Stephane Veilleux #19 of the Minnesota Wild shootds against Michal Rozsival #32 of the Chicago Blackhawks in Game One of the Second Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on May 2, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kane Lifts Blackhawks Over Wild 5-2 In Game 1

Patrick Kane scored two goals for Chicago in the third period, including a terrific dash through the Minnesota zone for the tie-breaking score, and the Blackhawks beat the Wild 5-2 in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals Friday night.


Wild defenseman Ryan Suter. (Getty Images)

Olczyk: ‘The Minnesota Wild Are Not Last Year’s Minnesota Wild’

This time around against the Blackhawks, the Wild are more dangerous offensively.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2014


Mac & Spiegs Song Parody: Hawks To Beat Wild

The boys shared their musical talents with us.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2014

Duncan Keith. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Game 1 Preview: Wild-Blackhawks

The pucks drops in the second-round series tonight at 8:30 at the United Center.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2014

The Blackhawks celebrate after a third-period goal against the Blues on Sunday. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Western Conference Finals Tickets Go On Sale Thursday

Tickets can be purchased by the general public through Ticketmaster.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2014

The Blackhawks celebrate after a third-period goal against the Blues on Sunday. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Do Blackhawks Want Wild Or Avalanche?

In the regular season, Chicago won the statistical battle but not the majority of games against each club.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2014

Chicago Wolves

Special Teams Power Wolves Over Wild 4-1

Goaltender Jake Allen saw his shutout bid spoiled with 1:35 remaining as the Chicago Wolves skated to a dominant 4-1 win over the Iowa Wild on Friday night at Wells Fargo Arena.


Chicago Wolves

Wolves Dealt Overtime Loss At Iowa

The Chicago Wolves watched two leads evaporate as they dropped a 4-3 overtime decision Friday night to the Iowa Wild in a back-and-forth Midwest Division battle at Wells Fargo Arena.


The Chicago Blackhawks celebrate a goal.  (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Sharp Sparks Blackhawks To 5-1 Win Over Wild

Patrick Sharp finally scored, Nick Leddy jump-started Chicago’s stagnant special teams with a power-play goal and the Blackhawks beat the Minnesota Wild 5-1 on Monday night.


Mikko Koivu #9 of the Minnesota Wild knocks the puck away from Marian Hossa #81 of the Chicago Blackhawks in Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on May 3, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Edge Wild 5-2 In Game 2

Patrick Sharp and Michael Frolik had two goals apiece, and the Blackhawks beat the Minnesota Wild 5-2 on Friday night in Game 2 of their first-round playoff series.


Andrew Shaw #65 of the Chicago Blackhawks brings the puck around the Minnesota Wild net as Warren Peters #43, Josh Harding #37 and Nate Prosser #39 of the Minnesota Wild look on during the first period on April 5, 2012 at Xcel Energy Center in St Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Hawks Blow Late Lead In 2-1 Shootout Loss To Wild

Cal Clutterbuck’s tying tip-in with 3:12 left in regulation and Devin Setoguchi’s shootout goal lifted the Minnesota Wild to a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night.


Brandon Bollig #52 of the Chicago Blackhawks and Clayton Stoner #4 of the Minnesota Wild fight in the first period at the United Center on April 1, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wild Beat Blackhawks 5-4 In Shootout

Patrick Kane had the lone Chicago goal in the shootout against Josh Harding.


Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks passes the puck between Marek Zidlicky #3 and Nick Schultz #55 of the Minnesota Wild at the United Center on January 12, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Tame Wild With 5-2 Win

Dave Bolland had two goals, and rookie Jimmy Hayes and Viktor Stalberg scored 23 seconds apart in a three-goal second period as the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Minnesota Wild 5-2 on Thursday night.


Martin Havlat

Former Blackhawk Havlat Traded To San Jose

San Jose and Minnesota made their second major deal of the offseason with the Sharks sending forward Dany Heatley to the Wild on Sunday for forward Martin Havlat.

CBS Chicago–07/04/2011

Jonathan Toews and Daniel Sedin

Blackhawks Playoff Bound, Will Face Canucks In First Round

Despite losing their season finale to the Detroit Red Wings, the Chicago Blackhawks will still have the chance to defend their Stanley Cup Championship.


Brent Seabrook

Blackhawks Travel To Minnesota

The Chicago Blackhawks have continued their strong play as of late. Their shootout win over the Phoenix Coyotes on Sunday night has kept them in the playoffs hunt.


Chicago Blackhawks

Blackhawks And Blue Jackets Square Off At Madhouse

The Chicago Blackhawks picked up two big points on Wednesday night against the Minnesota Wild. But if they want to reach the playoffs they’ll have to have that same result again Friday night.


Brian Campbell

Blackhawks Look To Spark Playoff Run Against Wild

The Chicago Blackhawks are currently four points out of the playoffs with 26 games left in the season. The Minnesota Wild sit directly above the Blackhawks in the standings and will be their Wednesday night opponent.


Jack Skille and Jonathan Toews

Blackhawks Need To Find Killer Instinct

Heading into the All-Star break, the Chicago Blackhawks are holding onto a playoff spot by a tread. Down the stretch they’re going to need to capitalize on every opportunity for a standings point.


Patrick Sharp

Blackhawks Battle Wild At The Madhouse On Madison

Both the Chicago Blackhawks and the Minnesota Wild have been playing good hockey as of late and are trying to rack up as many standing points as possible.