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Corey Crawford. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks Goalie Crawford’s Pads Still Missing

Have you seen anyone strolling around with a set of goalie pads? Send tips Corey Crawford’s way.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2014

The Pittsburgh Penguins take on the Chicago Blackhawks in the third period. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis /Getty Images)

Zawaski: Random Thoughts From Stadium Series Finale

People who cover sports often try to find larger meanings in 60 minutes, nine innings, or two halves. “Was that a statement game?” they ask. Grand conclusions are reached based on a single outcome. Over the last 12 hours or so, we’ve heard and read many opinions stating that the Blackhawks 5-1 win over the Penguins was some grand announcement to the NHL that the Blackhawks are the best team in hockey. Others proclaim that Jonathan Toews’ three point performance means that the Blackhawks’ captain is a better player than Pittsburgh’s Sidney Crosby, who was held without a point in the Stadium Series finale.

670 The Score–03/02/2014

Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks fights for the puck in the 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Soldier Field on March 1, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis /Getty Images)

Toews Powers Blackhawks To Snowy 5-1 Win Over Penguins

Jonathan Toews had two goals and an assist at a picturesque Soldier Field, and the Blackhawks beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-1 on Saturday night in the finale of the NHL Stadium Series.

03/01/2014

Patrick Kane.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Fun Facts: Stadium Series At Solider Field By The Numbers

Make yourself smarter — the ice should be 22 degrees on Saturday at Solider Field.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2014

Head coach Joel Quenneville of the Chicago Blackhawks (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Tickets Drop 42% For Stadium Series Game At Soldier Field

Just last week, Jonathan Toews and Sidney Crosby were teammates donning gold medals as the Men’s Ice Hockey Champions of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. On Saturday, they face off against each other in the final game of the 2014 NHL Stadium Series.

02/28/2014

Soldier Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Bears CEO Ted Phillips Positioning Chicago For Super Bowl, NFL Draft

Logistically, Chicago could host the big game, but Soldier Field’s smaller capacity is a hold-up.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2014

Soldier Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Watch: Time Lapse Of Soldier Field Hockey Makeover

The Blackhawks and Penguins face off Saturday night in the Stadium Series.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2014

Corey Crawford. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

View: Blackhawks’ Goalies Special Masks For Stadium Series

The Penguins and Blackhawks face off Saturday at Soldier Field.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2014

Soldier Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

NHL Begins Prepping Soldier Field For Outdoor Blackhawks Game

A huge semi-trailer filled with compressors has parked at Soldier Field to start making ice for the Hawks Penguins NHL game March 1.

02/18/2014

Martin Skrtel, left, and Luis Suarez of Liverpool. (Getty Images)

Liverpool May Be Visiting Chicago For International Champions Cup

July 26 could be a big day for soccer in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–02/04/2014

Soldier Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: Chicago Isn’t A Super Bowl City

Given its small size, Soldier Field isn’t the type of facility that should host a Super Bowl.

CBS Chicago–02/04/2014

Bears fans. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

StubHub Lists Bears-Browns Tickets For $6

If you want to catch a Bears game this season, Sunday might be your cheapest bet.

670 The Score–12/13/2013

Bears fans try to stay warm at Soldier Field. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bundle Up Bears Fans; Game Night Will Be A Cold One

By kickoff, it will be dangerously cold outside. Temperatures could be in the lower teens, and the wind chill could be nearly zero.

12/09/2013

Soldier Field. (Credit: Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: New Bears Better Be Ready For Lakefront Freeze

Bears play-by-play announcer Jeff Joniak weighs in on Monday night’s matchup between Chicago and Dallas.

12/05/2013

Fans evacuate the stadium due to weather during a game between the Chicago Bears and the Baltimore Ravens at Soldier Field on November 17, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. A fast-moving storm system that produced at least one tornado in Illinois has produced high winds and possible flash flooding. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Soldier Field Chief Would Do Some Things Differently With Stadium Evacuation

CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine talks with the man who made the decision.

11/18/2013

Julius Peppers  sacks Joe Flacco.  (Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bears Hit ‘Reset Button’ After Weather Delay

Josh McCown credited the unseen hand of divine power.

670 The Score–11/17/2013

Tim Beckman.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: Illini Football Has Chicago Options For 2015

I’ve compiled a list of nonconference opponents that also have an open date on Sept. 5, 2015.

670 The Score–09/20/2013

Nathan Scheelhaase (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: Calling For An Illini Football Encore In Chicago

If Illinois wants more fans to end up making the 140-mile trip down to Champaign, they likely have to bring the product up to them first.

670 The Score–09/17/2013

Soldier Field. (Credit: Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Illini Game Presents Unique Situation For Bears

Just 19 hours before the Bears host the Vikings Sunday at Soldier Field, the Illinois Fighting Illini will play Washington on the exact same playing surface.

09/13/2013

Nathan Scheelhaase (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: Can Illini’s Cincinnati Shocker Spark A Big Season?

What a difference a week makes.

670 The Score–09/10/2013

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