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Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 1:39 PM

Blackhawks Hope to Get Off to Good Start vs. Predators

Blackhawks Hope to Get Off to Good Start vs. Predators

The Chicago Blackhawks have played well in Game 1's and on home ice in their recent playoff history, and they're hoping they can repeat that success against the Nashville Predators beginning on Thursday night. Read »

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 9:42 AM

Where to Watch Blackhawks Playoff Games in Suburbs

Where to Watch Blackhawks Playoff Games in Suburbs

Blackhawks fans span near and far and the spirit really shows, whether it be in the city or the suburbs. Read »

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 9:44 AM

Where to Watch Blackhawks Playoff Games in Chicago

Where to Watch Blackhawks Playoff Games in Chicago

If attending a game is out of the picture, consider watching the game somewhere where you can still be surrounded by fellow fans. Read »

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 8:33 AM

2017 NHL Playoffs: Blackhawks vs. Predators Schedule

The Chicago Blackhawks will play the Nashville Predators in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, but late Sunday night the team found out when they’ll be taking the ice for the first time in the... Read »

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 9:27 AM

Stanley Cup Playoffs: First Round Picks

Can the Washington Capitals tame a young and hungry Toronto Maple Leafs team? Can the Chicago Blackhawks beat a deep Nashville Predators squad? We have answers to those questions in our first round playoff... Read »

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 3:06 PM

Blackhawks Invite Fans to Participate in "Beard-a-Thon"

Blackhawks Invite Fans to Participate in "Beard-a-Thon"

Playoff beards are a wonderful tradition, and with the Chicago Blackhawks getting set to begin their first round series against the Nashville Predators this week, fans are being invited to get in on the action. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 2:30 PM

NHL Releases Stanley Cup Hype Video Ahead of Playoffs

NHL Releases Stanley Cup Hype Video Ahead of Playoffs

With the Stanley Cup playoffs set to get underway Wednesday, the NHL is hyping up hockey fans with a killer new video about the cherished trophy, and it should Chicago Blackhawks fans pumped for the postseason. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 4:07 PM

Chicago Restaurant Trolls Predators Ahead of Playoffs

Chicago Restaurant Trolls Predators Ahead of Playoffs

Much has been made of the way the Nashville Predators make efforts to keep Chicago Blackhawks fans out of Bridgestone Arena, but one Chicago establishment is firing back with a hilarious troll job. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 11:15 AM

Toews, Kane Among NHL's Top-Selling Jerseys in 2017

Toews, Kane Among NHL's Top-Selling Jerseys in 2017

The Chicago Blackhawks had one of their best seasons in franchise history, and as a result, the team’s stars saw their jersey sales continue their remarkable pace. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 10:43 AM

Hilarious Sign Captures Dilemma Facing Bulls Fans

Hilarious Sign Captures Dilemma Facing Bulls Fans

Chicago Blackhawks fans are excited for the start of the postseason, but at least in the eyes of one restaurant, the Chicago Bulls' playoff hopes aren't generating the same optimism. 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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