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Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 11:55 AM
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By James Neveau

Coach Q's Tinkering Cost Blackhawks Game 3

Coach Q's Tinkering Cost Blackhawks Game 3

The Chicago Blackhawks were up 2-0 in their series with the Minnesota Wild, but Joel Quenneville's decision to shake things up reeked of desperation rather than strength. Read »

Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 12:37 PM
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By James Neveau

Bickell's Big Game Helps Hawks to Big Win

Bickell's Big Game Helps Hawks to Big Win

The Chicago Blackhawks love to get traffic to the front of the net, and Bryan Bickell is one of the best at executing the strategy because of his size and his quick hands. Read »

Friday, May 2, 2014 at 4:08 PM
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By James Neveau

Wild/Hawks Matchups: Quenneville vs. Yeo

Wild/Hawks Matchups: Quenneville vs. Yeo

Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville may have a ton of playoff experience, but Minnesota Wild boss Mike Yeo has made some savvy moves of his own as the playoffs have worn on. Read »

Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 5:17 PM
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By James Neveau

Quenneville Fined $25,000 for Gesture Toward Officials

Quenneville Fined $25,000 for Gesture Toward Officials

Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville has a reputation for being demonstrative, and he certainly lived up to that in the second overtime of Thursday's game. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 16, 2014 at 11:32 AM
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By James Neveau

Hawks Headlines: Kane Skates on Third Line Tuesday

Hawks Headlines: Kane Skates on Third Line Tuesday

In this edition of Hawks Headlines, we take a look at how the Chicago Blackhawks may line up Thursday against the St. Louis Blues, as well as how Jeremy Morin is handling his potential benching before the... Read »

Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014 at 12:19 PM
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By James Neveau

First Round Matchups: Hitchcock vs. Quenneville

First Round Matchups: Hitchcock vs. Quenneville

Ken Hitchcock and Joel Quenneville are both in the top-10 in all-time coaching victories in NHL history, but which tactician holds the edge when the playoffs begin this week? Read »

Thursday, Apr 10, 2014 at 6:01 PM
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By James Neveau

Teravainen Demoted by Blackhawks

Teravainen Demoted by Blackhawks

Teuvo Teravainen, who had sat out the Chicago Blackhawks' last four games as a healthy scratch, was sent down to the Rockford IceHogs on Thursday afternoon. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 9, 2014 at 6:12 PM
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By James Neveau
      

Kane Skates In Practice, Discusses Recovery

The Chicago Blackhawks got more good injury news on Wednesday, as Patrick Kane hit the ice for the team's morning skate, while Jonathan Toews could start skating Thursday. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014 at 12:58 PM
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By James Neveau

Oduya Likely to Return Wednesday vs. Canadiens

Oduya Likely to Return Wednesday vs. Canadiens

With the end of the regular season looming, the Chicago Blackhawks are finally getting some good news on the health front, as they will get back Johnny Oduya back from injury on Wednesday. Read »

Friday, Apr 4, 2014 at 10:48 AM
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By James Neveau

Morin Shows Defensive Skills in Win Over Wild

Morin Shows Defensive Skills in Win Over Wild

Whether using advanced metrics or the eye test, Chicago Blackhawks forward Jeremy Morin is showing some improved defensive skills in his latest call-up to the NHL. 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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