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Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 7:52 PM

Blackhawks Won't Face Rick Nash Friday vs. Rangers

Blackhawks Won't Face Rick Nash Friday vs. Rangers

In an odd scheduling quirk, the Chicago Blackhawks will play the New York Rangers twice in less than a week, but it appears they won't have to face one of their Original Six rival's best players in those... Read »

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 3:29 PM

Jonathan Toews Donates $1 Million to Canadian Charity

Jonathan Toews Donates $1 Million to Canadian Charity

Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews learned to play hockey at a public facility in his hometown of Winnipeg, and on Wednesday he thanked the community with a massive donation to build a new rink there. Read »

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 5:24 AM

Darling Gets First Shutout; Blackhawks Beat Tired Coyotes

Darling Gets First Shutout; Blackhawks Beat Tired Coyotes

Marian Hossa was back on top of his game and the Chicago Blackhawks got back in control of theirs. Read »

Monday, Dec 5, 2016 at 5:08 AM

Copp Scores Winner With 4:45 Left, Jets Top Blackhawks 2-1

Copp Scores Winner With 4:45 Left, Jets Top Blackhawks 2-1

Barely 2 minutes after narrowly missing a goal that could have put the game away, Andrew Copp came right back and scored an even bigger one. Read »

Sunday, Dec 4, 2016 at 1:47 PM

Blackhawks Call Up Lars Johansson to Replace Corey Crawford

Blackhawks Call Up Lars Johansson to Replace Corey Crawford

The Chicago Blackhawks had some options on how they wanted to set their roster after Corey Crawford underwent an appendectomy on Saturday, and on Sunday they have made their choice as Lars Johansson was recalled... Read »

Saturday, Dec 3, 2016 at 3:19 PM

Blackhawks Update on Crawford After Emergency Appendectomy

Blackhawks Update on Crawford After Emergency Appendectomy

The Chicago Blackhawks had an unpleasant surprise Saturday as Corey Crawford had to undergo an appendectomy, and head coach Joel Quenneville provided an update on the goaltender's condition after their... Read »

Saturday, Dec 3, 2016 at 1:08 PM

Blackhawks Sign Eric Semborski as Back-Up Goaltender

Blackhawks Sign Eric Semborski as Back-Up Goaltender

Every sports fan's dream is to get pulled out of the stands and play for their favorite team, and for one Philadelphia resident, that dream could become a reality as the Chicago Blackhawks had to sign an... Read »

Saturday, Dec 3, 2016 at 3:51 PM

Corey Crawford Undergoes Appendectomy

Corey Crawford Undergoes Appendectomy

Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford has been an All-Star caliber player this season, but an unexpected medical condition has forced him out of the team's lineup for the time being. Read »

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 1:58 PM

Blackhawks Place Jonathan Toews on Injured Reserve

Blackhawks Place Jonathan Toews on Injured Reserve

The Chicago Blackhawks brought back Trevor van Riemsdyk on Friday, and to make room on their roster they have placed Jonathan Toews on injured reserve. Read »

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 6:58 AM

Hossa's 12th Goal Gives Blackhawks 4-3 OT Win Over Devils

Hossa's 12th Goal Gives Blackhawks 4-3 OT Win Over Devils

Marian Hossa may be playing like the most experienced member of Chicago Blackhawks, but he doesn't show signs of being one of the team's oldest players. Read »

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Peggy Kusinski Peggy Kusinski joined the NBC5 sports team in 2000 as a sports reporter. She is also a contributor to NBC5's "Sports Sunday." A native Chicagoan from the northwest side, Kusinski was an all-city/all-state basketball player. She received her B.S. in Radio and Television from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, and actually began her career in broadcasting as an intern for Warner Saunders right here at NBCChicago.com
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