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Mike Smith

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

Tom Brady and Bill Belichick.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Silverman: Ranking Best Quarterback-Coach Combos

There’s something frightful to opposing head coaches and fans when New England’s Bill Belichick and Tom Brady put their heads together at a crucial moment in a game.

670 The Score–10/15/2013

John Fox. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Silverman: In-Game Decisions Are Crucial Aspect Of Coaching Search

A great teacher will pay dividends and so will a coach who understands strategy and how to use his timeouts.

CBS Chicago–01/15/2013

Rex Ryan

Rex Ryan Voted Most Overrated Coach By NFL Players

In a mid-season player poll conducted by Sporting News, Jets head coach was voted the NFL’s most overrated coach.

CBS Chicago–11/06/2012

Lovie Smith.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Silverman: NFL Coaches Under Most Pressure In 2012

NFL coaches face incredible pressure to put a winning team on the field and produce championships.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

Lovie Smith. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Silverman: Lovie’s A Top 10 Coach, But Not Elite

Here’s a look at our Top 10 going into the 2012 season with the key attributes of each man.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2012

Stan Bowman

Hanley: What Now For Blackhawks?

Though many fans would want anyone but Stan Bowman doing the fixing, the guess here is that president John McDonough will give his general manager one more try and righting the Hawks wayward ship.

670 The Score–04/24/2012

Gary Bettman (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Gary Bettman: Shanahan ‘Is Doing A Very, Very Good Job’

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman considers those complaints from various teams about their players receiving suspensions during the postseason as nothing more than “gamesmanship.”

CBS Chicago–04/20/2012

Mike Smith is attended to by trainers after getting hit by Andrew Shaw. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

McNeil In Tribune: Coyotes’ Mike Smith Is ‘Undeniable MVP’

670 The Score’s Dan McNeil says in the Chicago Tribune that the Blackhawks’ playoff series against the Phoenix Coyotes will go seven games, “if the Hawks can rally.”

CBS Chicago–04/20/2012

Daymond Langkow #22 of the Phoenix Coyotes skates between Jonathan Toews #19 and Viktor Stalberg #25 of the Chicago Blackhawks in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on April 17, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Fall To Coyotes In OT, 3-2

Mikkel Boedker scored 13:15 into overtime, and the Phoenix Coyotes beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Tuesday night to take a 2-1 lead in their wild and physical opening-round Western Conference playoff series.

04/17/2012

Andrew Shaw. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ Shaw Gets 3-Game Suspension

Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw received a three-game suspension for running into Phoenix goaltender Mike Smith in Saturday’s 4-3 win over the Coyotes.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2012

Mike Smith is attended to by trainers after getting hit by Andrew Shaw. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Shaw Shouldn’t Get Suspended, But Probably Will

Despite one of the most exciting wins in recent memory, Blackhawks fans are still upset that Andrew Shaw was given a game misconduct for colliding with Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith Saturday.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2012

Dave Bolland and Michal Rozsival. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Why The Blackhawks Will (Not) Beat The Coyotes

I give you the reasons the Chicago Blackhawks will defeat the Phoenix Coyotes and why they will not beat them in the series that starts Thursday night at the Jobing.com Arena in Glendale, Ariz.

CBS Chicago–04/12/2012

Running back Marion Barber beats cornerback Jonathan Wilhite.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Schuster: The Bears Blew This One In So Many Ways

It’s truly amazing how there is always two sides to a story. Out here in Denver the talk continues of “Tebowmania” Meanwhile back in Chicago the talk is pretty simple…The Bears blew this one BIG TIME.

CBS Chicago–12/11/2011

Daymond Langkow #22 of the Phoenix Coyotes celebrates his first period goal with Ray Whitney #13 against the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center on November 29, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Smith, Whitney Lead Coyotes Past Blackhawks

Mike Smith made 24 saves, Ray Whitney had a goal and two assists, and the Phoenix Coyotes beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-1 on Tuesday night.

11/29/2011

Julius Peppers

Bears Take Full Game Lead With Packers’ Loss

Sunday couldn’t have gone much better for the Chicago Bears. With their win and the the Packers’ loss to the Atlanta Falcons, the Bears have a full game lead in the division with five games remaining.

11/28/2010