Hoge: Far From A Stanley Cup Worthy Performance For BlackhawksFortunately, the Blackhawks' defense never wavered, allowing them to survive a strange game that included a missing goalie, a stickless goalie and at one point, a blade that fell completely off its skate.
Bickell Scores In OT, Blackhawks Beat Wild 2-1 Bryan Bickell scored in overtime on a two-on-one rush, and the Chicago Blackhawks started the playoffs on a winning note after dominating the regular season, beating the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Tuesday night.
Wild Lose Backstrom After Injury During WarmupsIt didn't take long for the Blackhawks to gain a huge advantage in their opening round playoff series against the Minnesota Wild.
Blackhawks Extend Points Streak With Win Over WildThe Chicago Blackhawks set a franchise record with their 10th consecutive victory and extended their points streak to 29 games with a 5-3 win against the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night.
Wild Hand Blackhawks First Loss In ShootoutMatt Cullen scored 90 seconds into the game and again in a shootout to lift the Minnesota Wild to a 3-2 victory over Chicago on Wednesday, handing the Blackhawks their first loss in seven games this season.
Kane Seals Shootout Win For Hawks In MinnesotaPatrick Kane's goal in the second round of a shootout clinched the Chicago Blackhawks' fifth straight victory on the road, 4-3 over the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday night in a matchup of the top two teams in the Western Conference.
Blackhawks Travel To MinnesotaThe Chicago Blackhawks have continued their strong play as of late. Their shootout win over the Phoenix Coyotes on Sunday night has kept them in the playoffs hunt.
Blackhawks Thrive In WildAfter suffering their worst loss of the season so far to the Oilers Friday night, the Blackhawks returned to their championship performance.