Jay Zawaski

The Blackhawks and Ducks battle in front of Chicago's goal in Game 1. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Ducks Prevail In Opener, But It’s No Time To Worry About Blackhawks

Chicago controlled play for much of Sunday’s 4-1 loss in Game 1 against Anaheim.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2015

Chicago's Bryan Bickell, left, tries to elude Anaheim's Nate Thompson. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks-Ducks Preview

Chicago has dominated puck possessions against Anaheim this season.

CBS Chicago–05/14/2015

Chicago's Johnny Oduya, right, battles Minnesota's Jonas Brodin. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks’ Depth Shines Against Wild

From top to bottom, Chicago has found consistency.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2015

Patrick Kane. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks-Wild Preview

Can Chicago solve Minnesota goalie Devan Dubnyk?

CBS Chicago–04/30/2015

Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: It’s Time For Blackhawks To Go Back To Corey Crawford

Scott Darling allowed four goals on 28 shots in a Game 5 loss.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2015

Predators goalie Pekka Rinne will be a key figure in the first-round series against the Blackhawks that begins Wednesday. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks-Predators Preview

Pekka Rinne will look to carry Nashville to victory.

CBS Chicago–04/14/2015

The Blackhawks celebrate after a win. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Are Predators Or Blues A Better Playoff Matchup For Blackhawks?

Nashville is tough as nails defensively, while St. Louis has more offensive firepower.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2015

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

Andrew Shaw. (Getty Images)

Zawaski’s Shorties: Blackhawks Win, But Troubles Not Masked

If this version of the Blackhawks is going to escape the first round, they need to recommit.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2015

Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford. (Getty Images)

Zawaski’s Shorties: Blackhawks Weather The Storm In Carolina

Corey Crawford’s been remarkable lately, and he stopped 44 more shots Monday night in a win.

CBS Chicago–03/24/2015

Blackhawks forward Antoine Vermette, left. (Getty Images)

Zawaski’s Shorties: Blackhawks Find Good Form Against Coyotes

Jay Zawaski is full of observations on Antoine Vermette, Teuvo Teravainen, the power play and more.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2015

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Zawaski: Vermette A Top Prize For Blackhawks

Chicago has made a big push in its quest for a Stanley Cup.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2015

Kimmo Timonen #44 of the Philadelphia Flyers takes to the ice following the game against the Montreal Canadiens at the Wells Fargo Center on December 12, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Flyers defeated the Canadiens 2-1. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Breaking Down The Timonen Trade

Assuming (and hoping) Kimmo Timonen is healthy, the Hawks have acquired exactly what they needed to acquire, Jay Zawaski writes.

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)

Zawaski: Patrick Kane Injury Creates Trade Opportunity For Blackhawks

Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman has pressure on him to make a move.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2015

Stan Bowman

Zawaski: No More Hiding It — Blackhawks Have Real Problems

Many of the troubles start in Chicago’s defensive zone.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2015

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Zawaski: Rejoice! NHL.Com Finally Adds Advanced Statistics

On Friday, NHL.com re-launched its stats page with new categories and a new search method. Bravo, Jay Zawaski says.

02/20/2015

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The Midday Show — SNL Draft Results

Who won the Midday Show’s SNL skit draft?

CBS Chicago–02/16/2015

Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa, right, celebrates a goal. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski’s Shorties: Blackhawks’ Rally Can’t Hide Poor Effort

Chicago’s effort has been poor of late, even as some players are stepping up.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2015

Teuvo Teravainen. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Whether In Chicago Or Rockford, Teuvo Teravainen Has To Play

Teravainen isn’t in the lineup Wednesday, and it’s puzzling.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2015

Blackhawks defenseman Johnny Oduya. (Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Troubling Trends Appear On Blackhawks’ Blue Line

Chicago needs to add a piece defensively.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2015

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