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Bryan Bickell. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Explaining How Bickell ‘Flips The Switch’ In Postseason

Bryan Bickell is tearing up the playoffs again after a regular season that lacked production.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2014

Patrick Kane #88 of the Chicago Blackhawks passes the puck against St. Louis Blues in Game One of the First Round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 17, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Despite Game One Loss, Blackhawks Far From Finished

For Blackhawk fans, Thursday night’s 4-3 triple overtime loss to the St. Louis Blues hurt like hell.

670 The Score–04/18/2014

Duncan Keith  is pressured by Vladimir Sobotkaof the St. Louis Blues. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks’ Keys To Winning Game 1 Vs Blues

The playoffs are finally upon us, and while many are writing off the St. Louis Blues, it’s important to remember that they were the best team in the NHL for about 90 percent of the season.

04/17/2014

Jonathan Toews. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks-Blues Mailbag

Jay Zawaski breaks down the critical individual matchups and St. Louis’ physicality.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2014

Teuvo Teravainen. (Credit: Getty)

Zawaski: Hawks Down Stars In Teravainen’s Debut

While Teravainen’s debut was impressive in many aspects, his teammates were the stars.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2014

Teuvo Teravainen. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Teuvo Time Is Nigh

It’s “TAY-voh tair-uh-VIGH-nehn.” Get to know the name.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2014

Teuvo Teravainen. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: If Teuvo Teravainen Is Ready, He Should Play

What’s the point of saving a good player for later when the goal is to win the Stanley Cup now?

CBS Chicago–03/18/2014

Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks scores a short-handed goal in the third period against Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings at the United Center on March 16, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Red Wings 4-1. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Topple Red Wings 4-1

Marian Hossa celebrated his return to the lineup with a goal and two assists, and the Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Detroit Wings 4-1 on Sunday night to snap a two-game losing streak.

03/16/2014

Stan Bowman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Happy With Team, Bowman Stands Pat On Deadline Day

Stan Bowman kept the bigger plan in mind while still believing his team can win it all this year.

670 The Score–03/05/2014

Marian Hossa. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ Hossa To Miss 2-3 Weeks

Marian Hossa suffered an upper body injury in Saturday’s win at Soldier Field.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2014

Duncan Keith. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: With Stage Set, Blackhawks Turn Sights Toward Playoffs

By Jay Zawaski- (CBS) As exciting as the Olympic tournament was, I think I speak for most of the hockey community when I say, “Welcome back, NHL.” As the playoffs approach, everything the Blackhawks do […]

670 The Score–02/27/2014

Brandon Pirri. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski Blackhawks Mailbag: Of Pirri, Deadline Deals And Sochi Fatigue

Jay Zawaski answers your questions on Brandon Pirri and weighs what the Blackhawks need moving forward.

670 The Score–02/11/2014

Jonathan Toews (Derek Leung/Getty Images)

Silverman: Blackhawks Skills Will Have To Outshine Ducks’ Brute Strength In Postseason

It’s a contrast of styles between the Blackhawks and Ducks, who are on a playoff collision course.

CBS Chicago–02/06/2014

Goalkeeper Corey Crawford #50 of the Chicago Blackhawks defends the net against Ryan Getzlaf #15 Anaheim Ducks as Niklas Hjalmarsson #4 of the Blackhawks looks on at Honda Center on February 5, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Blank Ducks 2-0 In Meeting Of NHL’s Best

Chicago and Anaheim had the NHL’s two best records and a combined 15 Olympians on the ice at Honda Center. Before all that world-class talent heads to Sochi this weekend, the Blackhawks demonstrated why they’re still the team to beat when the NHL gets back to work in three short weeks.

02/06/2014

Kris Russell of the Calgary Flames defends against Brandon Saad. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ Slump Continues In 5-4 Loss To Flames

T.J. Brodie scored at 2:26 of the extra session Tuesday night to lead Flames to a 5-4 win over the slumping Blackhawks, whose overtime record fell to 0-6 this season.

01/29/2014

Patrick Kane. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: With Terror Threats Looming, NHL Should Withdraw From Sochi Games

With safety at risk, NHL players don’t need to go to Sochi.

CBS Chicago–01/28/2014

Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks ends up on his back between Michael Frolik #67 and Al Montoya #35 of the Winnipeg Jets after trying to shoot at the United Center on January 26, 2014  in Chicago, Illinois. The Jets defeated the Blackhawks 3-1. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Drop 3rd Straight In 3-1 Loss To Jets

Al Montoya made 34 saves in his first win in his hometown and Andrew Ladd scored his 150th goal, leading the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-1 victory over the slumping Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday.

01/27/2014

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

Blackhawks Fall To Red Wings In Shootout

DETROIT (AP) — Darren Helm scored on Detroit’s sixth attempt in the shootout and Jonas Gustavsson stopped Andrew Shaw’s shot, lifting the Detroit Red Wings to a 5-4 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday […]

01/22/2014

Partick Sharp #10, Jonathan Toews #19, Marian Hossa #81, Brent Seabrook #7 and Duncan Keith #2 of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrate Toews second period goal against the Edmonton Oilers at the United Center on January 12, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Snap Skid, Top Oilers 5-3

Marian Hossa had a power-play goal and an assist on his 35th birthday, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Edmonton Oilers 5-3 on Sunday night to end a three-game losing streak.

01/12/2014

Marian Hossa. (Credit: Getty Images)

Zawaski: Putting The Blackhawks’ Explosive Offense In Perspective

The Blackhawks’ explosive offense is no secret to those who watch them play on a regular basis. Chicago fills the net more than any team in the NHL.

670 The Score–01/09/2014

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