Mike Babcock

Jonathan Toews  celebrates after scoring a first-period goal against Henrik Lundqvist of Sweden. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Random Thoughts From Canada’s Gold Medal Victory

Canada was impressive from start to finish, dispatching Team Sweden 3-0.

670 The Score–02/23/2014

Jonathan Quick. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Canada’s Better, But Team USA Has The Quick Advantage

Team USA will have to be close to perfect to beat Canada in an Olympic hockey semifinal.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2014

Jonathan Quick. (Getty Images)

USA, Canada Pick Starting Goalies For Openers

Team USA will go with Jonathan Quick, while Canada gives Carey Price the nod initially.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2014

Bryan Bickell reacts to his third period goal in Game 6. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks Catching Up With An Old Rival

Remember the Detroit Red Wings?

CBS Chicago–01/22/2014

Joel Quenneville. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Silverman: Quenneville Gets Job Done As Blackhawks Move On To Game 7

Quenneville had his team prepared for Game 6 and he will get his team to a fever pitch for game 7.

CBS Chicago–05/28/2013

Tom Thibodeau

Bernstein: Other NBA Teams Try Hard, Too

Four NBA teams remain in the running for the title, and the never-say-die Bulls are not one of them because, well, they died.

670 The Score–05/19/2013

Niklas Kronwall and Jimmy Howard celebrate their Game 2 win over the Blackhawks. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Door Opens For Red Wings After Poor Effort By Blackhawks

Saturday’s 4-1 loss to the Red Wings was their worst effort since their 24-game points streak ended in Colorado Mar. 8.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2013

Viktor Stalberg

Hoge On The Hawks: Stalberg Stuck In Doghouse, Won’t Play In Game 1

Red 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.


The Red Wings celebrate during the Stanley Cup Finals. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Silverman: Red Wings Will Be Speed Bump, Not Road Block For Hawks

This 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.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2013

Head Coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings. (credit: Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

An Ornery Mike Babcock Weighs In On Hiller, Lackluster Play

An 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.


Nashville Predators winger Alexander Radulov congratulates goalie Pekka Rinne after defeating the Detroit Red Wings 3-2 in Game One of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 11, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

Predators Beat Red Wings 3-2 In Game 1

Gabriel 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.


Tomas Kopecky

Another Chapter Of The Blackhawks-Red Wings Rivalry

The Blackhawks and Red Wings will add another game to their long-standing rivalry tonight in the United Center.