| Jan 15, 2015
| 5:48 PM
Before Brandon Saad addresses business off the ice, the Blackhawks winger wants to focus on taking care of things on it.
The 22-year-old Pittsburgh native is a restricted free agent after the season and while Hawks general manager Stan Bowman has...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 6:42 PM
Stan Bowman still marvels that one of the top players available in the 2012 NHL draft is a member of the Blackhawks.
The general manager's eyes got wider and wider that day in late June 2012 in Pittsburgh as names were called and the Hawks' first...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 1:10 PM
It was a weary group of Blackhawks who gathered at center ice and managed to raise their sticks to salute the fans at the United Center following a victory over the Wild on Sunday night that capped a stretch of five games in eight nights.
| Jan 2, 2015
| 6:08 PM
In the NHL, an injury to one player opens the door for another. In the case of the Blackhawks, that means top prospect Teuvo Teravainen finally will be getting his chance.
The Hawks recalled Teravainen from Rockford on Friday, a day after third-leading...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:49 PM
Someone had to go. That someone turned out to be Nick Leddy.
The anticipated departure of one of the Blackhawks' regulars came to fruition Saturday when the team traded Leddy to the Islanders for three prospects.
The Hawks needed to make a deal by...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 3:43 PM
A dangerous opponent has been lurking in some NHL locker rooms.
As cases of the mumps mysteriously multiply around the league, the Blackhawks have thus far remained uninfected.
Three teams — the Wild, Ducks and Rangers — have had players...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 8:41 AM
CALGARY, Alberta -- A new face has joined the Chicago Blackhawks as they continue their six-game road trip.
The Hawks recalled forward Phillip Danault on Friday and the rookie will be added to the mix with the team set to practice in Edmonton, Alberta,...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 5:33 PM
EDMONTON, Alberta — As practice was winding down Friday in Edmonton, Phillip Danault stepped onto the ice at Rexall Place and immediately was sent on a lap around the rink while the Blackhawks huddled at the red line.
It was a welcome gesture...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 5:19 AM
Hockey players don't live in a vacuum. Life isn't all about what happens on the ice.
So when word recently circulated that due to the sagging Canadian dollar — referred to as the loonie — the NHL's salary cap for the 2015-16 season might...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 9:42 PM
When sabermetrics became a baseball buzzword in the 1990s and its principles proved accurate indicators of player analysis and forming predictions, other major sports leagues took notice.
The NHL was no exception, and statistical analysts soon found that...
| 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...