Brendan Shanahan

Raffi Torres. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Hoge: Blackhawks Need To Hold Torres Accountable — Legally

When the Blackhawks face the Coyotes in Phoenix Thursday night, they’ll once again be facing the man that has become public enemy No. 1 in Chicago: Raffi Torres.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2013

Marian Hossa lays on the ice after getting hit by Raffi Torres. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Video: Brendan Shanahan Explains Raffi Torres’ 25 Game Suspension

Brendan Shanahan explains why Raffi Torres got a 25-game suspension for his hit on Marian Hossa.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2012

Raffi Torres. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Raffi Torres Suspended 25 Games

Phoenix Coyotes forward Raffi Torres has been suspended 25 games for his hit Tuesday night on Marian Hossa that resulted in the Blackhawks winger getting carried off the ice on a stretcher.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2012

Gary Bettman (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Gary Bettman: Shanahan ‘Is Doing A Very, Very Good Job’

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman considers those complaints from various teams about their players receiving suspensions during the postseason as nothing more than “gamesmanship.”

CBS Chicago–04/20/2012

Marian Hossa. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Retaliation Not The Answer For Hawks

The Blackhawks would be wise to leave revenge to the powers that be. Not only is violence, physicality, and goonery not their game, but they can’t afford to get in to an “eye for an eye” situation.

670 The Score–04/19/2012

Brendan Shanahan. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Spiegel: Shanahan’s Reactionary Chaos Takes Its Toll

NHL punishment czar Brendan Shanahan caught so much flack for his soft, inexplicable non-suspension of Shea Weber, that I was worried he would overcompensate and hammer Andrew Shaw far worse than deserved.

670 The Score–04/18/2012

Marian Hossa lays on the ice after getting hit by Raffi Torres. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: The NHL Has Spun Out Of Control And Only Idiots Are Left To Fix It

The inconsistencies have left even non-hockey fans confused, but even worse, it has left the players on the ice confused.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2012

Brendan Shanahan. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

VIDEO: Brendan Shanahan Explains Shaw Suspension

Brendan Shanahan explains why he suspended Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw 3-games.

670 The Score–04/17/2012

Andrew Shaw. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ Shaw Gets 3-Game Suspension

Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw received a three-game suspension for running into Phoenix goaltender Mike Smith in Saturday’s 4-3 win over the Coyotes.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2012

Mike Smith is attended to by trainers after getting hit by Andrew Shaw. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Shaw Shouldn’t Get Suspended, But Probably Will

Despite one of the most exciting wins in recent memory, Blackhawks fans are still upset that Andrew Shaw was given a game misconduct for colliding with Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith Saturday.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2012

Shea Weber. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Shea Weber Avoids Suspension Despite Slamming Opponent’s Head Into Glass

The NHL has fined Nashville defenseman Shea Weber $2,500 for slamming Detroit forward Henrik Zetterberg’s head against the glass at the end of Game 1.

CBS Chicago–04/12/2012

Duncan Keith. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Keith Suspended 5 Games

Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith has been suspended five games for his hit to the head of Canucks forward Daniel Sedin during Wednesday’s game in Chicago.

670 The Score–03/23/2012

Jamal Mayers. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Mayers: Blackhawks Are ‘Hungry’ Again

As a 16-year veteran of the NHL, Jamal Mayers signed with the Chicago Blackhawks during the 2011 off season for one reason: to win a Stanley Cup.

670 The Score–10/10/2011