| Feb 7, 2012
| 8:18 AM
I’ve heard a lot of talk recently about the Blackhawks,and all of it will make you suicidal.
A goalie controversy. I’ve heard that, and of course, it’s code for “We need a miracle-worker again.’’ But really, there&...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 7:18 AM
The question of Joel Quenneville’s job security had to be asked.
His Blackhawks are 0-for-the-longest-road-trip of the season, they didn’t win away from the United Center even before that, and they have fallen from the top of the league to...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 5:27 PM
Here it is, the long awaited RedEye exclusive interview with Coach Q's Mustache (@coachqsmustache).
Jonathan Toews is still sidelined, you worried?
We've had newborn babies with more hair on their faces than Johnny had in the 2010 playoffs, but we...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 7:55 AM
It’s on the Blackhawks players. That appears to be the central message coming from general manager Stan Bowman at the trade deadline Monday.
The players who are here now are good enough to win big later this season, no matter what they’ve...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 7:52 AM
The Blackhawks have stunk in a lot of ways lately.
They have blown two-goal leads. They failed to show up in a home game against an evil enemy. And Tuesday night in St. Louis, they were trying to play croquet.
They have the worst power play in the...
| May 24, 2012
| 7:54 AM
I stayed up late Tuesday night so you didn’t have to. I watched the Los Angeles Kings-Phoenix Coyotes go overtime so you didn’t have to.
And if you’re a Blackhawks fan, you didn’t want to see it because you’d see the...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 9:14 AM
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...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 4:14 PM
Local and federal authorities raided the Lincoln Park home of a man suspected of running an elaborate fencing operation and found truckloads of high-end, stolen merchandise, officials said today.
Jicheng Liu, 32, is charged with a felony for his role...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 7:24 AM
Now, where was I before Gary Bettman unanimously captured the “Moron of the Millenium’’ championship?
Oh yeah, Patrick Kane, second-line center. And Patrick Kane, trade bait.
Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman contends that...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 7:26 AM
Friendly and thoughtful Twitter followers and emailers have been wondering where I’ve been while Patrick Kane has gotten off to the best start of his career.
The answer is, the same place they’ve been: Watching Kane get off to the best start...