John McDonough

The Blackhawks pose for a photo after winning the Stanley Cup following a 2-0 win against the Lightning in Game 6. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ John McDonough: We’re Not A Dynasty Yet

The Blackhawks also offered Brandon Saad a “very, very good offer” before he was trade, McDonough says.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2015

The Stanley Cup having lunch at 437 N. Rush. (Credit: Nancy Harty)

Stanley Cup Making Stops Around Chicago After Hawks’ Victory

Fresh off Monday night’s victory, the Stanley Cup’s first stop Tuesday was lunch downtown.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2015

Blackhawks president John McDonough. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: John McDonough Invented Team Sports Fanfest Concept 30 Years Ago

This weekend is the 30th version of the Cubs Convention, the first of its kind.

CBS Chicago–01/13/2015

Blackhawks president John McDonough. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

McDonough: ‘Don’t Anticipate Much Of A Delay’ To Winter Classic

Sun glare could push the start of Thursday’s Blackhawks-Capitals game back.

CBS Chicago–12/31/2014

Blackhawks game at the United Center. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Report: Blackhawks Won’t Play ‘The Stripper’ During ‘Shoot The Puck’ Contest

Some fans have expressed concern over inherent sexism in the “Shoot the Puck” promotion.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2014

Patrick Kane. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Appreciate These Times, Hawks Fans

The Blackhawks are treating their star players with the utmost respect, and it’s been reciprocated.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2014

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

Toews: ‘Biggest Blessing’ To Play For Blackhawks

“We have a chance to continue this amazing ride we’ve been on for another eight years,” Jonathan Toews says.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2014

Kevin Dineen, top. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks Hire Dineen As Assistant

Kevin Dineen and Joel Quenneville were teammates in the 1980s.

CBS Chicago–07/14/2014

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

Kane, Toews Sign 8-Year Extensions With Blackhawks

The deals will keep the two stars in Chicago through 2022-’23.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2014

Blackhawks fans at the 2013 Stanley Cup victory parade. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: No More Blackhawks Bandwagon

In seven years, the knowledge and commitment of Blackhawks fans has changed for the better.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2014

Blackhawks president John McDonough, center. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks President: Kane’s Maturation ‘Most Rewarding’

John McDonough also reiterated that he wants Kane and Toews in Chicago for “a long, long time.”

CBS Chicago–05/15/2014


Bernstein: Some Practical Uses For Blackhawks’ Melted Championship Ice

All it will take is one order, perhaps from somewhere far north, and John McDonough will have found truth in idiom.

670 The Score–11/20/2013

Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews and Bruins captain Zdeno Chara shake hands after the Blachawks defeated the Bruins to win the 2013 Stanley Cup. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Thank Boston For Hospitality

Before the Blackhawks celebrate their Stanley Cup championship with fans on Friday, they’re thanking Bruins fans and the city of Boston for their generosity during the playoffs.


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

John McDonough (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bernstein: ‘Hawks Boss Keeps Eyes On Cup

Blackhawks President John McDonough understands the difference between history and trivia.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2013

Blackhawks fans fill the streets of Chicago after the team won the Stanley Cup in 2010. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Take Out Full-Page Tribune Ad Thanking Fans

In an effort to endear themselves to a calloused fan base, the Blackhawks took out a full-page ad in the Chicago Tribune, thanking fans for their “patience and loyalty” during the lockout.

CBS Chicago–01/14/2013

Derrick Rose (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wirtz, Rose Ranked In Top 10 Of Most Powerful Chicagoans

Two Chicago sports figures cracked the top 10 — Chairman of the Blackhawks, Rocky Wirtz at No. 5, and Bulls point guard Derrick Rose at No. 7.

670 The Score–02/14/2012

Brent Seabrook #7, Duncan Keith #2, Jonathan Toews #19 and Patrick Sharp #10 of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrate after the Blackhawks defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 in overtime to win the Stanley Cup in Game Six of the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Final at the Wachovia Center on June 9, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Hey, Blackhawks, Want To Take Hold Of This City?

So that leaves just the Blackhawks as the Chicago team with championship potential and few serious problems. When would anyone have thought that would happen?

CBS Chicago–10/13/2011

John McDonough

Blackhawks Promote McDonough To President And CEO

The Chicago Blackhawks have announced that their adding the title of Chief Executive Officer to current Team President John McDonough.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2011

Jonathan Toews

Blackhawks Will Donate Ring To Hall of Fame

The Chicago Blackhawks will donate a 2010 Stanley Cup ring to the Hockey Hall of Fame as part of a special Stanley Cup display.