| 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 13, 2012
| 7:42 AM
I think we can understand why John Paxson jumped Vinny Del Negro a couple years ago.
Paxson didn’t like the way the Del Negro was playing Joakim Noah after his injury. The Bulls’ inadequate basketball honcho was worried that the Bulls’...
| 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...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 9:15 AM
The best time to make a big trade in the NHL is when you don’t have to. You’re negotiating with leverage. If you have a weakness you’re trying to fill, it’s either not obvious or not urgent.
And so, it makes sense that the worst...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 7:25 AM
For the Blachawks, it was their first game of the rest of the next month without Patrick Sharp.
The sniper took his 20 goals to the injured list, leaving a big hole that was filled only by a question:
Who would score those goals?
You looked at the...
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 7, 2011
5 - 6 a.m. The Morning Show with Orion Samuelson and Max Armstrong
5:05 a.m. Orion Samuelson has a full recap of the World Dairy Expo currently being held in Wisconsin including the results of his milking competition against a local milkmaid.
6 - 9 a....
| 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...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 7:12 AM
The Blackhawks came into this series with the best players.
The Coyotes, however, had the right players.
Especially in goal.
The story was Mike Smith. The Coyotes blocked shots, took the body, and kept the Hawks away from their goalie much of the time....