Volunteers using the web-based Milky Way Project brought star-forming
features, nicknamed “yellowballs,” to the attention of researchers (Courtesy: NASA/JPL-Caltech)

Where Do Stars Come From? Space ‘Yellow Balls,’ Of Course

At least that is the name given to star cocoons spotted by volunteers who combed through infra-red photos of the Milky Way. WBBM’s John Cody reports.


Jonathan Toews. (Getty Images)

Preview: Blackhawks-Stars

The puck drops on the season for Chicago tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the American Airlines Center.

CBS Chicago–10/09/2014

Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville. (Getty Images)

Blackhawks Send Hartman To Rockford, Reduce Roster To 27

Chicago opens the regular season at Dallas next Thursday.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2014

Ben Smith

Blackhawks Beat Dallas Stars 2-1 After Wild Shootout

Ben Smith scored in the 11th round of a wild shootout and the Chicago Blackhawks finally beat the Dallas Stars 2-1 Friday night for their fifth straight victory.


Jordan Hendry

Toews, Hossa Lead Blackhawks’ 8-1 Rout Of Stars

Jonathan Toews and Marian Hossa each scored twice in leading the Chicago Blackhawks to an 8-1 rout of the Dallas Stars on Saturday night.


(credit: EVA HAMBACH/AFP/Getty Images)

Horrible Horoscopes

Mason Johnson knows nothing about horoscopes or astrology. Seriously. When he was six, his mom thought it was funny to make him stick his head out the car window and scream, “What’s your sign?” at women walking by. That is the extent of his experience. Also, Mason is an Aquarius… ladies.


Chicago Blackhawks logo (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Bolland, Sharp Lift Blackhawks Over Stars 4-1

Dave Bolland and Patrick Sharp scored in the game’s first two minutes, Corey Crawford made 21 saves, and the surging Chicago Blackhawks beat the Dallas Stars 4-1 on Friday night.


Tomas Kopecky and Corey Crawford

Zawaski: Ready For A Headache? It’s Time For ‘Hawks Playoff Scenarios

Trying to keep up with the NHL Western Conference playoff race is a pain. After a few hours (my brain doesn’t work mathematically) I finally solved it. Here’s what has to happen for the Blackhawks to get in the playoffs.

670 The Score–04/08/2011

Jonathan Toews

Blackhawks Won’t Forget 5-0 Beating

In a big Western Conference matchup, the Chicago Blackhawks lost to the Dallas Stars 5-0. It was a game that the Blackhawks never really seemed to be in, and it’s a game they’ll use to remind them of the way they need to play.


Michael Frolik

Blackhawks Continue Playoff Push In Dallas

Last time the Chicago Blackhawks and the Dallas Stars met, things in the Western Conference standings looked much differently.


Marian Hossa

Frolik Will Make First Start, Hossa Doubtful

The Chicago Blackhawks will take on the Dallas Stars on Friday night and not only will it be the first time Marty Turco faces his old team, it’ll be new acquired Michael Frolik’s Blackhawks’ debut.


Marty Turco

Turco And Blackhawks Set To Face Stars

The Chicago Blackhawks are under pressure to win games and acquire standings points. To try and do that against the third place Dallas Stars, the Blackhawks will turn to their veteran goalie.


Adam Burish

Ex-Hawk Burish Put On IR After Fight

In his time playing for the Chicago Blackhawks, Adam Burish was known as an instigator. And that’s exactly why he dropped the gloves on Thursday night for a fight that eventually put him on injured reserve.


Brent Seabrook

Penatly Killing, Killing The Blackhawks

It hard to put your finger on what exactly has caused the Blackhawks season to turn out like it has.


Jonathan Toews

Blackhawks Battle Third Place Stars

The Blackhawks have their full roster available to them for one of the few times all season, last time it happened Jonathan Toews suffered a shoulder injury.


Adam Burish

Hoge: Burish ‘Embarassed’ About Pronger Comments

Don’t expect anymore fireworks between Dallas Stars forward Adam Burish and Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger.

670 The Score–12/08/2010

Chicago Blackhawks

Blackhawks Square Off Against Former Teammate Burish

Adam Burish will return to the United Center for the first time since since the Stanley Cup Finals. However, this time he will do so as a visiting player and member of the Dallas Stars.