Duncan Keith

Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith hosts the Conn Smythe Trophy after winning the award following Chicago's 2-0 win against Tampa Bay in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Duncan Keith Wins Conn Smythe Trophy

Keith was the backbone of the Chicago defense all postseason long.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2015

Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith. (Getty Images)

Duncan Keith Continues To Embrace, Carry Big Load For Blackhawks

Keith’s averaging 31 minutes, 20 seconds in the postseason and has played at least 40 minutes in three overtime games.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2015

Corey Crawford, center, is congratulated by Blackhawks teammates Niklas Hjalmarsson, left, and Duncan Keith. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Emma: Blackhawks’ Best Is Too Much For Wild

“It was a goalie win,” Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville said.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2015

Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews, left, and winger Marian Hossa. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kane Leads Blackhawks Past Wild, 4-1

No. 101 went like so many of the first 100 playoff games for Patrick Kane. A perfect shot at a key moment, another big play at the very end, and a victory for the Chicago Blackhawks.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2015

The Blackhawks celebrate in Game 6. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Blackhawks’ Championship Core Proves Again Why It’s Special

The Blackhawks were wildly inconsistent but still prevailed over the Predators.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2015

Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith, left. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski’s Shorties: Blackhawks Dominate Kings, Move Back Into Division Race

Duncan Keith and Johnny Oduya have stepped up, just when they’re needed most.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2015

Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville (center) gives instructions to his team. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Patrick Kane’s Skates Too Big For Blackhawks To Fill

Over the past two seasons, the Blackhawks have been shut out six times in 18 games without Kane.

CBS Chicago–03/08/2015

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Emma: Blackhawks Challenged To Keep Together

Amid adversity, the Blackhawks must maintain their poise and position for a Stanley Cup push.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2015

Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Duncan Keith On Outside Noise Surrounding Blackhawks: ‘So Much BS’

“We love our teammates,” Keith says.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2015

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

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Emma: Blackhawks Can Be Counted On Come Playoff Time

The Blackhawks haven’t been consistent this season, but they’ll be ready when it counts.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2015

Patrick Sharp #10 of the Chicago Blackhawks, who scored three goal through two periods on his birthday, watches teammates from the bench as they take on the Colorado Avalanche at the United Center on December 27, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Win 5-4 In OT, End Stars’ 4-Game Streak

The Chicago Blackhawks seemed a step behind the streaking Dallas Stars much of Sunday night before finding a way to come out ahead. Patrick Sharp scored 1:17 into overtime to give Chicago a 5-4 win that snapped the Stars’ four-game winning streak.

01/05/2015

Jonathan Toews, left, and Patrick Kane. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks Place 5 In All-Star Game In Initial Voting By Fans

Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews, Duncan Keith, Brent Seabrook and Corey Crawford have been voted in.

CBS Chicago–01/03/2015

Duncan Keith

Quenneville: Keith Illness Likely Not Mumps

Duncan Keith was not present for the Blackhawks’ 5-3 win over the division rival Minnesota Wild.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2014

Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Duncan Keith Will Miss Game Against Wild With Illness

Joel Quenneville isn’t sure if it has anything to do with the mumps virus.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2014

Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Hansen, Miller Lift Canucks Over Blackhawks, 4-1

Jannik Hansen scored three goals for his first NHL hat trick.

CBS Chicago–11/24/2014

Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane. (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Surge Past Stars, 6-2

Patrick Kane and Kris Versteeg each had a goal and two assists.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2014

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

Emma: Blackhawks Looking For Killer Instinct

“We’ve lost some tough games that we’re accustomed to winning,” Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville says.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2014

Joe Louis Arena, home of the Red Wings. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Reflections On A Visit To Hockeytown

A road trip to Detroit shows just how respected the Blackhawks are these days.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2014

Blackhawks defenseman Kyle Cumiskey. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: With Leddy Gone, Questions Linger on Blackhawks’ Blue Line

Chicago’s defensive questions will have to be answered from inside the organization.

CBS Chicago–10/09/2014

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