Minnesota couldn’t find a coach it liked, so Saunders is heading from the front office to the sideline.
Vinny Del Negro coached for two seasons in Chicago and three in Los Angeles previously.
New Orleans and Indianapolis were the other two finalists.
Still, Glen Taylor also adds, “I should never say never.”
Andrew Shaw continues his recovery from a lower-body injury suffered in Game 1 of the second-round series.
Ben Smith credited quality play from four lines as the reason for closing out Minnesota.
Chicago and Minnesota will play at 8 p.m. at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.
Andrew Shaw suffered a lower body injury in Game 1 and hasn’t played since.
Chicago leads the series 3-2 and looks to close it out Tuesday in Minnesota.
Chicago leads the series 2-1 entering tonight’s 8:30 p.m. contest in Minnesota.
Rahm Emanuel is on a path to receive a six-pack of St. Paul craft beer and a salted nut roll.
Chicago leads the series 2-0.
Jonathan Toews is expected to be good to go for tomorrow’s Game 1.
Vacationers might be interested in visiting one of these under-the-radar national parks to get away from the large crowds and heavy traffic in the most popular parks, like Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon.
Noah has also broken the franchise record for single-season assists by a Bulls center.
Marian Hossa scored the lone goal in the shootout, and the banged-up Chicago Blackhawks stopped a three-game slide with a 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night.
A federal holiday to sit out in the freezing cold doesn’t sound pleasant.
By Chris Emma- (CBS) Decades have passed since Nebraska had hope on the hardcourt. A team that has historically been an afterthought on its own campus — plus everywhere else — has energized a fan […]
Freshman guard Kendrick Nunn hit five 3-pointers and led Illinois with 19 points as the last-place Illini beat Minnesota 62-49 on Wednesday night, putting a damper on the Gophers’ hopes for an at-large NCAA Tournament bid.
Minnesota’s DeAndre Mathieu got rolling in the second half, while Northwestern got shut down.