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The Blackhawks celebrate in Game 6. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Blackhawks’ Championship Core Proves Again Why It’s Special

The Blackhawks were wildly inconsistent, but still prevailed over the Predators.

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Blackhawks goalies Corey Crawford, left, and Scott Darling. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Blackhawks’ Fate Now In Darling’s Hands

Joel Quennevile opted to stick with the rookie, rather than returning to Corey Crawford.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2015

Daniel Carcillo. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ Daniel Carcillo Mourns Steve Montador, Calls On League, Union To Help Ex-NHL Players

Carcillo is trying to raise awareness for the exit protocol of NHL players and how some need more help.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2015

Blackhawks goalie Scott Darling, right. (Getty Images)

A Time-Lapse Look At NHL Expansion

Even the casual hockey fan knows that the Chicago Blackhawks are part of the “Original Six.” What might be surprising is how long it took for the National Hockey League to evolve.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2015

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NHL Playoffs: Western Conference First Round Preview

There’s nothing quite like playoff hockey and it’s finally time to break down the field that gets the opportunity to battle for Lord Stanley’s Cup.

04/15/2015

Nashville Predators fans. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Blackhawks Need To Crush The Childish Predators

The Predators are in full-blown psycho-spoiled-baby-brat mode.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2015

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NHL Playoffs: Eastern Conference First Round Preview

There’s nothing quite like playoff hockey and it’s finally time to break down the field that gets the opportunity to battle for Lord Stanley’s Cup.

04/14/2015

Blackhawks defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ van Riemsdyk Has Successful Wrist Surgery

The Blackhawks’ rookie defenseman will miss up to eight weeks.

04/07/2015

Duncan Keith #2 of the Chicago Blackhawks and Tyler Toffoli #73 of the Los Angeles Kings chase the puck at the United Center on March 30, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Get Big 4-1 Victory Over Kings

Defensemen Duncan Keith and Niklas Hjalmarsson scored 1:04 apart in the second period.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2015

The puck slips past Corey Crawford #50 of the Chicago Blackhawks for a Columbus Blue Jackets goal in the first period at the United Center on March 27, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blue Jackets Win Fifth Straight, At Expense Of Blackhawks

Cam Atkinson scored twice in Columbus’ four-goal first period.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2015

Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Early Return Possible For Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane

Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville wouldn’t dismiss the potential of an early return for Kane.

03/27/2015

BOSTON, MA - MAY 03: David Krejci #46 of the Boston Bruins loses his helmet in a scuffle with members of the Montreal Canadiens in the third period in Game Two of the Second Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on May 3, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

NHL Playoffs: 6 Potential Matchups We’re Dying To See

The hits are getting harder, the intensity is ramping up and it’s almost time for the best part of the NHL season.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

Joel Quenneville.  (Harry How/Getty Images)

Joel Quenneville Marks 750th NHL Win As Blackhawks Beat Hurricanes

Andrew Shaw scored two goals, and Chicago was a 3-1 winner.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers: March 16th To March 20th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

03/20/2015

Corey Crawford

Blackhawks Edge Coyotes, 2-1

Brad Richards scored the tie-breaking goal in the third period.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2015

Kimmo Timonen (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Kimmo Timonen’s Comeback Driven By One Goal

A four-time NHL All-Star and Olympian, Timonen seeks his first Stanley Cup.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2015

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Emma: Blackhawks Challenged To Keep Together

Amid adversity, the Blackhawks must maintain their poise and position for a Stanley Cup push.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2015

Kimmo Timonen #44 of the Chicago Blackhawks skates during warm-ups before a game against the Carolina Hurricanes at the United Center on March 2, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Timonen, Vermette Make Chicago Debuts As Blackhawks Beat Hurricanes, 5-2

Jonathan Toews had two goals and assisted on Marian Hossa’s score.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2015

Chicago Blackhawks v Columbus Blue Jackets

Zawaski: Vermette A Top Prize For Blackhawks

Chicago has made a big push in its quest for a Stanley Cup.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2015

Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Fall To Lightning

Ben Bishop made 28 saves for his second shutout, and Steven Stamkos scored two goals.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2015

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