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Jonathan Toews. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Schuster: Do Or Die For Blackhawks

It’s not an elimination game Wednesday night, but it’s still do or die for the Blackhawks.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2013

Blackhawks vs Bruins

Schuster: It’s Simple, Blackhawks Need To Score To Win

The Hawks have now gone the last two games with only one goal total and that has to change.

06/18/2013

Justin Abdelkader and Pavel Datsyuk of the Detroit Red Wings celebrate a second period goal by teammate Jakub Kindl. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Schuster: Blackhawks’ Previous Sky-High Confidence Crashing To Earth

Talk about bad timing for the Blackhawks to have their first three-game losing streak all season.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2013

Drew Miller beats Johnny Oduya to the puck to score a second period goal. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Schuster: Adversity Suddenly Haunts Blackhawks

Following a near-perfect regular season and a first round playoff win over Minnesota, the Blackhawks for the first time are facing adversity.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2013

Derrick Rose

Schuster: Time Is Running Out For Rose’s Return

If I had a nickel for every time we have asked Tom Thibodeau when Derrick Rose is coming back, I would have a whole lot of nickels (which still doesn’t amount to much).

CBS Chicago–03/20/2013

Matt Thornton

Schuster: Thornton Calls MRI ‘Over-The-Top Precautionary’

A few days ago the veteran left-hander experienced a twinge of discomfort in his throwing elbow during a bullpen session and immediately was checked out by medical personnel.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2013

Scott Hairston. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Schuster: Hairston Proud To Return To Chicago As A Cub

As a free agent, Scott Hairston had options, but there was no question in his mind that he wanted to play for the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2013

Hector Santiago. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Schuster: Hector Santiago Playing An Important Role In 2013

Talk about a swing man on your pitching staff. That’s exactly the role that Hector Santiago will fill on this year’s White Sox team.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2013

Alfonso Soriano #12 poses during Chicago Cubs photo day on February 18, 2013 at HoHoKam Park in Mesa, Arizona. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Schuster: Soriano Has No Regrets Staying With Cubs

The Cubs left-fielder had medical reasons for turning down a trade to San Francisco last year.

02/18/2013

Tom Ricketts

Schuster: Ricketts Silent On Wrigley Details

ubs owner Tom Ricketts would make an excellent politician because he can talk a long time without saying much. That was the case Sunday when Ricketts met the media and pretty much brushed away all questions regarding a deal with both the city and the neighborhood involving Wrigley Field.

02/17/2013

Paul Konerko. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Schuster: Konerko Pondering Future

Paul Konerko is the last of the Mohicans, meaning he’s the final member of the 2005 World Series championship team that is still playing for the White Sox.

02/17/2013

Brent Lillibridge

Schuster: Lillibridge Has A Good Shot To Make Cubs’ Major League Roster

Brent Lillibridge only signed a minor league deal with the Cubs, but he has a very good chance of making the Major League roster.

670 The Score–02/15/2013

Robin Ventura and Jake Peavy. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Schuster: Not Surprised Ventura Turned Down Extension

The news that Robin Ventura had turned down a one-year contract extension really didn’t surprise insiders.

02/14/2013

Derrick Rose. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Schuster: Rose Interview Insulted Local Reporters

Say what you want about Tuesday’s story about Derrick Rose potentially not playing this season (and I don’t believe that for a moment) but the part that upset me is that Rose granted an interview to a reporter from the national media.

670 The Score–02/13/2013

Carlos Marmol

Schuster: Marmol Fighting Back Against Woman Who Claimed Sexual Assault

Carlos Marmol says he’s completely innocent of the accusations that have been levied against him.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2013

Jeff Keppinger (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Schuster: White Sox Get Their New Third Baseman, Cubs Still Searching

There was an influx of both Chicago teams needing third basemen, and players available coming into Baseball’s Winter Meetings, and on Wednesday the logjam opened up.

670 The Score–12/05/2012

Dale Sveum. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Schuster: Sveum Shot While Hunting With Robin Yount

“He got the bird but he also got me. It happens more often then you think”, said Sveum.

670 The Score–12/04/2012

File photo of baseball. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Schuster: Deals Could Pop For Cubs And Sox At Winter Meetings

WSCR’s David Schuster checks in from the Winter Meetings.

12/03/2012

Jordan Danks. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Schuster: Danks Brothers Reunite In The Majors

The realization of a dream finally has come true for the Danks brothers.

670 The Score–06/07/2012

Paul Konerko. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Schuster: Konerko Eyeing Return On Thursday

Paul Konerko is hoping to be back in the White Sox lineup on Thursday.

670 The Score–06/06/2012

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