Chris Emma

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Emma: Tim Beckman Still Building Illinois Better

“I’m not here to go to bowl games; I want to go to Lucas Oil,” Tim Beckman says.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2015

Kimmo Tmonen. (Gety Images)

Blackhawks Acquire Kimmo Timonen From Philadelphia

The 39-year-old is a four-time NHL All-Star who has yet to play this season.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2015

Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane lays on the ice after being cross-checked into the boards and getting injured. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane Out 12 Weeks

The Blackhawks’ winger had surgery on Wednesday to repair a broken left clavicle.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2015

Patrick Kane (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Prepared To Move On Without Patrick Kane

The Blackhawks won the game but lost their star winger.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2015

Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane lays on the ice after being cross-checked into the boards and getting injured. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ Kane Suffers Upper-Body Injury, Ruled Out

The Blackhawks’ winger is tied for the NHL lead in points.

02/24/2015

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Emma’s Big Ten Power Rankings: Boilermakers Are Rising

Matt Painter has Purdue on the brink of a return to the tournament.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2015

Blackhawks goalie Scott Darling. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Recall, Extend Darling — A Potential Precursor

It appears more roster moves could be coming for the Blackhawks.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2015

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Emma: Embarrassing Blackhawks Loss Raises Real Concerns

Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman must make moves to ensure Cup contention.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2015

Blackhawks defenseman Johnny Oduya. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Oduya Injured In Blackhawks’ Loss To Boston

The Blackhawks lost Johnny Oduya in their 6-2 loss to Boston.

02/22/2015

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Emma: Collins’ Young Wildcats Growing Up

Northwestern is seeing late-season success in a rebuilding year.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2015

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

Defenseman van Riemsdyk Rejoins Blackhawks

Trevor van Riemsdyk’s return from a patella fracture could be coming soon.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2015

Marian Hossa (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Marian Hossa’s Hot Streak All About Confidence

The Blackhawks winger scored seven goals in a span of four games.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2015

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Emma: Rivalry With Red Wings Lacking For Blackhawks

With a split from conferences, the Blackhawks and Red Wings play just twice each season.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2015

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Emma’s Big Ten Power Rankings: Is Indiana For Real?

Stuck in the muck of the Big Ten sits an Indiana team with all the potential to make an NCAA Tournament run or bow out in the NIT.

02/16/2015

Ryan Hartman (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Local Product Hartman Fulfills Blackhawks Dream

The West Dundee native was a fan at the Blackhawks’ 2010 parade, and is now on the team.

02/14/2015

Blackhawks forward Kris Versteeg. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Versteeg Hopeful In Latest Comeback

The Blackhawks winger hopes his latest setback doesn’t derail a career year.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2015

Northwestern's Ryan Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Phillips: NU Won’t Move Illinois Games From Evanston

Illinois will play its home game with Northwestern at Soldier Field, but the Wildcats will keep theirs in Evanston.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2015

Jonathan Toews. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Saluting What Makes Jonathan Toews Special

A forecheck lost in a disappointing Chicago setback is part of what defines Toews.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2015

The Blackhawks await a video review during overtime on Monday night in a 3-2 loss to the Coyotes at the United Center. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks React To No-Goal Decision, Loss

The Blackhawks were inches — and a video review — away from an overtime win.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2015

Blackhawks forward Kris Versteeg. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kris Versteeg’s Return Expected On Wednesday

The Blackhawks’ winger has missed a month with a fracture in his left hand.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2015

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