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Sunday, Oct 12, 2014 at 7:42 AM

Three Stars: Hossa, Saad Help Hawks Romp Over Sabres

Three Stars: Hossa, Saad Help Hawks Romp Over Sabres

The Chicago Blackhawks got their home slate off to a rousing start on Saturday, dispatching the Buffalo Sabres by a score of 6-2 behind great efforts from Marian Hossa and Brandon Saad. Read »

Friday, Oct 10, 2014 at 9:23 AM

Hawks Headlines: Are Enforcers Necessary in Today's NHL?

Hawks Headlines: Are Enforcers Necessary in Today's NHL?

The Chicago Blackhawks have Brandon Mashinter and Daniel Carcillo in the fold to be their agitator/enforcer, but in the eyes of one columnist, those roster spots are wasted. Read »

Friday, Oct 10, 2014 at 8:55 AM

Three Stars: Crawford Steals Win as Hawks Triumph

Three Stars: Crawford Steals Win as Hawks Triumph

Corey Crawford made 32 saves in Thursday's game against the Dallas Stars, but was it enough to nail down the top spot in our first Three Stars countdown of the season? Read »

Thursday, Oct 9, 2014 at 10:55 PM

Blackhawks Win 3-2 Over Stars

Blackhawks Win 3-2 Over Stars

They only had 11 shots through two periods, but thanks to a goal by Patrick Sharp and a shootout tally from Patrick Kane, the Chicago Blackhawks grabbed a 3-2 win over the Dallas Stars Thursday night. Read »

Thursday, Oct 9, 2014 at 6:07 PM

Speedy Stars Perfect Test for Hawks' New Defensive Pairings

Speedy Stars Perfect Test for Hawks' New Defensive Pairings

The Chicago Blackhawks will open up their season against the Dallas Stars Thursday night, and with two new defensemen in the mix, they'll be in for a stern test in the opener. Read »

Thursday, Oct 9, 2014 at 12:45 PM

2014-15 NHL Predictions: Stanley Cup Playoffs

2014-15 NHL Predictions: Stanley Cup Playoffs

Can the Los Angeles Kings repeat as Stanley Cup champions, or will the Chicago Blackhawks or Tampa Bay Lightning knock them off the throne? Read »

Thursday, Oct 9, 2014 at 11:27 AM

2014-15 NHL Predictions: Pacific Division

2014-15 NHL Predictions: Pacific Division

The Los Angeles Kings are coming off of a Stanley Cup victory in June, but can they fend off the loaded Anaheim Ducks in a freeway face-off for the Pacific Division crown? Read »

Thursday, Oct 9, 2014 at 11:34 AM

Can the Blackhawks Win Their Division?

Can the Blackhawks Win Their Division?

The Chicago Blackhawks ended up finishing in third place in their division in 2014, but can they rebound and knock off the Colorado Avalanche from their throne? Read »

Wednesday, Oct 8, 2014 at 8:52 AM

Madhouse Enforcer's 2014-15 NHL Predictions: Atlantic Division

Madhouse Enforcer's 2014-15 NHL Predictions: Atlantic Division

Can the Boston Bruins repeat their President's Trophy win this season, or will the Tampa Bay Lightning ascend to the throne? Madhouse Enforcer examines this question in the first set of our NHL predictions. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 8, 2014 at 8:50 AM

NHL Predictions: Metropolitan Division

NHL Predictions: Metropolitan Division

Can Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins fend off the young and hungry Columbus Blue Jackets and New York Islanders? We make our picks today in the Metropolitan Division. 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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