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Monday, Apr 17, 2017 at 5:49 PM

Kane, Blackhawks Look to Start Comeback vs. Predators

Kane, Blackhawks Look to Start Comeback vs. Predators

Over the last two days, Chicago Blackhawks fans have wallowed in misery over the team’s sluggish start to the postseason, but a new video could help cheer you up as the team prepares for Game 3. Read »

Monday, Apr 17, 2017 at 4:29 PM

Blackhawks' History Paints Bleak Picture for Team's Chances

Blackhawks' History Paints Bleak Picture for Team's Chances

Needless to say, the mood of Chicago Blackhawks fans is much darker after two straight shutout losses on home ice, and if the team’s history is any indication, the argument for pessimism is well founded. Read »

Monday, Apr 17, 2017 at 2:29 PM

Blackhawks Panic Meter: How Worried Should Fans Be?

Blackhawks Panic Meter: How Worried Should Fans Be?

The Chicago Blackhawks are down 2-0 in their series with the Nashville Predators and are heading into hostile territory for Game 3, but just how worried should fans be about an early playoff exit? Read »

Monday, Apr 17, 2017 at 10:05 AM

Down 0-2 and Still Scoreless, Blackhawks Remain Confident

Down 0-2 and Still Scoreless, Blackhawks Remain Confident

The Chicago Blackhawks know one thing with an absolute certainty: They must play better. Read »

Saturday, Apr 15, 2017 at 11:37 PM

Should Hartman Be Suspended for Game 3?

Should Hartman Be Suspended for Game 3?

In the waning stages of Game 2, Chicago Blackhawks forward Ryan Hartman was assessed a penalty for a cross-check against Nashville's Craig Smith. Should he be suspended for the hit? Read »

Sunday, Apr 16, 2017 at 1:20 AM

Three Thoughts: Blackhawks' Offense Falters Again

Three Thoughts: Blackhawks' Offense Falters Again

It was another brutal loss for the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 2 against the Nashville Predators, and we're weighing in with our thoughts on the game. Read »

Sunday, Apr 16, 2017 at 2:46 PM

Blackhawks Make History in Shutout Loss vs. Predators

Blackhawks Make History in Shutout Loss vs. Predators

The Chicago Blackhawks were shutout for the second game in a row as they fell to Nashville on Saturday, and the loss was a history-making one for the Original Six squad. Read »

Saturday, Apr 15, 2017 at 10:31 PM

Blackhawks Lose to Predators, Trail 2-0 in Series

Blackhawks Lose to Predators, Trail 2-0 in Series

The Chicago Blackhawks were trying to tie up their series against the Nashville Predators, and they were unable to do as they lost in Game 2 of the teams' first round series. Read »

Saturday, Apr 15, 2017 at 4:42 PM

Blackhawks Have Reason for Optimism Heading Into Game 2

Blackhawks Have Reason for Optimism Heading Into Game 2

After suffering a 1-0 loss in Game 1 of their series against the Nashville Predators, the Chicago Blackhawks will be looking to bounce back when they host Game 2 at the United Center Saturday. Read »

Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 6:01 AM
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By James Neveau

A Look Back: How Blackhawks Have Fared After Losing Game 1

The Chicago Blackhawks may have lost Game 1 to the Nashville Predators, but what...View gallery »

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James Neveau James Neveau is a digital content producer and sports writer for NBC Chicago. He started writing for the company in 2013 covering the Blackhawks, but has since added the rest of Chicago's sports teams, as well as news, to his coverage. You can email James at james.neveau@nbcuni.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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