Ben Strauss

Darwin Barney tags out Alejandro De Aza. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Strauss: Crosstown Classic A Tradition Worth Appreciating

The seasons may be lost, the next few weeks part garage sale, part a bridge between a Blackhawks parade and Marc Trestman’s opening press conference at training camp (it’s less than three weeks away, by the way). But tonight, a Chicago tradition is renewed. It’s a tradition worth appreciating.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2013

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman presents the Stanley Cup to Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Strauss: Blackhawks Make Most Of Shortened Season

The Blackhawks’ season was bookended by celebrations.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2013