| Dec 28, 2011
| 9:58 AM
Patrick Kane is expected to be in the lineup for the Chicago Blackhawks when they face the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night at the United Center.
The winger missed Tuesday's practice with strep throat, which Kane said he's been dealing with since...
| Jan 8, 2012
| 10:15 AM
The struggling Chicago Blackhawks will add some experience to the defensive core with the return of Steve Montador from injury and the insertion of Sean O'Donnell into the lineup for Sunday night's game against the Detroit Red Wings.
| Jan 9, 2012
| 2:44 PM
Already mired in a four-game losing skid, the Chicago Blackhawks received more bad news Monday as forward Patrick Sharp will be sidelined 3-to-4 weeks with an upper-body injury.
Sharp was injured during the first period of the Hawks' 3-2 defeat to the...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 11:33 AM
The Chicago Blackhawks will turn to backup Ray Emery to start in goal against the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night at the United Center.
Corey Crawford, who recorded his 50th career victory with his 32-save effort against the Columbus Blue Jackets on...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 2:17 PM
Ben Smith came up short in the battle of rookies in their bids to remain on the Chicago Blackhawks' roster.
The forward was sent to Rockford of the American Hockey League on Friday as the Hawks activated center Marcus Kruger off the injured list....
| Feb 11, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Soccer-Premier League, Liverpool at Manchester United, 6:30 a.m. (ESPN2)
Men's College Basketball-Butler at Cleveland State, 10 a.m. (ESPN2); Mid-American Conference game, 10 a.m. (ESPNU); Louisville at West Virginia, 11 a.m....
| Sep 27, 2012
| 1:17 PM
The entire NHL exhibition season became a casualty of the continuing lockout Thursday as the league canceled the remaining preseason contests.
In the announcement, the league said: "The cancellation of the preseason schedule was necessary because of...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 6:12 PM
Brandon Dubinksy had career-low totals this past season with 10 goals and 34 points. Now, the NHL player from Anchorage doesn't even have the comfort of playing for one of the league's best teams.
Dubinsky, 26 years old, was traded on Monday from the...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:27 PM
NEW YORK -- It isn’t known what progress -- if any -- has been made in the second day of marathon talks in the NHL labor dispute, but owners and players surely sense that time is working against them.
Negotiations resumed Wednesday and stretched...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 11:07 AM
With the NHL season scheduled to begin in a week and no progress in talks on a new collective bargaining agreement, the league on Thursday canceled the first block of 2012-13 regular-season games.
Games through Oct. 24 were axed as the NHL and players'...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 10:37 AM
After 18 months, Chad Kolarik was nervous and anxious before stepping on the ice.
And it took some time before he found his groove. When he rifled a shot off the crossbar in the second period of the Whale’s first preseason game Wednesday night,...