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Bryan Bickell Returns, Blackhawks Bounce Back

For the first time since they joined the NHL roster, the Chicago Blackhawks played a game without Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews because of injury. The Hawks were also without Michal Rozsival and Johnny Oduya (lower-body) was scratched after warm-ups. … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Lose Patrick Kane, Dominate Blues

Michal Handzus played in his 1,000th game in the NHL. Coach Joel Quenneville won his 700th in the NHL. Patrick Sharp collected his 300th assist. And the Blackhawks moved back into second place in the Central Division with a dominant … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Buried By Avalanche

With the trade deadline less than 24 hours away, the Blackhawks dropped an important divisional game against the Colorado Avalanche 4-2 at the United Center on Tuesday night. Tweet

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Blackhawks Fall To Flames In OT

Both teams scored a short-handed goal and neither starting netminder finished the game as the Blackhawks and Flames skated to an overtime decision. Unfortunately, as has been the trend in 2014, extra hockey ended with the Hawks disappointed as the … Continue reading

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Corey Crawford Returns, Blackhawks Fall To Islanders In OT

Corey Crawford returned to the net for the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night, and was spectacular in the final 40 minutes of regulation. But Kyle Okposo beat him in overtime to pick up the second point for the Islanders. Tweet

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Blackhawks Fall To Ducks In Shootout

The Blackhawks flew home from Minnesota to face the Anaheim Ducks at the United Center on Friday night and it took a shootout for the game to be decided. Unfortunately, Anaheim won 3-2 and the Hawks dropped their third straight … Continue reading

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Circus Trip Recap: Blackhawks Own The Road

The Hawks annual Circus Trip came to a close with a strong victory against Phoenix on Saturday night, and the results of the seven games show that the Hawks are playing as well as any team in the NHL. Tweet

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Blackhawks Solve Smith, Finish Circus Trip With Another Win

The Blackhawks jumped on the Coyotes with a furious first period, and weathered a second period rush to emerge with a 5-2 victory to close out a fantastic road trip. Tweet

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Blackhawks Buried By Avalanche

The Blackhawks flew to Denver and lost 5-1 to the Avalanche. While the score was ugly, the play wasn’t nearly as one-sided as the final tally would indicate. But the bigger concern will be the health of Bryan Bickell, who … Continue reading

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Kruger, Bollig Leads Blackhawks Past Jets

The story before Saturday’s game was all about Jonathan Toews playing “at home” in Winnipeg, but it was the kids on the Hawks roster that won the day. A second period outburst propelled the Blackhawks to another big victory, this … Continue reading

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