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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 »

Sunday, Mar 4, 2018 at 6:13 PM

Blackhawks Blown Out by Ducks

Blackhawks Blown Out by Ducks

Jakob Silfverberg and Corey Perry each scored twice and the Anaheim Ducks earned points at home for the eighth game in a row, beating the Chicago Blackhawks 6-3 on Sunday. Read »

Friday, Mar 2, 2018 at 1:11 PM

Joe Pavelski, Sharks Throttle Blackhawks

Joe Pavelski, Sharks Throttle Blackhawks

Like most players on contending teams, Joe Pavelski enjoys this time of the year. Somehow he rises to the occasion. Read »

Monday, Feb 26, 2018 at 11:28 AM

Blackhawks Trade Ryan Hartman

Blackhawks Trade Ryan Hartman

The Chicago Blackhawks are in the odd position of being sellers at the NHL trade deadline, leading them to trade one of their young stars to a division rival. Read »

Saturday, Feb 24, 2018 at 9:15 PM

Blackhawks Fall on Late Goal Against Blue Jackets

Blackhawks Fall on Late Goal Against Blue Jackets

Josh Anderson scored in the third period, Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 31 shots and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Saturday night. Read »

Monday, Feb 19, 2018 at 5:09 PM

Blackhawks Ban 4 From Home Games Due to Racist Taunt

Blackhawks Ban 4 From Home Games Due to Racist Taunt

Several fans were thrown out of the United Center on Saturday night after making racially-charged remarks toward Washington Capitals forward Devante Smith-Pelly, according to the Chicago Blackhawks. Read »

Sunday, Feb 18, 2018 at 3:34 PM

Caps Player Responds After Racial Taunts at United Center

Caps Player Responds After Racial Taunts at United Center

Several fans were thrown out of the United Center on Saturday night after making racially-charged remarks toward Washington Capitals forward Devante Smith-Pelly, according to the Chicago Blackhawks. 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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