| Jul 9, 2014
| 3:57 PM
With Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane now locked in with the Blackhawks through the 2022-23 season, the future of the franchise appears bright — with a hint of storm clouds on the distant horizon.
Two of the NHL’s top players aren’t...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Corey Crawford and Antti Raanta have a new voice to help guide them through the 2014-15 season.
The Chicago Blackhawks hired Jimmy Waite as their new goaltending coach Monday, replacing the fired Steve Weeks.
Waite is a former Hawks goalie and is 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...
| May 19, 2014
| 7:48 PM
Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi knew his team needed a productive left wing in order to go far this season and he knew Columbus winger Marian Gaborik might be available, but Lombardi had season-long salary cap problems and Gaborik's salary was $7.5...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Joel Quenneville tapped into his stable of hockey friends and hired Kevin Dineen as an assistant coach for the Blackhawks on Monday.
Dineen, who coached the Canadian women's national team to the gold medal at the Sochi Olympics, was a teammate of...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:32 PM
As deftly as they handle a two-on-one break together on the ice, Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane balanced the desire to be rewarded for their efforts with helping the Blackhawks to remain competitive in the future.
The result was the Hawks’...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 9:53 AM
Sunday 11:50 a.m. Everything is wrapping up now at the Chicago Hilton as the 2014 Blackhawks Convention comes to a close.
A few interesting things to note on the final day: by far the best thing on sale at the convention was a Jim Cornelison bobblehead...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 5:16 PM
Jonathan Toews let out a slight chuckle when he was asked recently if there was any scenario he could envision that ended with him not signing a contract extension with the Blackhawks.
"Very doubtful," the captain said with a grin.
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:20 AM
If Bill Wirtz were alive and still mismanaging the Blackhawks, then Jonathan Toews might be a Flyer by now, and Patrick Kane would be, I don’t know, a Shark.
That’s the way it used to go with this organ-I-zation. No great player who wanted...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:05 AM
Stan Bowman is lying, right? Blackhawks fans had better hope so.
It’s pretty much the job of general managers to lie. Lying helps maintain leverage and creates cover for pursuing trades. Sometimes it’s a GM’s only option, and Bowman...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 9:39 PM
Michal Handzus is sure of one thing: He wants to play in the NHL next season.
What he isn’t sure of is which team — if any — will take a chance on a 37-year-old center coming off a disappointing season, and it apparently won’t be...