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Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 5:50 PM

NHL Trade Rumors: Could Blackhawks Explore Sharp Reunion?

NHL Trade Rumors: Could Blackhawks Explore Sharp Reunion?

The Chicago Blackhawks are once again right in the thick of the Central Division title race, and with their status as a potential Stanley Cup contender, there are naturally rumors floating around about potential... Read »

Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017 at 6:07 AM

Hinostroza Rallies Blackhawks to 6-4 Win Over Avalanche

Hinostroza Rallies Blackhawks to 6-4 Win Over Avalanche

Five goals by players all 24 and under — just the sort of youthful infusion the Chicago Blackhawks were searching for. Read »

Sunday, Jan 15, 2017 at 4:09 PM

Opinion: Blackhawks Heading Into Statement Game Against Wild

Opinion: Blackhawks Heading Into Statement Game Against Wild

If there’s one thing that we’ve learned during Joel Quenneville's time with the Blackhawks, it’s that the regular season takes a back seat to the postseason, but that theory will face a challenge on Sunday night... Read »

Sunday, Jan 15, 2017 at 2:40 PM

Nick Schmaltz Recalled From Rockford IceHogs

Nick Schmaltz Recalled From Rockford IceHogs

The Chicago Blackhawks are in desperate need of offensive firepower, and they dipped into their farm system to get it Saturday as they brought back forward Nick Schmaltz. Read »

Sunday, Jan 15, 2017 at 2:25 PM

Blackhawks' Anisimov In, Campbell Likely Out vs. Wild

Blackhawks' Anisimov In, Campbell Likely Out vs. Wild

Chicago Blackhawks center Artem Anisimov missed Saturday's practice due to illness, but the team got some good news on his condition ahead of their game Sunday vs. the Minnesota Wild. Read »

Saturday, Jan 14, 2017 at 3:18 PM

Minnesota Wild Apologize After 'Violent' Mascot Skit

Hockey fans are used to seeing some pretty brutal fights on the ice, but it’s usually between the players – not the mascots. Read »

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 1:35 PM

Video: Patrick Kane Forgets Marian Hossa's Birthday

Video: Patrick Kane Forgets Marian Hossa's Birthday

One of the embarrassing things a person can do is forget the birthday of someone close to them, and that’s why Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane may have some explaining to do to one of his teammates. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017 at 6:38 AM

Keith's OT Power-Play Goal Lifts Blackhawks Past Red Wings

Keith's OT Power-Play Goal Lifts Blackhawks Past Red Wings

A nifty shot by Duncan Keith helped the Chicago Blackhawks keep rolling despite giving up two leads. Read »

Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017 at 12:20 PM

4 Blackhawks Named to NHL All-Star Game

4 Blackhawks Named to NHL All-Star Game

The Chicago Blackhawks will be well-represented at the NHL All-Star Game later this month, as four players, including Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane, were named to the Central Division team. Read »

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 12:02 PM

Jonathan Toews Pays Up on Lost Bet to Patrick Kane

Jonathan Toews Pays Up on Lost Bet to Patrick Kane

Proud Canadian Jonathan Toews had to swallow his pride on Sunday after losing a bet to Chicago Blackhawks teammate Patrick Kane, and we have photographic proof of the captain's penance. Read »

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James Neveau James Neveau covers the Chicago Blackhawks and the Chicago Bears for NBC Chicago. If you have an idea for a story, or want to share your thoughts on a post, you can email him at jamesneveau@gmail.com or follow him on Twitter @jamesneveau.
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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