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Sunday, Mar 11, 2018 at 4:52 PM

Late Kane Goal Lifts Blackhawks Over Bruins

Late Kane Goal Lifts Blackhawks Over Bruins

One day after a flurry of Boston power-play goals doomed them, Patrick Kane and the Chicago Blackhawks tightened up and turned the tables on the Bruins. Read »

Saturday, Mar 10, 2018 at 3:45 PM

Blackhawks Fall Thanks to Bruins' Late Surge

Blackhawks Fall Thanks to Bruins' Late Surge

Brian Gionta and Rick Nash each scored a power-play goal and the Boston Bruins beat the Chicago Blackhawks 7-4 Saturday to complete a 6-0 homestand. Read »

Friday, Mar 9, 2018 at 3:44 PM

Blackhawks Poised to Make NHL History if They Miss Playoffs

Blackhawks Poised to Make NHL History if They Miss Playoffs

The Chicago Blackhawks are likely going to miss the playoffs for the first time in a decade, and if they do, they could make NHL history in the process. Read »

Friday, Mar 9, 2018 at 11:40 AM

Blackhawks Fall to Hurricanes

Blackhawks Fall to Hurricanes

Sebastian Aho and the Carolina Hurricanes are more interested in the standings than the situation in the team's front office. Read »

Thursday, Mar 8, 2018 at 3:50 PM

Blackhawks to Honor Olympic Gold Medalists

The Chicago Blackhawks will honor a pair of local Olympic heroes before their game against the Boston Bruins on Sunday. Read »

Thursday, Mar 8, 2018 at 2:53 PM

Study: Fans Clamoring for Hockey Team at U of I

Study: Fans Clamoring for Hockey Team at U of I

A new feasibility study shows growing enthusiasm for a Division I hockey team at the University of Illinois. Read »

Thursday, Mar 8, 2018 at 1:23 PM

Is Bowman Underestimating Issues Facing Blackhawks?

Is Bowman Underestimating Issues Facing Blackhawks?

Chicago Blackhawks G.M. Stan Bowman has never been shy about giving out contract extensions to players he believes in, and he did it again on Thursday as he signed Jan Rutta to a one-year deal. Read »

Thursday, Mar 8, 2018 at 12:41 PM

Rutta Inks Contract Extension With Blackhawks

The Chicago Blackhawks have been busy locking up defensemen this month, and they added another one to the fold as they’ve inked Jan Rutta to a contract extension. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 7, 2018 at 4:12 PM

NHLPA Survey Shows Players Love Quenneville, Toews

NHLPA Survey Shows Players Love Quenneville, Toews

It’s a down season for the Chicago Blackhawks on the ice, but players around the league still hold the team, and the city, in very high esteem. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 7, 2018 at 11:49 AM

Toews Helps Blackhawks Beat Avalanche

Toews Helps Blackhawks Beat Avalanche

The Chicago Blackhawks and Jonathan Toews executed their plan — and didn't waste any time in overtime. Read »

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James Neveau James Neveau is a digital content producer and sports writer for NBC Chicago. He started writing for the company in 2013 covering the Blackhawks, but has since added the rest of Chicago's sports teams, as well as news, to his coverage. You can email James at james.neveau@nbcuni.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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