Toews, Kane lift Blackhawks to win

Jan 22, 2015

Toews, Kane lift Blackhawks to win

With a couple of flicks of the wrist, the Chicago Blackhawks headed into the NHL All-Star break with momentum. Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane beat Marc-Andre Fleury in a shootout to propel the Blackhawks to a 3-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday ...

Evergreen Hossa leads Blackhawks past Wild

Jan 12, 2015

Evergreen Hossa leads Blackhawks past Wild

Playing on the eve of his 36th birthday, Marian Hossa looked like a much younger forward. Just call it his usual solid performance. Hossa, Bryan Bickell and Brad Richards each had a goal and an assist, leading the Chicago Blackhawks to a 4-1 victory ...

Caps capture Winter Classic

Jan 2, 2015

Caps capture Winter Classic

A bit too much sunshine filled the sky at the opening faceoff of the Winter Classic, and seat cushions rained down when the winning goal was scored just before the final whistle. The replica of the U.S. Capitol in center field was a nice ...

Blackhawks defeat Leafs

Dec 22, 2014

Blackhawks defeat Leafs

Playing with heavy hearts, Patrick Kane and the Chicago Blackhawks earned a difficult win. Kane had a power-play goal and two assists, leading Antti Raanta and the Blackhawks to a 4-0 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday night. The Blackhawks played with ...

Hawks extend winning run

Dec 10, 2014

Hawks extend winning run

New Jersey Devils rookie Keith Kinkaid has never been a fan of the shootout, and that was long before he faced Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane in his first NHL start. Toews and Kane scored on the Blackhawks’ first two chances, and Chicago rallied ...

Hawks sink Canadiens

Dec 6, 2014

Hawks sink Canadiens

Most of the bounces — even crazy, hard-to-explain ones — seem to be going the Chicago Blackhawks’ way. Brandon Saad scored with 27 seconds left in the third period and surging Chicago won its fifth straight game, 4-3 over the Montreal Canadiens on Friday ...

Blackhawks thump Kings

Nov 30, 2014

Blackhawks thump Kings

Brad Richards left Los Angeles in a much better frame of mind this time with the Chicago Blackhawks than he did after he and the New York Rangers lost the Stanley Cup finals to the Kings. Richards scored two goals to lead the Blackhawks ...

Habs wallop red-hot Blues

Nov 21, 2014

Habs wallop red-hot Blues

Max Pacioretty believes the Montreal Canadiens made a big statement by beating a Western Conference powerhouse. Pacioretty scored twice, and Carey Price made 31 saves to lead the first-place Canadiens to a 4-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night. “We had ...

Capitals use flurry to end skid

Nov 8, 2014

Capitals use flurry to end skid

Capitals 3 Blackhawks 2 Andre Burakovsky, Marcus Johansson and Joel Ward scored in a 4:52 span late in the second period, and the Washington Capitals rallied to beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 Friday night, ending a five-game losing streak. Braden Holtby made 38 saves ...

Chicago's Hossa notches 1,000th career point

Oct 31, 2014

Chicago's Hossa notches 1,000th career point

Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa had a memorable night in the city where his NHL career began. Hossa had a goal and an assist in the Blackhawks’ 5-4 shootout win over the Ottawa Senators, reaching two milestones where he got his start back in ...

Kings prevail in Game 7

Jun 2, 2014

Kings prevail in Game 7

When it comes to Game 7, Los Angeles truly is the king of the road. Alec Martinez scored at 5:47 of overtime, and the Kings beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-4 on Sunday night to advance to the Stanley Cup finals for the second time ...

Kane forces Game 7

May 31, 2014

Kane forces Game 7

Patrick Kane skated to a patch of open ice near the painted Stanley Cup logo and fired a long, low shot at the Los Angeles net, hoping to hit an invisible hole. His Chicago Blackhawks teammates weren’t shocked when he found it. Kane’s career ...