CBS 2 Chicago wbbm7801059 670 The Score

Stan Bowman

Patrick Kane. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Appreciate These Times, Hawks Fans

The Blackhawks are treating their star players with the utmost respect, and it’s been reciprocated.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2014

Jonathan Toews, left, and Patrick Kane. (Getty Images)

Emma: Kane And Toews, Chicago’s Hockey Heroes, Locked In Legacy

The long years before Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews took ice at United Center saw dark days.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2014

Kevin Dineen, top. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks Hire Dineen As Assistant

Kevin Dineen and Joel Quenneville were teammates in the 1980s.

CBS Chicago–07/14/2014

Jonathan Toews, left, and Patrick Kane. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Now The Hard Work Begins For Bowman

There are salary cap ramifications after Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane signed big contracts.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2014

(Getty Images)

Blackhawks Hire Jimmy Waite As Goaltending Coach

Waite is a former Blackhawks player who has been coaching in a Quebec juniors league.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2014

Jonathan Toews, center, and Patrick Kane, right. (Harry How, Getty Images)

Bowman: Kane, Toews Contract Talks ‘Ongoing’

Both Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane have said they want to remain in Chicago for the long term.

CBS Chicago–07/02/2014

Brad Richards. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks Find 2nd-Line Center In Richards

Brad Richards isn’t the fastest skater, but he’s a creator and quality passer.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2014

Vernon Fiddler. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks On Hunt For Second-Line Center

As free agency opens, here’s some names who could fit Chicago’s future plans.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2014

Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Breaking Down Hawks’ Draft Picks

The Blackhawks relied heavily on the NCAA ranks in the draft.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2014

Nick Schmaltz of USA looks dejected after losing the men's bronze medal match between Canada and USA in the Ice Hockey at the Tyrolean Ice Arena during the Winter Youth Olympic Game on January 21, 2012 in Innsbruck, Austria. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks’ First-Round Draft Pick Gets Mixed Reviews In Scouting Reports

The smoke was still clearing Friday evening after the Blackhawks jumped ahead in the NHL draft to pick center Nick Schmaltz.

670 The Score–06/27/2014

Patrick Sharp. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Sharp’s Agent Vehemently Denies Trade Rumors

Stan Bowman’s position is firm that Patrick Sharp’s not on the market, Rick Curran said.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2014

Canucks center Ryan Kesler. (Ben Nelms/Getty Images)

Zawaski: What To Make Of The Kesler-To-Chicago Rumors

It’d take a pretty penny and creative maneuvering to acquire Canucks center Ryan Kesler.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2014

Patrick Kane. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski Blackhawks Mailbag: Evaluating Bowman, Trade Possibilities, Youngsters

How would you rate Chicago general manager Stan Bowman’s performance last season?

CBS Chicago–06/11/2014

Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Final Thoughts on 2013-14 Blackhawks

For Chicago, there’s a lingering feeling of missed opportunity.

CBS Chicago–06/04/2014

Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks GM Bowman: Wholesale Changes Not Needed

Stan Bowman also made it clear that inking Kane and Toews to long-term deals is “the highest priority.”

CBS Chicago–06/03/2014

Jonathan Toews, right. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Toews Made Generous Offer To Get Teammate’s Name On Cup In ’13

Jonathan Toews shows time and again what it means to be a captain.

CBS Chicago–05/28/2014

Teuvo Teravainen. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: It’s OK If Teravainen’s Not In Blackhawks’ Playoff Plans

Teuvo Teravainen hasn’t wowed with his early play, but he’s only 19.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2014

Teuvo Teravainen. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Teuvo Time Is Nigh

It’s “TAY-voh tair-uh-VIGH-nehn.” Get to know the name.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2014

Andrew Shaw. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Blackhawks Send Not So Subtle Reminder To Blues

The Blackhawks always seem to come up with the big wins when they need them, and Wednesday night was undoubtedly one of those times.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2014

Teuvo Teravainen. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: If Teuvo Teravainen Is Ready, He Should Play

What’s the point of saving a good player for later when the goal is to win the Stanley Cup now?

CBS Chicago–03/18/2014

more