| Oct 7, 2014
| 7:26 PM
Stan Bowman graduated from Notre Dame in 1995 with a degree in finance.
That has come in handy during the NHL's salary-cap era as the Blackhawks general manager perhaps more than anyone in the league the last few seasons has had to work the numbers...
| 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 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...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 11:08 AM
The dust is beginning to settle on the battle for Blackhawks roster spots, and Brandon Mashinter and Trevor van Riemsdyk are still standing.
Mashinter appears to have secured a spot as the Hawks' enforcer as the team on Monday began the process of...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:50 PM
The Chicago Blackhawks released their official training camp roster Thursday, and the list includes 52 players who will compete for jobs for the 2014-15 NHL season.
The biggest surprise is the presence of Cam Barker, who was considered a bust with the...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 9:08 PM
Patrick Sharp is sporting a line of stitches across his cheek but considers himself the lucky one of the Blackhawks who endured having his face sewn together with a needle and thread during Monday night's scrimmage.
Patrick Kane has a vertical line of...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 9:22 PM
After a relatively tame summer — which, incidentally, is a good thing for an NHL team that isn't celebrating a Stanley Cup championship — the Blackhawks are set to open training camp.
The team will gather at the University of Notre Dame...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 10:30 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — They rode buses together from Chicago to Notre Dame and later the group underwent fitness testing.
The Blackhawks did all that during Thursday's opening of training camp with the knowledge that at least one of them won't be...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 7:25 AM
Between injuries and Joel Quenneville’s propensity to play toy soldiers, every Blackhawks forward eventually will skate with every other forward.
That’s just the way it works -- that’s the way it has to work when you consider that...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 3:14 PM
With the opening of Blackhawks training camp set for Friday, beat reporter Chris Kuc answers readers’ questions.
Who will be removed from the roster to get the Blackhawks under the NHL’s salary cap? -- Nicky S. Gurnee
This is clearly the...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Trying to capture the spirit of the thing that was the Blackhawks’ choke in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals that ended their Stanley Cup defense:
1. The Hawks need a second-line center. Here we go again. If it takes trading, say, Brent...