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Friday, May 9, 2014 at 11:43 PM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Fall to Wild 4-2 in Game 4

Blackhawks Fall to Wild 4-2 in Game 4

The Chicago Blackhawks saw their series lead slip away on Friday night as they dropped a 4-2 decision to the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center. Read »

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 2:01 PM
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By James Neveau

Up 2-1, Blackhawks Must Stay the Course Against Wild

Up 2-1, Blackhawks Must Stay the Course Against Wild

The Chicago Blackhawks, up 2-1 in their series over the Minnesota Wild, may be reeling a bit from Tuesday's loss, but last year's series win over the Wild could provide the blueprint to similar success this... Read »

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 »

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 5:56 AM
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By James Neveau

Wild Shut Out Blackhawks 4-0

Wild Shut Out Blackhawks 4-0

The Chicago Blackhawks and Minnesota Wild were tied 0-0 after two periods, but the Wild dominated the third stanza as they scored four unanswered goals to win a 4-0 Game 3 shutout. Read »

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 5:56 AM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks vs. Wild: Three Keys to a Game 3 Victory

The Chicago Blackhawks will be looking to take a 3-0 series lead on the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night, and there are several things they need to do in order to achieve that goal. Read »

Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 11:36 AM
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By James Neveau

Hjalmarsson's Crazy Toughness a Blessing for Blackhawks

Hjalmarsson's Crazy Toughness a Blessing for Blackhawks

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson has been known as a fearless shot-blocker for years now, but Sunday's game against Minnesota took his legend to a whole new level. Read »

Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 9:48 AM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Must Address Second Period Struggles

Blackhawks Must Address Second Period Struggles

In the second period of their last three games, the Chicago Blackhawks have been outshot 47-14, and a repeat performance on Tuesday night could hamper their chances of winning Game 3. Read »

Monday, May 5, 2014 at 1:22 PM
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By James Neveau

Three Stars: Saad Scores Twice as Hawks Hammer Wild

Three Stars: Saad Scores Twice as Hawks Hammer Wild

The force was strong with the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday afternoon, as Brandon Saad scored twice in a 4-1 win over the Minnesota Wild at the United Center. Read »

Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 4:42 PM
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By James Neveau

Bickell's Late Goal Seals 4-1 Win for Blackhawks

Bickell's Late Goal Seals 4-1 Win for Blackhawks

The Chicago Blackhawks didn't make it easy, but late goals by Bryan Bickell and Brandon Saad sealed the deal as they knocked off the Minnesota Wild by a score of 4-1 Sunday afternoon. Read »

Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 11:08 AM
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By James Neveau

If Shaw Misses Game 2, Morin Should Return to Lineup

If Shaw Misses Game 2, Morin Should Return to Lineup

The Chicago Blackhawks could be without one of their primary goal scorers on Sunday afternoon, as it's unclear whether an injury will keep Andrew Shaw out of Game 2. 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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