Zawaski: Random Thoughts From Canada's Gold Medal VictoryCanada was impressive from start to finish, dispatching Team Sweden 3-0.
Zawaski: Canada's Better, But Team USA Has The Quick AdvantageTeam USA will have to be close to perfect to beat Canada in an Olympic hockey semifinal.
USA, Canada Pick Starting Goalies For OpenersTeam USA will go with Jonathan Quick, while Canada gives Carey Price the nod initially.
Zawaski: Blackhawks Catching Up With An Old RivalRemember the Detroit Red Wings?
Silverman: Quenneville Gets Job Done As Blackhawks Move On To Game 7Quenneville had his team prepared for Game 6 and he will get his team to a fever pitch for game 7.
Bernstein: Other NBA Teams Try Hard, TooFour NBA teams remain in the running for the title, and the never-say-die Bulls are not one of them because, well, they died.
Hoge: Door Opens For Red Wings After Poor Effort By BlackhawksSaturday's 4-1 loss to the Red Wings was their worst effort since their 24-game points streak ended in Colorado Mar. 8.
Hoge On The Hawks: Stalberg Stuck In Doghouse, Won't Play In Game 1Red Wings head coach Mike Babock is a big fan of how the Blackhawks built their 2010 Stanley Cup winner and how they've rebuilt for a run this season.
Silverman: Red Wings Will Be Speed Bump, Not Road Block For HawksThis second-round playoff matchup has the potential for drama and angst, but there’s no way that Detroit should come out on top in a best-of-seven series.
An Ornery Mike Babcock Weighs In On Hiller, Lackluster PlayAn ornery-sounding Red Wings coach Mike Babcock tore down his team's play, ripped into the opposing team's goalie, and got up in arms over an innocuous comment.
Predators Beat Red Wings 3-2 In Game 1Gabriel Bourque scored two goals in his postseason debut, and the Nashville Predators held onto home-ice advantage by beating Detroit Red Wings 3-2 on Wednesday night to open their Western Conference playoff series.
Another Chapter Of The Blackhawks-Red Wings RivalryThe Blackhawks and Red Wings will add another game to their long-standing rivalry tonight in the United Center.