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NHL Blackhawks' Patrick Kane Lawyers Up Amid Investigation

Associated Press | Andrew Hart | Posted 08.08.2015 | Sports

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane has hired an attorney and called off what was to have been a public display of the St...

NHL Star Patrick Kane Investigated On Rape Charges: Report

AP | Andy Campbell | Posted 08.06.2015 | Sports

The NHL says it is "following developments" of a police investigation involving Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane. The Blackhawks said they are in...

The Future of Illinois Is Just as Important as Caitlyn Jenner or the Blackhawks

Matthew Dietrich | Posted 06.03.2015 | Chicago
Matthew Dietrich

There have been so many important topics in the news this week that many Illinoisans might have missed the details of one of state's most far-reaching stories this week.

Streaking (at Home) for the Stanley Cup

Kevin Kniffin | Posted 06.03.2015 | Science
Kevin Kniffin

Who's going to be hotter -- the Tampa Bay Lightning or the Chicago Blackhawks? Streakiness is one of the concepts -- like clutchness, choking, and luck -- that we often use to make sense of a multi-game series like the Stanley Cup Finals.

HIGHLIGHTS: Blackhawks Stay Perfect At Home In Playoffs

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 07.18.2014 | Sports

CHICAGO (AP) — Corey Crawford is playing so well right now that nothing seems to bother him. When the Chicago Blackhawks had a goal waved off in the...

Blackhawks Defenseman Suspended For Brutal Hit

AP | Posted 04.20.2014 | Sports

CHICAGO (AP) — Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook has been suspended for three games for his hit on Blues center David Backes during their first-r...

WATCH: Blackhawks Star Scores LONG Own Goal

Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

Blackhawks star Patrick Kane turned his team's power play into a disaster in the second period against the Oilers on Sunday. Chicago was already o...

11 Rounds!

AP | Posted 01.30.2014 | Sports

DALLAS (AP) -- By the time Ben Smith got his first chance in an NHL shootout, the Blackhawks and Stars were locked up in the league's longest tiebreak...

WATCH: NHL Fan Steals Defenseman's Helmet

Posted 11.07.2013 | Sports

Winnipeg blueliner Adam Pardy met some rude Chicago fans on Wednesday when Blackhawks forward Brandon Bollig checked him through the glass at the Unit...

WATCH: Blackhawks To Sell Melted Home Ice

Posted 07.29.2013 | Sports

Now fans of the 2013 Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks can own a piece of history. Or at the very least, a few drops of it. According to the...

Baby Unimpressed With Stanley Cup

Posted 07.23.2013 | Sports

One adorable baby didn't seem so impressed upon meeting perhaps the best trophy in all of sports. CBS Sports reporter Michael Singer snapped a pho...

Hawks' '61 Stanley Cup Banner Sells For $38,000

AP | Posted 09.16.2013 | Chicago

NORTHBROOK, Ill. — A 52-year-old original Chicago Blackhawks Stanley Cup championship banner has sold at an auction for $37,500. The Southtown ...

My Top Quotes in Illinois This Week

Madison Bondi | Posted 08.31.2013 | Chicago
Madison Bondi

I took their triumph as a sign of hope for Chicago and the state of Illinois that improvement in an organization, whether it is a hockey team or a government, is possible.

WATCH: Bruins Player ERASES Playoff Beard

Posted 06.25.2013 | Sports

It was a playoff beard. The playoffs are over. The beard is gone. But how? The day after the Boston Bruins suffered a heartbreaking defeat in the ...

LOOK: Chicago, Boston Newspapers Covers After Game 6

Posted 06.25.2013 | Sports

It didn't seem to matter to the newspapers in Chicago which Blackhawks player was featured on the covers provided the Stanley Cup had a prominent spot...

MVP

AP | Posted 08.24.2013 | Sports

BOSTON — Patrick Kane is the most valuable player of the NHL playoffs after he helped the Chicago Blackhawks win the Stanley Cup on Monday night...

Rask Shuts Out Blackhawks In Game 3

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 06.18.2013 | Sports

BOSTON -- The puck bounced off the post and rolled across the crease, away from the goal line. The red light flashed briefly, but replays would confir...

Presidents' Trophy Curse?

The Huffington Post | Jason St. Angelo | Posted 06.15.2013 | Sports

Each year the Presidents' Trophy is awarded to the team that accumulates the highest amount of points in the National Hockey League. But instead of be...

Blackhawks Takes Puck To Face During Game 1

Posted 06.14.2013 | Sports

A woman is recovering after being hit by a puck on Wednesday night at the United Center during the Blackhawks' triple overtime win in Game 1 of the St...

LOOK: The Longest Stanley Cup Final Games Ever

The Huffington Post | Jason St. Angelo | Posted 06.13.2013 | Sports

The Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins might force the National Hockey League to reinstate "History Will Be Made" as the official slogan of the Stan...

5 Things To Watch In Stanley Cup Finals

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 06.11.2013 | Sports

By Larry Lage, Associated Press Hockey fans who endured another lockout are in for a treat that'll cap a sprint of a season. The Chicago Blackha...

Power Play Woes Continue Heading Into Finals

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 08.10.2013 | Sports

CHICAGO — When it comes to power plays in the Stanley Cup finals, the Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins might just prefer to keep going with ...

Original Six Matchup Makes For Compelling Finals

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 08.09.2013 | Sports

CHICAGO (AP) — It's been 20 months since Jonathan Toews and the Chicago Blackhawks took on Zdeno Chara and the Boston Bruins. Two of ...

Blackhawks Surge Past Kings

AP | GREG BEACHAM | Posted 08.06.2013 | Sports

LOS ANGELES — Marian Hossa scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period, and the Chicago Blackhawks moved to the brink of the Stanley C...

HIGHLIGHTS: Blackhawks Take Game 1

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 08.01.2013 | Sports

CHICAGO -- Marian Hossa winked when the television camera focused on him during the national anthem, a signal to his friends watching the game back ho...