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Sunday, Apr 7, 2019 at 5:55 PM

Blackhawks Anticipate Active Offseason After Missing Playoffs

Blackhawks Anticipate Active Offseason After Missing Playoffs

The Chicago Blackhawks will enter the offseason needing to do some serious work after missing the playoffs in consecutive years, but General Manager Stan Bowman believes the team is in a good position for... Read »

Sunday, Apr 7, 2019 at 4:10 PM

Reports: Panthers Pursuing Quenneville for Head Coaching Job

Reports: Panthers Pursuing Quenneville for Head Coaching Job

Former Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville stayed away from hockey for most of the season after he was let go by the club, but now it appears he’s close to accepting another deal with a former... Read »

Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 at 9:07 AM

Blackhawks Blow Out Stars in Home Finale

Blackhawks Blow Out Stars in Home Finale

The Chicago Blackhawks wrapped up their home season in style on Friday, blowing out the Dallas Stars 6-1. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 3, 2019 at 11:24 AM

Blackhawks Recall Dennis Gilbert From IceHogs

Blackhawks Recall Dennis Gilbert From IceHogs

The Chicago Blackhawks were officially eliminated from playoff contention on Tuesday night, and as a result they will likely give some serious minutes to the club’s youngsters. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019 at 2:57 PM

Blackhawks Face Elimination From Playoffs Tuesday

Blackhawks Face Elimination From Playoffs Tuesday

The Chicago Blackhawks won’t be in action on Tuesday night, but they could still find themselves eliminated from playoff contention by one of their divisional rivals. Read »

Monday, Apr 1, 2019 at 11:39 PM

Blackhawks Keep Playoff Hopes Alive, but Lose to Jets

Blackhawks Keep Playoff Hopes Alive, but Lose to Jets

Kevin Hayes scored at 3:38 of overtime and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 on Monday night to snap a three-game slide and move into sole possession of first place in the Central Division. Read »

Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 at 9:37 PM

Blackhawks Facing Elimination From Playoff Contention

Blackhawks Facing Elimination From Playoff Contention

The Chicago Blackhawks’ playoff hopes are rapidly dwindling, and they could be eliminated from postseason contention as early as Monday night. Read »

Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 at 3:48 PM

Blackhawks vs. Kings: Caggiula Returns to Lineup

Blackhawks vs. Kings: Caggiula Returns to Lineup

After missing more than a month with a concussion, Chicago Blackhawks forward Drake Caggiula will be back in the lineup on Saturday night when the team takes on the Los Angeles Kings at the Staples Center. Read »

Friday, Mar 29, 2019 at 12:29 PM

Kane, DeBrincat Team Up for Remarkable Milestone

Kane, DeBrincat Team Up for Remarkable Milestone

Chicago Blackhawks teammates Patrick Kane and Alex DeBrincat have played a huge part in the team’s attempts to get into the playoffs this season, but what you may not know is that they have joined an exclusive... Read »

Friday, Mar 29, 2019 at 11:39 AM

Alex DeBrincat Scores Twice as Blackhawks Beat Sharks

Alex DeBrincat Scores Twice as Blackhawks Beat Sharks

A fast start was just what the Chicago Blackhawks needed to get out of their recent rut even if it might be too late for them to make a playoff push. 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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