Road to the Stanley Cup

Road to the Stanley Cup

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Friday, Apr 17, 2015 at 10:37 PM CDT

Red Wings Beat Lightning 3-1 in Game 1

Red Wings Beat Lightning 3-1 in Game 1

The Red Wings won Game 1 of their opening-round Eastern Conference series against the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 Thursday night, with their young goaltender finishing with 44 saves and veteran Pavel Datsyuk scoring...

Thursday, Apr 16, 2015 at 09:39 PM CDT

Rangers' Score in First Period Wins Game Against Penguins

Rangers' Score in First Period Wins Game Against Penguins

Derick Brassard and Ryan McDonagh scored in the first period and Henrik Lundqvist made the goals stand up as the New York Rangers won the opener of their playoff series with the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 Thursday...

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 at 11:11 PM CDT

Young Forwards Lead Islanders Past Capitals, 4-1

Young Forwards Lead Islanders Past Capitals, 4-1

Ryan Strome is 21 years old, Brock Nelson is 23, and Josh Bailey is 25. Entering Wednesday night, the trio of New York Islanders forwards owned these combined career NHL playoff numbers: seven games, zero...

Thursday, Apr 16, 2015 at 12:22 AM CDT

Calgary Flames Defeat Vancouver Canucks 2-1

Calgary Flames Defeat Vancouver Canucks 2-1

Defenseman Kris Russell scored with just under 30 seconds remaining in the third period, lifting the Calgary Flames to a 2-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series...

Thursday, Apr 16, 2015 at 12:11 AM CDT

Canadiens Take Senators in Wild Playoff Opener

Canadiens Take Senators in Wild Playoff Opener

Brian Flynn's goal was the winner at the end of a wild second period that saw five goals scored and Subban ejected for slashing as Montreal downed the Ottawa Senators 4-3 in the opening game of their NHL playoff...

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 at 11:56 PM CDT

Blackhawks Defeat Predators 4-3 in Double OT

Blackhawks Defeat Predators 4-3 in Double OT

Duncan Keith scored at 7:49 of double overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied from a three-goal deficit after the first period in beating the Nashville Predators 4-3 Wednesday night.

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Three Days of Services Planned for Cardinal George

Three Days of Services Planned for Cardinal George

Cardinal Francis George, the sixth cardinal to lead Chicago's 2.3 million Catholics, died Friday after years of battling cancer. He was 78.

Predators Beat Blackhawks 6-2

Predators Beat Blackhawks 6-2

The Blackhawks were tied at 2-2 with the Nashville Predators, but the home side scored four unanswered goals in a 6-2 romp on Friday night.

"Possible Shots Fired" at SIU Prompts Evacuation

"Possible Shots Fired" at SIU Prompts Evacuation

Officials later said they could find no indication of gunfire but there was evidence of an altercation.

CPS Chief Takes Leave Amid Contract Probe

CPS Chief Takes Leave Amid Contract Probe

Chicago Public Schools CEO submitted her resignation amid a federal probe into a no-bid contract awarded to one of her former employers.

Cardinal Francis George Dies at 78

Cardinal Francis George Dies at 78

Cardinal Francis George, the sixth cardinal to lead Chicago's 2.3 million Catholics, has died after years of battling cancer. He was 78.

Cardinal George "A Man of Peace, Tenacity and Courage"

Cardinal George "A Man of Peace, Tenacity and Courage"

Archbishop Blase Cupich held a press conference Friday to announce the passing of Francis Cardinal George. Cardinal George, the sixth cardinal to lead Chicago's 2.3 million Catholics, died after years of...