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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.



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.


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?


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.


Patrick Sharp

Hawks Inch Closer To Playoff Spot

Patrick Sharp’s first game back with the Blackhawks since March 20th was quite a ride.  The Hawks coughed up a goal in the first 17 seconds of play and played listless hockey throughout the rest […]

670 The Score–04/06/2011

Jonathan Toews

Toews: ‘Anything Less Than Two-Points Is Unacceptable’

For maybe the first time all season, and definitely in a while, the Chicago Blackhawks looked like the Stanley Cup Champions from a season ago. And their two consecutive wins couldn’t have come at a better time.


Patrick Kane

Big Second Period Leads To Blackhawks’ Victory

The Chicago Blackhawks trailed the St. Louis Blues 2-0 after the first period. But four Blackhawks goals in the second period led to a big victory for the defending Stanley Cup Champions.


Patrick Kane

Kane Activated From IR, Set To Play Against Blues

Patrick Kane has been officially activated from the Injured Reserve list and will play tonight when the Blackhawks take on the St. Louis Blues.


Brent Seabrook

Streaking Blackhawks Battle Blues

The Chicago Blackhawks have been playing some of their best hockey of the season and are riding a one of their longest winning streaks of the season.


Chicago Blackhawks' John Scott right, fights with St. Louis Blues' Cam Janssen in the first period of a NHL hockey game in Chicago, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

Make It Three For The Hawks

The Blackhawks and Blues combined for 12 goals and three fights Tuesday night in what amounted to a 7-5 win for the Blackhawks. It’s the third straight win for the Hawks who have won six of their last eight.


Chicago Blackhawks' John Scott, left, and St. Louis Blues' Brad Winchester fight during the second period (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Blues Snap Hawks Win Streak

Roman Polak broke a broke a third-period tie, and David Perron scored twice to help the St. Louis Blues beat the Chicago Blackhawks.

670 The Score–10/22/2010

Patrick Sharp

McKnight: Sharp, Hossa Power ‘Hawks Past Blues

By Connor McKnight– Comeback wins powered by Marian Hossa and Patrick Sharp are quickly becoming the norm for the Blackhawks this year. In Monday night’s thriller against the Blues, Hossa netted a pair–including a spectacular […]

670 The Score–10/18/2010