawks' best retaliation

    Winning is Hawks' best retaliation
    If the Blackhawks truly want to retaliate Thursday night for Raffi Torres' dirty hit on Marian Hossa, the most satisfying method will be measured on the scoreboard and not in the penalty box. Hurting a Coyote won't necessarily help the Hawks. As tempted...
  • Hawks need top scorers to kick it into high gear

    Hawks need top scorers to kick it into high gear
    This time, Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville sounded full of regret more than rage after his team's overtime loss to the Coyotes. This time, Quenneville spoke in a soft voice that lacked the hard edge it carried 48 hours earlier, when he criticized...
  • Forget NBC, the NHL is perfect for Comedy Central

    Welcome to the NHL Yuk-Yuk Lounge, and remember, there’s a two-drink minimum for customers --- a six-pack minimum for referees. We’ve got a great show planned, but there are always some surprises. You just never know how many Brendan...
  • It's desperation time, so the Hawks should feel at home

    It's desperation time, so the Hawks should feel at home
    Now, it’s dire, and there’s dwindling belief the Hawks can do anything to change what seems inevitable. Maybe you can find some hope in a second straight overtime loss at home. I’m grasping. The Coyotes tried to bore everyone into a...
  • Blackhawks stay alive, beat Coyotes in OT

    Blackhawks stay alive, beat Coyotes in OT
    GLENDALE, Ariz. — The comebacks keep coming for the never-say-die Blackhawks. Refusing to wilt not from the desert heat but from that of a suffocating Coyotes defense, the Hawks rallied to a 2-1 overtime victory in Game 5 of the Western...
  • Torres gets off easy

    Torres gets off easy
    Raffi Torres got a 25-game suspension for his dirty, despicable, flying hit that knocked out Marian Hossa in the first period of Game 3 of the Blackhawks-Coyotes playoff series. But you know what? After listening to NHL sheriff Brendan Shanahan, Torres...
  • Hats off to the Hawks

    Hats off to the Hawks
    With 24 games in the books, the first half of the Blackhawks' 2013 season has been one for the ages. To mark the occasion, RedEye spoke with Blackhawks announcer Eddie Olczyk as well as fans about why they're so excited about this team.   What are the...
  • Fancy is out, forceful is in for Blackhawks

    Fancy is out, forceful is in for Blackhawks
    When Blackhawks defenseman Johnny Oduya committed a costly penalty by jumping Kings forward Justin Williams after a collision with goalie Ray Emery with 1 minute, 4 seconds left in Sunday's 3-2 victory, he reacted instinctively. So did most of us in the...