Chris Emma

Chris Emma mugChris Emma covers much of the Chicago sports scene for 670 The Score and CBSChicago.com. He previously worked with Scout.com for five years and also currently covers Northwestern for 247Sports.com. A Geneva native, he now lives in the Lakeview neighrborhood.

Follow Chris on Twitter @CEmma670.

The Blackhawks celebrate in Game 6. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Blackhawks’ Championship Core Proves Again Why It’s Special

The Blackhawks were wildly inconsistent but still prevailed over the Predators.

CBS Chicago–23 hours ago

Blackhawks goalies Corey Crawford, left, and Scott Darling. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Blackhawks’ Fate Now In Darling’s Hands

Joel Quennevile opted to stick with the rookie, rather than returning to Corey Crawford.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2015

Blackhawks goalie Scott Darling. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks To Start Scott Darling In Goal In Game 6

Chicago leads 3-2 in its first-round series against Nashville.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2015

Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook, left, and goalie Scott Darling celebrate. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Notes: Scott Darling’s Steady Play Earns Game 5 Start

Darling has a .969 save percentage this postseason.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2015

The Blackhawks celebrate their triple-overtime win. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Lord Stanley’s Cup Is Worth The Grueling Fight

It took until 1:16 a.m., but Chicago earned a 3-2 win over Nashville in three overtimes.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2015

Blackhawks forward Andrew Desjardins battles for the puck. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Notebook: Blackhawks Up The Effort, Andrew Desjardins Steps Up

Up 2-1 on Nashville, Chicago can take full control of the the series Tuesday night.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2015

Duncan Keith congratulates Scott Darling. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Scott Darling Shines In Net For Blackhawks

The Blackhawks’ goaltender and local product led Chicago to a 4-2 win with his 35 saves.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2015

Kris Bryant (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Father-Son Bond Makes Kris Bryant’s Debut Special

Bryant’s family took a red-eye flight to get to Wrigley Field for his MLB debut.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2015

Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks To Start Corey Crawford In Goal In Game 2

Scott Darling stopped all 42 shots he faced in relief of Corey Crawford in a Game 1 win.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2015

Kris Bryant. (Getty Images)

Emma: Kris Bryant Will Be Worth The Wait

Could the Cubs debut their top prospect soon?

CBS Chicago–04/14/2015

Manny Ramirez at Wrigley Field on Monday. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Emma: Humbled Manny Ramirez Grateful For Second Chance

A 12-time All-Star, Ramirez cherishes his second chance in the game of baseball.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2015

Kris Bryant. (Getty Images)

Kris Bryant’s Cubs Debut Looks To Be Coming Soon

Injuries at the big league level have the Cubs possibly turning to their top prospect.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2015

Jonathan Toews, center, and Patrick Kane, right. (Harry How, Getty Images)

Emma: If Patrick Kane’s Back To Form, Blackhawks Primed To Beat Anyone

Kane “could” return for Chicago’s playoff opener at Nashville on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2015

Adam Eaton is tagged at home plate for the game's final out Friday. The Twins beat the White Sox, 6-0. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: White Sox Better Than Their Poor Play

The White Sox fell to 0-4 on the season with Friday’s loss.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2015

White Sox general manager Rick Hahn. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Rick Hahn Downplays Slow Start By White Sox

The White Sox general manager Rick Hahn spoke with the Mully and Hanley Show on Friday morning.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2015

Jake Arrieta (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Arrieta Keeps Business-Like Approach

Arrieta threw seven scoreless innings Wednesday to lead the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–04/08/2015

Blackhawks defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ van Riemsdyk Has Successful Wrist Surgery

The Blackhawks’ rookie defenseman will miss up to eight weeks.

04/07/2015

Duke Blue Devils (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Emma: Coach K Adapted To Win Duke’s 5th Championship

Mike Krzyzewski adapted his approach to lead Duke to its championship.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2015

Starlin Castro, left. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Cubs’ Promise Must Be Met With Patience

Opening Night was thwarted by the Cubs’ rival and was a reminder to stay patient.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2015

Wisconsin celebrates a trip to the national title game while Willie Cauley-Stein leaves the floor Saturday after the Badgers' win in the national semifinals in Indianapolis. (Getty Images)

Emma: Kentucky’s Pursuit Of Perfection Falls Short

The Wildcats fell just shy of becoming the first team to reach 40-0.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2015

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