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Members of the St. Louis Blues celebrate after beating the Chicago Blackhawks in overtime. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Blackhawks Party Could End Early

Instead of another long burn to a Stanley Cup that could cement their teams of the 2010s in league history, this could be remembered instead for the coach’s $25,000 crotch-grab and the game-misconduct headhunting.

670 The Score–10 hours ago

Patrick Kane. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ Kane, Saad Once Again Sporting Playoff Mullets

It’s a postseason tradition for Patrick Kane.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2014

Patrick Kane, right. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ Kane: ‘I Feel Pretty Good’

Vote in our poll — how long will it take Kane, Toews to return to top form?

CBS Chicago–04/14/2014

Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks GM Bowman: Must Bring Our ‘A-Game’ Against Blues

The Blues moves have done little to shake Stan Bowman’s confidence in his Blackhawks.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2014

Ryan Miller. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Blues Now The Favorite To Win Stanley Cup, Per Bovada

St. Louis is a 5/1 favorite to win it all, while Chicago has 13/2 odds.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2014

Antti Raanta #31 of the Chicago Blackhawks makes a save against Chris Stewart #25 of the St. Louis Blues at the Scottrade Center on December 28, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Blues Beat Blackhawks 6-5 In Shootout

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Even with leading scorer Alexander Steen watching from the press box, the St. Louis Blues had plenty of offense. Vladimir Tarasenko and Patrik Berglund scored 1:17 apart late in regulation to […]

12/29/2013

Vladimir Tarasenko #91 of the St. Louis Blues looks to pass under pressure from Johnny Oduya #27 of the Chicago Blackhawks into the boards as they battle for the puck at the United Center on October 17, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blues Edge Blackhawks 3-2 In Shootout

T.J. Oshie scored the lone goal in the shootout, Jaroslav Halak stopped all three Chicago shooters in the extra session and the St. Louis Blues defeated the Blackhawks 3-2 on Thursday night.

10/17/2013

A Chicago blues musician. (CBS)

Chicago Bluesman Jimmy Dawkins Dead At 76

Chicago bluesman Jimmy “Fast Fingers” Dawkins, known for his stellar guitar playing and mellow singing voice, has died. He was 76.

04/13/2013

Corey Crawford #50 of the Chicago Blackhawks makes a save on a shot by Valdimir Tarasenko #91 of the St. Louis Blues at the United Center on April 4, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blues Edge Blackhawks 4-3 In Shootout

Defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk scored the deciding goal in the sixth round of the shootout and the St. Louis Blues came back for a 4-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night.

04/04/2013

Chris Stewart #25 of the St. Louis Blues controls the puck against Duncan Keith #2 and Brent Seabrook #7 both of the Chicago Blackhawks at the Scottrade Center on February 28, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Extend Points Streak To 20 Games

Jonathan Toews scored twice, and Ray Emery and Corey Crawford combined on a shutout as the Chicago Blackhawks extended their NHL-record season-opening points streak to 20 games with a 3-0 win over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night.

02/28/2013

A Chicago blues musician. (CBS)

Chicago Mourns Loss Of Blues Musician Magic Slim

Mayor Emanuel has issued statement mourning the loss of bluesman Magic Slim, who did it his way against some long odds. WBBM’s John Cody has more.

02/23/2013

Buddy Guy

Your Chicago: Buddy Guy’s Legends

Buddy Guy is part musician, part showman. He’s been performing for nearly 50 years, and you can still catch him at his South Loop nightclub. CBS 2′s Kate Sullivan reports.

02/08/2013

Buddy Guy

Chicago Blues Legend Buddy Guy Honored

He’s now amongst the very few, a Kennedy Center Honoree, the top honor for an artist in the country.

12/26/2012

Buddy Guy

Chicago Fetes Buddy Guy With Blues Concert

The city of Chicago sent bluesman Buddy Guy off in style to the Kennedy Center Awards–as Mayor Emanuel and a select group of bluesmen staged a 45-minute concert on the stage of Millennium Park’s Pritzker Pavilion.

11/28/2012

Buddy Guy

Blues Legend Buddy Guy Talks About New Book

Buddy Guy has influenced the likes of some of the most famous guitarists like Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix and Keith Richards but his early beginnings were simple growing up in Mississippi.

08/29/2012

A Chicago blues musician. (CBS)

Struggling Loop Mall Could Be Singing Blues Of Another Variety

Block 37, the struggling retail mall at State and Dearborn, could one day host blues attractions, under one proposal to reboot the development. CBS 2′s Dorothy Tucker reports.

07/13/2012

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2012 Chicago’s Blues Festival Preview

Summer time means it is time for the largest free blues festival in the world to once again take place in Chicago at Grant Park. Check out this year’s highlights and must-see performers.

05/31/2012

Lonie Walker behind the piano at Underground Wonder Bar (credit: Thomas Boston)

Underground Wonder Bar: The Song Remains The Same

The Underground Wonder Bar entertained customers for twenty-one-years before being destroyed for urban renewal last year. It’s back in a new River North location though and, despite a move, it’s holding up the same torch it’s always championed: a great, late night piano bar with good music and good people. Why not celebrate their grand re-opening this Sunday, December 18th?

12/16/2011

David "Honeyboy" Edwards

Blues Legend David ‘Honeyboy’ Edwards Dies

Chicago has lost one of its last connections to the earliest days of the Delta blues.

CBS Chicago–08/30/2011

Chicago Blackhawks

Big Win For Blackhawks Doesn’t Mean Work Is Done

The Chicago Blackhawks knocked off the St. Louis Blues and earned two points on Wednesday night. It was two points that the team desperately needed, but they still have a lot of work to do.

04/07/2011

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