| Jan 23, 2013
With the United Center crowd of 21,455 celebrating the Blackhawks' 3-2 victory over the Blues Tuesday night, Patrick Kane wanted to make sure nobody left without recognizing an assist no box score acknowledged.
"I speak for everybody in the Blackhawks...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 6:16 PM
If anybody in the sports observation business ever tells you he or she doesn't take enormous joy in being right, they're lying.
Everybody with a laptop or a microphone relishes every opportunity to spike the ball after a prediction — be it on a...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 7:26 PM
Not that long ago in Chicago, the Blackhawks Way meant a half-empty arena on a good night on the West Side, home games nobody could watch on television and apathy that spread from living rooms to the locker room.
Michal Handzus remembers.
"We were one...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 10:20 PM
LOS ANGELES — In a Blackhawks dressing room late Tuesday night at the Staples Center after their 3-1 loss to the Kings in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals, the truth hurt worse than the shot Niklas Hjalmarsson took to the knee that felled the...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Nothing marks the return of the Blackhawks like a bit of euphoria and a bout of amnesia. It also triggers a third thing but I forget what that is.
The end of the NHL lockout in a city hungry for hockey immediately creates excitement that the Hawks can...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:12 PM
So this is the dreamy, second-round match up that was to titillate the senses? The type of grudge match that was to rekindle all the deep-seeded ill feelings Chicagoans and Detroiters had for each other in the days of the old Norris Division?
| Apr 3, 2013
| 7:59 AM
If I were a betting man, and I am, I’d wager the Blachawks will let today’s trade deadline pass without acquiring the true No. 2 center they’ve needed since they won the Stanley Cup.
I realize the Hawks made a move to acquire a...
| Apr 5, 2013
If Stan Bowman spent Wednesday on the golf course instead of on the telephone, all I can say is I hope he broke 90.
There wasn't any reason for the Blackhawks general manager to make a move as the NHL's trade deadline approached.
The Hawks are as...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:27 PM
Names have been crossed off the list of candidates for the United States Olympic team roster, but those of three Blackhawks remain as the final decisions near.
While Buffalo native Patrick Kane is a lock to be named to the squad that will represent...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Even with all that momentum a lengthy winning streak generated and a United Center crowd showering them with affection that had been building for weeks while they were away, the Blackhawks couldn't keep the good times rolling.
The defending Stanley...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 10:05 PM
EDMONTON, Alberta — Count the Blackhawks among those unimpressed that Oilers goaltender Devan Dubnyk had been named the NHL's Third Star for last week.
The defending Stanley Cup champions made it a rough start to the new week for Dubnyk as the...