Stan Bowman

Duncan Keith. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: With Stage Set, Blackhawks Turn Sights Toward Playoffs

By Jay Zawaski- (CBS) As exciting as the Olympic tournament was, I think I speak for most of the hockey community when I say, “Welcome back, NHL.” As the playoffs approach, everything the Blackhawks do […]

670 The Score–02/27/2014

Brandon Pirri. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski Blackhawks Mailbag: Of Pirri, Deadline Deals And Sochi Fatigue

Jay Zawaski answers your questions on Brandon Pirri and weighs what the Blackhawks need moving forward.

670 The Score–02/11/2014

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Blackhawks Acquire Regin, Bouchard From Islanders

The Blackhawks have acquired two forwards from the New York Islanders in exchange for a draft pick in 2014. 670 The Score’s Jay Zawaski looks at the deal.

670 The Score–02/06/2014

Chicago Blackhawks. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks To Play Exhibition Game In Saskatoon Next Season

GM Stan Bowman calls it a chance to play in one of Canada’s “true hockey communities.”

CBS Chicago–02/06/2014

Brandon Pirri. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Recall Pirri From Rockford

By Jay Zawaski- (CBS) Fresh off their first three-game losing streak, the Blackhawks have recalled center Brandon Pirri from Rockford. It’s a move that the Hawks likely would have liked to make sooner, but Pirri […]

CBS Chicago–01/27/2014

Jonathan Toews. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Random Thoughts As Blackhawks Hit The Road

With the Blackhawks embarking on a five-game road trip ahead of the Olympic break, they find themselves in unfamiliar territory.

CBS Chicago–01/27/2014

Antti Raanta. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: The Antti Raanta Dilemma

He’s shown an above average glove hand, while making a spectacular save seemingly every night.  The young Finn seems to get better and more comfortable with every passing game.


Bryan Bickell

Blackhawks Activate Bickell; Send Morin To Rockford

On Monday, the Chicago Blackhawks announced they had activated winger Bryan Bickell from injured reserve.

670 The Score–12/16/2013

Andrew Shaw. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks, Shaw Agree On 2-Year Deal

The Blackhawks have locked up 22-year-old forward Andrew Shaw.

670 The Score–11/12/2013

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

Bowman: ‘Toews & Kane Will Be Here Forever’

They’ve been the face of the franchise since they first arrived in Chicago during the 2007-08 season, and if GM Stan Bowman has his way, Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane will remain with the team until they retire.

670 The Score–09/06/2013

Joel Quenneville.  (Harry How/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Make Quenneville Extension Official

Stan Bowman wanted to keep Joel Quenneville in Chicago, and the coach had no desire to leave.

670 The Score–07/26/2013

Joel Quenneville.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: Blackhawks To Give Quenneville Contract Extension

As an NHL coach, winning two Stanley Cups in four seasons will put you in good graces with your bosses.

670 The Score–07/25/2013

Joel Quenneville hoists the Stanley Cup. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bowman Hopes To Get Quenneville Extension Done Before Next Season

The Blackhawks’ head coach’s contract expires after the 2013-14 season.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2013

The Blackhawks celebrate during Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final. (Credit: Getty Images)

Silverman: Free-Agent Moves In Division Give Blackhawks Little To Worry About

Here’s a prediction: Even though the Chicago Blackhawks will have the shortest offseason in NHL history – thanks to the lockout and the late end of the Stanley Cup Final – they will not suffer from the hangover this time around.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2013

Bryan Bickell. (Credit: Getty Images.)

Silverman: Bickell Signing May Be Blackhawks’ First Step Towards Repeating In 2014

As the party was getting started, one man was fixated on getting the Blackhawks moving in the right direction for the 2013-14 season.

CBS Chicago–07/02/2013

Stan Bowman

Zawaski: Blackhawks Quiet As Trade Deadline Passes

espite all the speculation, rumors and wild dreams of the fan base, Stan Bowman and the Blackhawks decided to keep their roster intact, and not make a trade deadline deal.

670 The Score–04/03/2013

Corey Perry. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Silverman: Players For Blackhawks To Consider As NHL Trade Deadline Looms

Now that the streak is over, it’s time for the Chicago Blackhawks to get on with the business of winning another Stanley Cup.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2013

Lovie Smith. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ofman: Head Coaches, Managers Take Too Much Of The Heat

When it comes time to blaming someone for a team’s lack of success, guess who takes most of the heat? The head coach or manager.

WBBM Newsradio–02/05/2013

Dan Ellis could be an option in net for the Blackhawks. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Silverman: Blackhawks Must Put Plan B Into Action

Stan Bowman has to move on to his next phase, which should include another scorer and a goaltender.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2012

Patrick Kane. (Credit: Terrez Owens.)

Bernstein: Kane’s Problems Are Real

It took until Veintinueve de Mayo, but we finally heard from the Blackhawks.

670 The Score–05/30/2012