Planes wait on the taxiway at O'Hare International Airport, after a ground stop was ordered at O'Hare and Midway International Airport, due to smoke inside the TRACON (Terminal Radar Approach Control) facility in Elgin. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Wolves Stranded By Flight Delays Ahead Of Playoff Game

Chicago’s other pro hockey team is a victim of the flight delays. It’s left the Wolves in playoff limbo.

05/13/2014

Chicago Wolves

Toronto’s Early Strikes Send Wolves To 4-2 Defeat

Toronto jumped out to a three-goal lead for the second night in a row and held on for a 4-2 victory over the Chicago Wolves in Game 2 of the Western Conference Semifinals on Saturday night at Allstate Arena.

05/11/2014

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Wolves Advance To Western Conference Semifinals With Game 5 Triumph

The Chicago Wolves manufactured two power-play goals late in the second period and added an empty-net tally to rally for a 4-2 victory over Rochester in the decisive Game 5 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals on Sunday afternoon at Allstate Arena.

05/04/2014

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Rochester Forces Game 5 With Wolves

Rochester scored twice in the opening two minutes and kept going from there to earn a 7-2 victory over the Chicago Wolves on Friday night at Allstate Arena in Game 4 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals.

05/02/2014

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Wolves Seize 2-1 Series Lead

Forward Adam Cracknell racked up two goals in the opening 16 minutes and goaltender Jake Allen rejected 18 shots as the Chicago Wolves earned a 4-0 victory over Rochester on Thursday night at Allstate Arena in Game 3 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals.

05/01/2014

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Rochester Takes Game 2 From Wolves

The Chicago Wolves couldn’t recreate their late-game magic from the previous night as they surrendered Game 2 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals 3-2 to the Rochester Americans on Saturday night at Blue Cross Arena.

04/26/2014

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Wolves Cap Furious Game 1 Rally With Jaskin’s OT Winner

It did not take long for left wing Dmitrij Jaskin’s presence in the Chicago Wolves lineup to be felt. Reassigned to the Wolves on Friday morning after six weeks away, Jaskin’s goal 1:06 into overtime gave Chicago a 4-3 win over Rochester in Game 1 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals at Blue Cross Arena.

04/25/2014

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Wolves Capture Midwest Division Title On Season’s Final Night

The Chicago Wolves capped a remarkable final-week rally with a 6-0 victory over Milwaukee on Saturday night at Allstate Arena to claim the American Hockey League’s Midwest Division title.

04/19/2014

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Wolves Win To Pull Even With Grand Rapids In Midwest Division

ROCKFORD, Ill. – The Chicago Wolves moved into a tie atop the Midwest Division and claimed the Illinois Lottery Cup with a decisive 5-3 win over the Rockford IceHogs on Friday night at the MetroCentre. […]

04/18/2014

Chicago Wolves

Anderson’s 700th Win Nets Wolves Home-Ice Advantage

The Chicago Wolves clinched home-ice advantage for the first round of the Calder Cup playoffs with a 4-3 shootout victory over Iowa on Wednesday night at Wells Fargo Arena as John Anderson earned his 700th regular-season win as a head coach.

04/16/2014

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Wolves Take Down Rockford 4-2

-The Chicago Wolves reeled off three third-period goals to earn a 4-2 victory over Rockford in an Illinois Lottery Cup contest Sunday afternoon before 11,535 at Allstate Arena.

04/13/2014

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Admirals Beat Wolves 4-1

The Chicago Wolves surrendered a power-play hat trick to the Milwaukee Admirals’ Austin Watson as they fell 4-1 on Saturday night in an Amtrak Rivalry game at the Bradley Center.

04/12/2014

Chicago Wolves

Special Teams Power Wolves Over Wild 4-1

Goaltender Jake Allen saw his shutout bid spoiled with 1:35 remaining as the Chicago Wolves skated to a dominant 4-1 win over the Iowa Wild on Friday night at Wells Fargo Arena.

04/11/2014

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Wolves Settle For Point In Shootout Loss To Iowa

The Chicago Wolves earned a point for the 24th time in their last 25 home games, but the Iowa Wild claimed a 4-3 shootout victory Sunday afternoon at Allstate Arena.

04/06/2014

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Wolves Clinch Playoff Bid With Win Over Milwaukee

The Chicago Wolves clinched the 16th postseason berth in their 20-year history with a 4-1 victory over the Milwaukee Admirals on Saturday night before 10,126 at Allstate Arena.

04/06/2014

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Wolves Repel Monsters 5-4

The Chicago Wolves reeled off three unanswered third-period goals to force overtime and claimed the 5-4 victory over the Lake Erie Monsters during a six-round shootout Saturday night at Allstate Arena.

03/30/2014

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Wolves’ Fierce Rally Pierces Lake Erie

The Chicago Wolves scored two goals in the final 3:04 of regulation to force overtime and then claimed the shootout to earn a 6-5 triumph Wednesday night at Allstate Arena.

03/27/2014

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Five Fast Goals Power Wolves Past Grand Rapids

The Chicago Wolves reeled off the first five goals in the opening 25 minutes and withstood a Grand Rapids fusillade to earn a 6-2 victory in an important Midwest Division matchup Sunday afternoon before 11,388 at Allstate Arena.

03/23/2014

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Wolves Outlasted By IceHogs In Shootout

Goaltender Matt Climie kicked out 31 shots and three of five in the shootout, but the Chicago Wolves ultimately fell to the Rockford IceHogs 2-1 in the extra session in Saturday night’s Illinois Lottery Cup game at the MetroCentre.

03/22/2014

The Chicago Wolves play the IceHogs Friday. (Ross Dettman)

Wolves Overpower Rockford 6-O

The Chicago Wolves scored early and often on the way to a 6-0 triumph over Rockford in an Illinois Lottery Cup contest on Friday night at Allstate Arena.

03/21/2014