| May 1, 2014
| 7:19 AM
While you were sleeping, the Wild were putting the Avalanche to bed for the season by completing a seven-game upset in overtime.
And so, the Blackhawks get as lucky with their second-round opponent as they did with their first when they fell into a...
| May 4, 2014
| 5:31 PM
Most people look at a calendar when they plan their springtime activities.
Bryan Bickell simply looks out the window and senses the need to get busy.
"The grass is greener and I know it's that time of the year,'' Bickell said Sunday after the...
| May 14, 2014
| 7:06 PM
UCLA hasn't had the toughest nonconference men's basketball schedule in recent years, but that is changing.
The Bruins announced Wednesday they added a sixth brand name to their early 2014-15 schedule — perennial West Coast Conference power...
| May 15, 2014
| 10:02 PM
There was something missing as Mayor Rahm Emanuel spoke on the Far Northwest Side in March to offer an explanation on what City Hall was doing about the roads after a winter that "left nothing but potholes and pockmarks throughout the city of Chicago."...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 8:30 PM
CHICAGO — The Orlando Magic can breathe a sigh of relief.
They won't play another regular-season road game for at least six and a half months.
Their 2013-14 road slate ended Monday night with an ugly, turnover-filled 108-95 loss to the Chicago...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 10:06 PM
When it comes to the Bulls’ and Blackhawks’ postseason chances, most Chicago fans seem to be putting their money on the Hawks.
With the two teams headed into the playoffs this week, Blackhawks post-season tickets are selling for about 30...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 10:45 PM
The Blackhawks may begin their playoff series with the Blues tonight in St. Louis — but they should feel right at home there if the resale ticket market is any indication.
Brokers say an unusually large number of Chicago-area residents have...
| May 28, 2014
| 11:14 AM
Patrick Kane has been off-target in the Western Conference finals; Chicago’s high-scoring forward has been reduced to just one assist after four games.
He missed the mark again Wednesday, contending that even though his team trails the series...
| May 19, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Jonathan Toews and Corey Crawford were huge in the Blackhawks' win over the L.A. Kings in Game 1 at the United Center. Toews had plenty of praise for the goaltender's clutch saves, and Crawford says the rules are made to protect goalies.
| May 19, 2014
| 5:16 PM
Through 30 minutes of Sunday's Western Conference finals opener, the Blackhawks had been out-shot, out-hit and out-skated by the L.A. Kings. A Jonathan Toews goal was wiped off the scoreboard, the Kings flicked one past Corey Crawford and the United...
| May 20, 2014
| 12:49 PM
Greetings from Chicago, where weather reports are calling for thunderstorms later Tuesday. That’s spring in the Midwest.
The Blackhawks skated first at the United Center, and the big news -- such as it was -- centered on the possibly imminent...