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Stanley Cup Final Breakdown: Blackhawks-Lightning Infographic

Here’s how the Blackhawks and the Lightning match up on the ice.


Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews, right, celebrates. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Spectacle Of Game 7 Fitting For Classic Western Conference Final

Chicago earned a 5-2 win Wednesday to force Game 7 in Anaheim.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2015

The Blackhawks celebrate their 3-2 win in triple overtime against the Ducks in Game 2 of the Western Conference Final. (Getty Images)

Kruger Puts Blackhawks Past Ducks 3-2 In 3rd OT Of Game 2

Marcus Kruger deflected Brent Seabrook’s shot 16:12 into the third overtime for the game-winner.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2015

The Blackhawks celebrate their sweep of the Wild. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Emma: Blackhawks Cherish Another Remarkable Run

Chicago is on to its fifth Western Conference Final in seven seasons.

CBS Chicago–05/08/2015

Michal Rozsival, right. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Blackhawks’ Michal Rozsival Suffers Apparent Ankle Injury

The Blackhawks are down to five defensemen for Game 4.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2015

Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford makes a stick-side save as teammates Michal Rozsival, left, and Brad Richards help defend against the Wild's Charlie Coyle. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Emma’s Blackhawks-Wild Game 4 Primer

Can the Blackhawks finish off the sweep in St. Paul?

CBS Chicago–05/07/2015

Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane. (Getty Images)

Emma: Patrick Kane Is A Truly Special Playoff Performer

Kane has nine game-winning goals in the playoffs for the Blackhawks.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2015

Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane, left. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Emma: 3 Thoughts After Blackhawks-Wild Game 3

Chicago’s versatility in style of play has been too much for Minnesota.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2015

Corey Crawford, center, is congratulated by Blackhawks teammates Niklas Hjalmarsson, left, and Duncan Keith. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Emma: Blackhawks’ Best Is Too Much For Wild

“It was a goalie win,” Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville said.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2015

Jonathan Toews of the Blackhawks battles with Mikael Granlund of the Minnesota Wild. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma’s Blackhawks-Wild Game 3 Primer

The Blackhawks look to reverse an alarming trend for Game 3 in St. Paul.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2015

The Blackhawks celebrate. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Like Clockwork, Blackhawks At Their Best For Playoff Push

The Blackhawks are playing their best hockey, though still striving for better.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2015

Teuvo Teravainen center, celebrates with teammates. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Teuvo Teravainen Wins The Night

The Blackhawks’ rookie scored the game-winning goal in Chicago’s 4-3 win over Minnesota.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2015

Jonathan Toews of the Blackhawks battles with Mikael Granlund of the Minnesota Wild. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks To Play Wild In Second Round Of Playoffs

Chicago topped Minnesota in the second round last season.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2015

Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook, left, and goalie Scott Darling celebrate. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Notes: Scott Darling’s Steady Play Earns Game 5 Start

Darling has a .969 save percentage this postseason.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2015

The Blackhawks celebrate their triple-overtime win. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Lord Stanley’s Cup Is Worth The Grueling Fight

It took until 1:16 a.m., but Chicago earned a 3-2 win over Nashville in three overtimes.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2015

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

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

Emma: If Patrick Kane’s Back To Form, Blackhawks Primed To Beat Anyone

Kane “could” return for Chicago’s playoff opener at Nashville on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2015

Goalie Pekka Rinne makes a save on a shot by Andrew Shaw.  (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

Blackhawks To Play Nashville Predators In First Round Of Stanley Cup Playoffs

Nashville will have home-ice advantage.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2015

(Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

5 Reasons Why You Should Become A Hockey Fan NOW

Of the four major professional sports leagues in the US, the NHL gets the least amount of coverage in the media, with fans and on television. With the Eastern and Western Conference Finals both going to Game 6, now is a perfect time to start watching hockey and here are 5 reasons why.


Michal Handzus scores the winning goal in double overtime. (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images) overtime.

Blackhawks Beat Kings, 5-4, In Double-OT To Stay Alive

Chicago trails the series 3-2 heading back to Los Angeles for Game 6.

CBS Chicago–05/28/2014