CSN Chicago "Confidence hasn't been an issue for Patrick Sharp this season. Whether he's putting pucks in the net or creating chances for his teammates, he's consistently contributed in one way or another as the year's progressed. Lately the points are flying Sharp's way, and on Wednesday his confidence..." December 12
CBSSports.com "The news out of the Board of Governors meetings this week wasn't only music to the ears of players that are scheduled to be free agents this upcoming summer but the summers beyond. The NHL is healthy right now and the cap is likely only going to continue to escalate and escalate in a hurry. It..." December 12
Chicago Tribune "Fans rose to their feet during a break in the opening period to salute Ray Emery on the goaltender's return to the United Center. The Blackhawks then welcomed their former teammate the way they know best, with a flurry of goals that left Emery and the Flyers dazed during a 7-2 pounding..." December 12
NHL.com "Today the Chicago Blackhawks, the Chicago Bulls, the United Center Joint Venture and United Airlines announced a new sponsorship agreement that will ensure the naming rights of the United Center for the next 20 years. Financial terms were not disclosed. United Airlines will continue to serve as..." December 11
CSN Chicago "Antti Raanta wasn’t facing a ton of shots early. That was the tough part. Watching the Chicago Blackhawks spring to a big lead? That wasn’t so bad. Patrick Sharp and Brandon Saad each scored twice, and Raanta picked up another victory as the Blackhawks rolled the Dallas Stars 6-2 at American..." December 11
SB Nation "The worst-kept secret in the NHL is that an expansion to 32 teams is bound to happen sooner than later. Reports, rumors and speculation all make it sound as though expansion is a matter of when it's going to happen and not if it's going to happen. However, commissioner Gary Bettman stated on..." December 10
#Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville said goaltender Corey Crawford will be sidelined about three weeks with injury.
2014-2015 NHL salary cap projection delivered at Board of Governors meeting.Upwards of $71 million next season. CDN TV rights also ratified.
Pro Hockey Talk "The Chicago Blackhawks will have their goaltending depth tested this week. With Corey Crawford nursing a lower-body injury (he won’t travel to Dallas for Tuesday’s game) and Nikolai Khabibulin on IR, the club was forced to recall Kent Simpson from AHL Rockford on Monday — meaning the ‘Hawks are..." December 09
CSN Chicago "The Chicago Blackhawks special teams did their job, on both sides of the puck. And an injury to Corey Crawford, which looked very bad at first, might not be that after all. Patrick Sharp scored one of the team’s three power-play goals, and Antti Raanta stopped 29-of-31 in place of an injured..." December 09
NHL.com "Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford was helped off the ice in the first period against the Florida Panthers on Sunday with a lower-body injury. Crawford was injured after he made a save on Panthers forward Marcel Goc. He had stopped all four shots he had faced when he left with 6:15..." December 08
CSN Chicago "Coach Joel Quenneville was diplomatic when talking about the penalty kill prior to the Blackhawks’ shootout loss to the Ducks on Friday night. After that game, he was much more scathing. “That’s when you hit rock bottom, when you score with one second to go on one power play when it’s been a..." December 08
Chicago Tribune "Forward Joakim Nordstrom, called up Wednesday by the Chicago Blackhawks, is headed back to Rockford. Nordstrom was reassigned to the American Hockey League's IceHogs on Saturday to make room for Andrew Shaw, who is expected to return to action Sunday against the Florida Panthers after missing..." December 08
Anaheim Calling "Young goalie Antti Raanta got the start for the Blackhawks. Jonas Hiller started in net and Frederik Andersen backed him up. Hiller had to be good early as the Hawks got a bid on net that, upon further review, was a hand pass off Hiller's body. Regardless, Hiller still made the save. It seemed..." December 07
ESPN Chicago "Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman said Friday he was unsure whether forward Teuvo Teravainen would play in the NHL later this season. The 19-year-old Teravainen signed a three-year contract with the Blackhawks in August. He is currently playing for Jokerit in the SM-liiga. He..." December 06
SB Nation "With the NHL board of governors meeting early next week in California, we'll be hearing a lot about next year's salary cap. According to TSN insider Bob McKenzie, the NHL's salary cap next season could be right back to where it was before the lockout, way up at $70M. This isn't exactly breaking..." December 06
BREAKING NEWS: #NYR have acquired Kyle Beach from Chicago in exchange for Brandon Mashinter. Details to follow.
Minneapolis Star Tribune "It happened in a span of less than seven minutes, sending a chill through Xcel Energy Center that matched the frigid air outdoors. Chicago, the best team in the NHL, took a 2-0 Wild lead and turned it inside out by scoring three consecutive goals. In years past, that might have been enough to..." December 06
Chicago Sun-Times "The Blackhawks on Tuesday sent center Brandon Pirri down to Rockford, while recalling forwards Jeremy Morin and Joakim Nordstrom. They also sent defenseman Michael Kostka, who’s been on injured reserve since Oct. 25 to Rockford for a conditioning assignment. He can play up to six days or three..." December 04
Forwards Michal Handzus and Andrew Shaw will not travel to St. Paul with the team today. #Blackhawks
Dallas Morning News "No 11-round shootout this time. Just a series of big stops for Kari Lehtonen. Lehtonen had a season-high 47 saves, Antoine Roussel converted a penalty shot in the third period and theDallas Stars snapped the Chicago Blackhawks' six-game winning streak with a 4-3 victory on Tuesday..." December 04
NHL.com "Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin, Detroit Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall and Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Dec. 1. FIRST STAR – EVGENI MALKIN, C, PITTSBURGH PENGUINS Malkin earned "First Star" honors for..." December 02
CSN Chicago "The Chicago Blackhawks were probably down to a quarter tank on Saturday night, with the first six games of the road trip in but finishing with a back-to-back. They played like a team refreshed from a week-long respite. Niklas Hjalmarsson got the eventual game-winner in the first period and..." December 01
Chicago Tribune "By coincidence, the Stanley Cup was in Dallas at the same time as the team trying to defend it. For much of Friday night's game against the Stars, the Blackhawks didn't look much like the club that stormed to the 2013 Cup but, as has been their modus operandi this season, they didn't let a..." November 30
Chicago Sun-Times "Patrick Kane said that it takes quite a bit of luck to get a point in 12 consecutive games, that sometimes you get a point you didn’t really deserve and that sometimes your teammates are doing the heavy lifting. But it also takes quite a bit of skill to be this lucky. Kane’s two goals in the..." November 29
Sportsnet.ca "The number of former NHL players involved a class-action concussion lawsuit against the league is growing at a rapid rate. Within 48 hours of the suit being filed in a Washington federal court, the original group of 10 plaintiffs had inflated to more than 200, according to one of the lawyers..." November 28
Chicago Tribune "Jitters over making his first NHL start caused Blackhawks rookie goaltender Antti Raanta some restlessness in the hours before puck drop. “Game-day naptime was pretty awful -- I was having some nightmares,” Raanta said after backstopping the Hawks to a stunning 3-2 come-from-behind victory over..." November 28
Chicago Tribune "Marian Hossa joined Blackhawks teammates on the walk — in full uniform but sans skates — from the Scotiabank Saddledome over to the Corral for practice Tuesday afternoon in Calgary. Hossa was back with the Hawks after missing two games to be in Chicago with his wife, <p>, who was hospitalized..." November 27
Antti Raanta will get his first NHL start tomorrow vs. CGY. #Blackhawks
Hossa back here. Wife was ill, hospitalized, but she's feeling better now. Great news for the Hossa. #Blackhawks
Sportsnet.ca "Starting next season, Rogers Communications will be the National Hockey League’s exclusive broadcast and multimedia partner in Canada. As part of the $5.2 billion, 12-year agreement, Rogers obtains the national rights on all platforms to every NHL game through the 2025-26 campaign—including all..." November 26
Chicago Tribune "Count the Blackhawks among those unimpressed that Oilers goaltender Devan Dubnyk had been named the NHL's Third Star for last week. The defending Stanley Cup champions made it a rough start to the new week for Dubnyk as the Hawks chased him during a 5-1 victory Monday night at Rexall..." November 26
Edmonton Journal "The facial stubble is still intact, only because Edmonton Oilers head coach Dallas Eakins has let a few superstitious tendancies creep into his day to day routine. The Oilers, who have fashioned their first three game win streak of the season, host the Chicago Blackhawks tonight at Rexall Place..." November 25
Coach Q: Michal Handzus is in tonight against Edmonton. Michael Kostka is out, but could play later on in the trip. #Blackhawks
Associated Press "Ten former National Hockey League players are claiming in a class-action lawsuit that the league hasn't done enough to protect players from concussions. The lawsuit, filed Monday in federal court in Washington, seeks damages to be determined at trial. The players are also seeking court-approved..." November 25
Pro Hockey Talk "Marian Hossa will miss Monday’s game against Edmonton due to a family matter — his second game away from the club — but is expected to rejoin the club for the remainder of its annual Circus Trip, according to ESPN Chicago. Hossa, 34, has been in and out of the Chicago lineup over the last two..." November 25
CSN Chicago "Michal Handzus had the look of a man who’s seen the light at the end of his injury tunnel. The veteran center has been sidelined since late October with an upper-body injury. Through his early recovery skates, a setback and then more skates, Handzus just tried to stay positive, knowing he’d get..." November 24
CSN Chicago "Andrew Shaw made up for a bad early penalty with his third-period goal and Marcus Kruger scored nine seconds later as the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Vancouver Canucks 2-1 on Saturday night. The Blackhawks were down 1-0 until early in the third period. Shortly after a Blackhawks power play..." November 24
Winger Marian Hossa will not play for #Blackhawks vs. Canucks. Went back to Chicago for a family matter. Michal Handzus will not play.
Chicago Tribune "The Blackhawks will continue their seven-game trip without Bryan Bickell around as the winger will be sidelined for at least two weeks with what a source said was a left knee injury. Bickell was injured against the Avalanche in Denver on Tuesday night when his leg buckled after he slid into the..." November 22
Chicago Sun-Times "After all the hype and pomp that surrounded his last — and first — visit to Winnipeg to face his hometown Jets, Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews was kicking himself for failing to score, especially after losing the handle on the puck during a breakaway. On Thursday night, there was far less..." November 22
Hearing it's a fairly significant left knee injury for #Blackhawks' Bryan Bickell. He's back in Chicago and is expected to be out weeks.
#Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa said he's playing tonight vs. Jets.
Chicago Tribune "The fresh-faced kid who exploded on the Chicago and national sports scenes as a teenager with a quick grin and jaw-dropping hockey skills is 25. Patrick Kane, who began his Blackhawks career as a precocious 18-year-old, celebrated his 25th birthday doing what he does best and what he most wants..." November 20
#Blackhawks have recalled forward Jeremy Morin from the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League.
Denver Post "The expected bounce-back game from the Avalanche's first rough stretch under rookie NHL coach Patrick Roy was impressive. Make that extraordinary, if not "awe-inspiring," as the taped recording said after Colorado goals Tuesday night. The Avs, who were less than ordinary in their previous three..." November 20
NHLPA.com "Adrian Aucoin, a respected defenceman known for his leadership and consistency throughout his career, announced his retirement from the National Hockey League (NHL) today after 17 NHL seasons. In a professional career that spanned two full decades, Aucoin, 40, appeared in a total of 1,108 NHL..." November 19
The Globe and Mail "Predictably, when NHL general managers gathered in Toronto last week for their semi-annual meeting to discuss rule changes, there was the usual amount of face-to-face trade talk as well. It resulted in a couple of minor deals – the Toronto Maple Leafs getting additional depth at forward by..." November 19
ESPN Chicago "The Chicago Blackhawks announced Monday they will sell limited-edition vials of melted ice from their 2013 Stanley Cup season, with proceeds going to charity. Each vial of melted ice from the United Center will cost $99 and will include an etched number of 1 through 2,013 and a certificate of..." November 19