The Spiegel And Mannelly Show

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

Zawaski’s Shorties: TVR Is Out, So Who’s Coming Up?

Jay Zawaski is talking defensive replacements, Brad Richards and Kris Versteeg.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2014

Blackhawks winger Jeremy Morin. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski’s Shorties: Morin’s Getting Tough

Jay Zawaski shares five thoughts from the Blackhawks’ win Tuesday night.

CBS Chicago–11/12/2014

Blackhawks winger Patrick Sharp. (Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images

Source: Blackhawks’ Sharp To Likely Miss A Month

Peter Regin or Joakim Nordstrom will likely get the call-up to Chicago.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

Blackhawks forward Jeremy Morin. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Carcillo Injury Opens Door For Morin

Advanced metrics reflect well on Jeremy Morin, who now must prove himself to Joel Quenneville.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

Joe Louis Arena, home of the Red Wings. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Reflections On A Visit To Hockeytown

A road trip to Detroit shows just how respected the Blackhawks are these days.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2014

Blackhawks defenseman Nick Leddy. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Leddy Deal Adequate, But Carcillo Signing Troubling

The Blackhawks have been wheeling and dealing this weekend.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2014

Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Quenneville May Have Too Many Options For Own Good

It’s time to let the likes of Morin, Clendening or Dahlbeck to take on bigger roles.

CBS Chicago–09/24/2014

Nick Leddy

Zawaski: Blackhawks Still Need To Make Move To Get Under Salary Cap

The Blackhawks open training camp Friday at Notre Dame.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

Matt Spiegel, left, and Patrick Mannelly.

Patrick Mannelly Joins Matt Spiegel To Form 670 The Score’s New Midday Show

Former Bear Patrick Mannelly be part of the Spiegel and Mannelly Show weekdays from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

CBS Chicago–08/27/2014

Bears linebacker Shea McClellin. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Verdict On Spiegel/Abbatacola Bears-Jags Over/Unders

It all came down to a Jordan Palmer completion.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2014

Jordan Palmer. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Spiegel’s Bears-Jaguars Over/Unders

These will keep you entertained.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2014

Brad Richards. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks Find 2nd-Line Center In Richards

Brad Richards isn’t the fastest skater, but he’s a creator and quality passer.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2014

Vernon Fiddler. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks On Hunt For Second-Line Center

As free agency opens, here’s some names who could fit Chicago’s future plans.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2014

Brandon Bollig squares off in a fight with Paul Bissonnette. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Bollig Traded As Hawks Prepare For Free Agency

(CBS) — Friday, when the NHL announced the salary cap for the 2014-15 season would only be $69 million (instead of the expected/assumed $71 million), there was a collective gasp from fans and GMs alike. [...]

670 The Score–06/28/2014

Nick Schmaltz of USA looks dejected after losing the men's bronze medal match between Canada and USA in the Ice Hockey at the Tyrolean Ice Arena during the Winter Youth Olympic Game on January 21, 2012 in Innsbruck, Austria. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks’ First-Round Draft Pick Gets Mixed Reviews In Scouting Reports

The smoke was still clearing Friday evening after the Blackhawks jumped ahead in the NHL draft to pick center Nick Schmaltz.

670 The Score–06/27/2014

White Sox announcer Hawk Harrelson. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

The Origins Of Hawk Harrelson’s ‘Will To Win’ Line

It’s been around since at least the 1960s.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2014

Brandon Marshall. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Brandon Marshall On OTAs: ‘This Stuff Is Boring’

NFL OTAs are a necessary evil.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2014

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Mac & Spiegs Agenda 5/21: Van Horne, Sox Win, Cubs Win, Hawks Game 2

There’s also talk on the Bulls, the NBA lottery and the Eastern Conference Finals.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2014

Bryan Bickell, Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane of the Blackhawks. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks Finally Cracked Wild’s Code

Committing to the chip-and-chase strategy with vigor is the key for Chicago.

CBS Chicago–05/12/2014

Stanley Cup Finals - Chicago Blackhawks v Philadelphia Flyers - Game Six

Zawaski : Bollig Suspended, Door Opens For Versteeg

By Jay Zawaski 670 The Score (CBS) – Saturday afternoon, the NHL Department of Player Safety announced a two-game suspension for Blackhawks winger Brandon Bollig. In the 2nd period, Bollig boarded Wild defenseman Keith Ballard [...]

670 The Score–05/10/2014