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Monday, Jan 28, 2013 at 6:30 AM
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By Matt Carlson

Blackhawks Improve To 6-0 With Win Over Red Wings

Blackhawks Improve To 6-0 With Win Over Red Wings

The Chicago Blackhawks are off to the best start in their 85-year history, despite not being in charge for much of their game against the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday night. Read »

Monday, Mar 26, 2012 at 6:59 AM
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By Sam Fels

Everything Goes Wrong: Hawks 1-Preds 6

Everything Goes Wrong: Hawks 1-Preds 6

There's not much to say about this one. The Hawks hadn't had a clunker in a while, and after such sustained great play without their captain and now without their most important defenseman, it was always... Read »

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2012 at 8:15 AM
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By Sam Fels

Hawks Cruise to 5-1 Win Over Jackets

Hawks Cruise to 5-1 Win Over Jackets

One day, the Hawks will get that shutout. One day, we will find the rainbow connection. Most important tonight, the Hawks didn't have to grind anyone into dust minutes-wise. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 14, 2012 at 2:51 PM
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By Sam Fels

How the Hawks Won the Hard Way

How the Hawks Won the Hard Way

Hockey fans love March, even when it's not 70 degrees. The season is coming to an end, the games mean more and most of all you find out what your team is capable of. The Hawks just had to do it the hard way. Read »

Monday, Mar 5, 2012 at 8:27 AM
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By Sam Fels

Hawks Edge Wings in Ugly 2-1 Battle

Hawks Edge Wings in Ugly 2-1 Battle

It wasn't ever pretty, but this ain't figure skating. In the end, it was just kind of a trench battle, and the Hawks did just enough to get a win. That's three one-goal wins against Detroit this year. Read »

Thursday, Mar 1, 2012 at 3:28 PM
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By Sam Fels

It Got There: Blackhawks 5 - Leafs 4

It Got There: Blackhawks 5 - Leafs 4

Though the Hawks were struggling, most fans probably came into Wednesday night's game against the Maple Leafs expecting a win and a relatively routine one at that. Read »

Monday, Feb 27, 2012 at 8:19 AM
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By Sam Fels

Blackhawks Fall Apart Against Ducks

Blackhawks Fall Apart Against Ducks

The less said about Sunday night's game the better. It was a performance that ranged from awful to more awful, in every facet. You know what I would say about the power play, or Nick Leddy, or the host of other... Read »

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2012 at 9:54 AM
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By Sam Fels

Hawks Show Mettle, Beat Wings 2-1

Hawks Show Mettle, Beat Wings 2-1

Hawks dial up the guts, and other things, to get past Detroit. The Hawks withstood something of a barrage in the first 10 minutes of Tuesday night's game, even going down a goal on a Wings power play. But... Read »

Friday, Feb 17, 2012 at 7:32 AM
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By Sam Fels

It Can Happen: Hawks 4 - Rangers 2

It Can Happen: Hawks 4 - Rangers 2

It's finally over. The seeds were planted by a fine effort in Nashville that was snuffed out by the difference in the goaltenders. Sometimes, the only break you need is catching another team's backup. That's... Read »

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2012 at 6:34 AM
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By Sam Fels

Blackhawks' Efforts Still Aren't Enough

Blackhawks' Efforts Still Aren't Enough

Hawks do most everything right ... and still come up short. And it's the same bugaboo that's been killing them all season. Goaltending. 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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