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Wednesday, Apr 2, 2014 at 3:48 PM
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By James Neveau

Bollig Calls Orpik Hit on Toews "Clean"

Bollig Calls Orpik Hit on Toews

The Chicago Blackhawks have been criticized in some circles for not responding to Brooks Orpik's hit on Jonathan Toews, but one player dismissed the criticism on Wednesday. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 1, 2014 at 9:50 AM
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By James Neveau

Mayers Criticizes Hawks for Not Responding to Toews Hit

Mayers Criticizes Hawks for Not Responding to Toews Hit

Some fans weren't happy that the Chicago Blackhawks didn't seek revenge on Brooks Orpik after his hit on Jonathan Toews Sunday, and NHL Network analyst Jamal Mayers agrees. Read »

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 12:51 AM
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By James Neveau

Penguins Dump Blackhawks 4-1

Penguins Dump Blackhawks 4-1

The Chicago Blackhawks lost their third consecutive game on Sunday as they dropped a 4-1 decision to the Pittsburgh Penguins. Sidney Crosby scored twice in the Pens' victory. Read »

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 9:46 AM
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By James Neveau

Toews "Day-to-Day" After Massive Hit from Brooks Orpik

Toews

The Chicago Blackhawks are already without Patrick Kane, and they may now be without captain Jonathan Toews after he took a massive hit from Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Brooks Orpik. Read »

Thursday, Mar 27, 2014 at 1:05 PM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Can Clinch Playoff Spot With Win Thursday

Blackhawks Can Clinch Playoff Spot With Win Thursday

The Chicago Blackhawks will get their second chance to clinch a playoff berth on Thursday night when they take on the Boston Bruins in Beantown. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 at 10:37 AM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Could Clinch Playoff Spot Tuesday

Blackhawks Could Clinch Playoff Spot Tuesday

The Chicago Blackhawks will be looking to clinch a playoff berth on Tuesday night for the sixth consecutive season. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 19, 2014 at 3:43 PM
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By James Neveau

VIDEO: San Jose Sharks Make Wish Come True

VIDEO: San Jose Sharks Make Wish Come True

The NHL and the Make-A-Wish Foundation have done some incredible things together, but what the San Jose Sharks did for Sam Tageson on Tuesday ups the ante in a big way. Read »

Sunday, Mar 2, 2014 at 12:41 PM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Talk "Simplicity" After Big Soldier Field Win

Blackhawks Talk

The Chicago Blackhawks played a simple game against the Pittsburgh Penguins, and they executed it flawlessly in a 5-1 win at Soldier Field Saturday night. Read »

Saturday, Mar 1, 2014 at 10:09 PM
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By James Neveau

Blackhawks Knock Off Penguins 5-1 At Soldier Field

Blackhawks Knock Off Penguins 5-1 At Soldier Field

The Chicago Blackhawks took care of business against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night at Soldier Field, winning a ___ contest in front of nearly 63,000 fans. Read »

Saturday, Mar 1, 2014 at 6:33 PM
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By James Neveau

Coaches Talk Strategy As Snow Falls at Soldier Field

Coaches Talk Strategy As Snow Falls at Soldier Field

Dan Bylsma and Joel Quenneville both have experience playing outdoors, so both are prepared for the strategic changes necessary with the snow falling at Soldier Field. 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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