Kris Versteeg

Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks (L) is congratulated by teammates Brandon Saad #20 (L-R), Marian Hossa #81, Brent Seabrook #7 and Duncan Keith #2 after scoring a goal during the third period against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the United Center on December 21, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Maple Leafs 4-0. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Kane Leads Blackhawks Past Maple Leafs, 4-0

Playing with heavy hearts, Patrick Kane and the Blackhawks earned a difficult win.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2014

Brad Richards celebrates with teammates as he skates by the bench after scoring a second period goal against the Los Angeles Kings. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Emma: Circus Trip No Trapeze For Blackhawks

The road trip was a piece of cake for Chicago, which finished with five wins and just one loss.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2014

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

Patrick Kane.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Kane’s Late Goal Lifts Blackhawks Over Flames, 4-3

With the game tied 3-3, Kane’s unassisted goal at 9:12 came after goalie Jonas Hiller turned over the puck behind his net.

CBS Chicago–11/20/2014

Patrick Kane. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Welcome Annual Circus Trip

Chicago is excited to prove itself against some of the West’s best on the road.

CBS Chicago–11/19/2014

Blackhawks defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski’s Shorties: TVR Is Out, So Who’s Coming Up?

Jay Zawaski is talking defensive replacements, Brad Richards and Kris Versteeg.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2014

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 defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Reserved van Riemsdyk Making His Name Known

“For a young kid, the most unusual thing is how consistent he’s been,” Joel Quenneville says.

CBS Chicago–11/13/2014

Blackhawks defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk, left. (Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Notes: van Riemsdyk Has Milestone Goal Stripped

Also, Daniel Carcillo is nearing a return from injury.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2014

Blackhawks goalie Antti Raanta. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Will Start Raanta As Crawford Is ‘Day-To-Day’

Corey Crawford has an upper-body injury.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2014

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

Blackhawks’ Versteeg To Miss 3 Weeks

Kris Versteeg has suffered a lower-body injury.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

Blackhawks defenseman Nick Leddy. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Leddy Deal Adequate, But Carcillo Signing Troubling

The Blackhawks have been wheeling and dealing this weekend.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2014

Blackhawks defenseman Johnny Oduya. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ Oduya Tunes Out Trade Rumors

“I can only focus on what I’m doing,” Johnny Oduya says.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2014

Nick Leddy

Zawaski: Blackhawks Still Need To Make Move To Get Under Salary Cap

The Blackhawks open training camp Friday at Notre Dame.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

Blackhawks winger Bryan Bickell. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski Blackhawks Mailbag: Who’s Poised To Break Out?

Plus, Jay Zawaski is always talking about second-line centers.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2014

Patrick Kane. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski Blackhawks Mailbag: Evaluating Bowman, Trade Possibilities, Youngsters

How would you rate Chicago general manager Stan Bowman’s performance last season?

CBS Chicago–06/11/2014

Brandon Saad celebrates with teammates. (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Baffoe: I Need To Know Which Blackhawks Team Is Showing Up For Game 6

For all the success, being a Blackhawks fan isn’t easy on the heart.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2014

Blackhawks winger Brandon Saad. (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Hawks Notes: Saad Looking To Bring High Level Of Play To L.A.

Brandon Saad had a goal and two assists Wednesday in one of his best performances.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2014

The Blackhawks celebrate their Game 5 win. (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks Survive, But Changes Needed

Kris Versteeg needs to stay benched, while Michal Handzus should be a specialist.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2014

Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Who Should Sit When Shaw Returns?

Brandon Bollig, Peter Regin and Kris Versteeg are all candidates to lose their spot.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2014

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