Washington Capitals

Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Winter Classic Preview: Blackhawks-Capitals

Puck drop is set for noon CT, if the sun glare doesn’t cause a delay.

CBS Chicago–12/31/2014

Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Sun Glare Could Cause ‘Minimal Delay’ To Winter Classic Start

“It was pretty bad,” Capitals defenseman Mike Green said of Wednesday’s practice.

CBS Chicago–12/31/2014

Blackhawks president John McDonough. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

McDonough: ‘Don’t Anticipate Much Of A Delay’ To Winter Classic

Sun glare could push the start of Thursday’s Blackhawks-Capitals game back.

CBS Chicago–12/31/2014

Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane, center. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Capitals-Blackhawks

Puck drop is set for 7:30 p.m. at the United Center.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2014

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

Members of the Chicago Blackhawks carry the Championship banner past the Stanley Cup during a ceremony before taking on the Washington Capitals at the United Center on October 1, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hawks Raise Cup Banner, Beat Capitals

Brandon Saad, Johnny Oduya and Marian Hossa scored in the third period, and the Chicago Blackhawks kicked off their Stanley Cup title defense with a 6-4 victory over Mikhail Grabovsky and the Washington Capitals on Tuesday night.


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

Blackhawks Return To Action Oct. 1 Vs. Capitals

The Blackhawks begin their quest for their third Stanley Cup Final victory in five seasons on October 1 at the United Center.

670 The Score–07/19/2013

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Here We Go Again: Monzo’s Rangers-Capitals Playoff Preview

What would playoff hockey be without the Rangers playing the Capitals?


Chicago Blackhawks v Pittsburgh Penguins

Blackhawks Trade LeBlanc To Capitals

(CBS) — The Chicago Blackhawks have traded forward Peter LeBlanc to the Washington Capitals in exchange for future considerations, the team announced Thursday. Meanwhile, the Rockford IceHogs have acquired Mathieu Beaudoin from the Hershey Bears […]


Joel Ward. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Bruins Fans Bring Out The Sad Reality Of Racism

It takes something really off-the-wall insane to irk me. Usually mild racism or your run of the mill ignorance gets no more than an eye roll from me. But I was troubled now.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2012

Joel Ward. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bruins Fans Berate Joel Ward With Racist Insults

After the game, Twitter erupted with a thrashing of racist rants and bigotry from Bruins fans toward Ward, who is black.

670 The Score–04/26/2012

Capitals v Bruins

Capitals Beat Bruins 2-1 In OT To Advance

This year, the Washington Capitals appear to have saved their best for the postseason. Joel Ward slammed home a rebound at 2:57 of overtime to give Washington a 2-1 victory over Boston in Game 7 of their first-round playoff series Wednesday night.


Washington Capitals' Jeff Schultz (55) is checked by Chicago Blackhawks' Brandon Segal (14) during the first period of an NHL preseason hockey game, Friday, Sept. 23, 2011, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Blackhawks Top Caps 3-2 In First Preseason Win

Rookie Brandon Saad scored with 3:21 left in the third period to snap a tie, and the Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Washington Capitals 3-2 on Friday night for their first preseason win.


Chicago Blackhawks

Blackhawks’ 2011-12 Schedule Released

The Chicago Blackhawks released their 2011-12 schedule Thursday, which includes back-to-back games against the Dallas Stars to the start the season.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2011

Corey Crawford

Blackhawks Fall Short In OT

The Capitals snuck two goals past Corey Crawford in the first period Sunday. The Blackhawks kept a steady pace and pushed the game into overtime. A last minute goal by Washington shut the Hawks down.