David Backes

Chicago's Andrew Shaw celebrates a goal. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Right Back Where We Started From

Jay Zawaski breaks down the storylines of a Blackhawks-Blues series tied 2-2.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2014

Duncan Keith. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Keith, Toews Neither Admit Nor Deny Saying ‘Wakey, Wakey’ To Backes

The teams engaged in trash talk after Brent Seabrook’s vicious hit on David Backes.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2014

Referee Brad Kovachick restrains Brent Seabrook.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Let’s Mock Dumb Reactions To The Seabrook Hit

Brent Seabrook’s hit on David Backes was dirty, and Tim Baffoe will explain why for those who don’t get it.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2014

Referee Brad Kovachick restrains Brent Seabrook.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Brent Seabrook Suspended Three Games For Hit On David Backes

Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook will be suspended for three games after delivering a hit to David Backes of the St. Louis Blues

04/20/2014

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–04/20/2014

Referee Brad Kovachick restrains Brent Seabrook.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Bad Penalties, Dirty Play Sink Hawks In Game 2

The Blackhawks are in deep trouble, and have no one to blame but themselves.

670 The Score–04/19/2014

Patrick Kane #88 of the Chicago Blackhawks passes the puck against St. Louis Blues in Game One of the First Round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 17, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Despite Game One Loss, Blackhawks Far From Finished

For Blackhawk fans, Thursday night’s 4-3 triple overtime loss to the St. Louis Blues hurt like hell.

670 The Score–04/18/2014

Patrick Kane #88 of the Chicago Blackhawks passes the puck against St. Louis Blues in Game One of the First Round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 17, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Blues Beat Blackhawks 4-3 In 3 OTs

Alexander Steen scored at 26 seconds of the third overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 4-3 victory over the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night.

04/17/2014

Jonathan Toews. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks-Blues Mailbag

Jay Zawaski breaks down the critical individual matchups and St. Louis’ physicality.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2014

David Backes. (Getty Images)

Team USA’s David Backes Brings Home Stray Dogs From Sochi

The two puppies will be given to good homes soon.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2014

Jonathan Quick. (Getty Images)

Team USA Hockey Crushes Slovakia, 7-1

The Americans scored six goals in a 14-minute stretch in the second period.

02/13/2014

Blackhawks fans celebrate the team's Stanley Cup Final victory in 2010.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Blackhawks Fans More Unified, This Time Around

If there is any grumbling still going on, I can’t hear it.

670 The Score–06/12/2013

David Backes #42 of the St. Louis Blues knocks Duncan Keith #2 of the Chicago Blackhawks off the puck at the Scottrade Center  on March 6, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ Offense Sputters In 5-1 Loss To Blues

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Jaroslav Halak won his sixth straight start to match a career best and St. Louis’ penalty killers ran their streak to 32 stops in a row, lifting the Blues to the […]

03/06/2012

Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks looks to pass against the St. Louis Blues at the United Center on February 19, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Rally Past Blues For 3rd Straight Win

Dave Bolland scored the go-ahead goal in the third period when his centering attempt hit the stick of St. Louis’ David Backes and went in and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied to beat the Blues 3-1 Sunday for their third straight victory.

02/19/2012

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.

12/28/2010