Zawaski: Retaliation Not The Answer For HawksThe Blackhawks would be wise to leave revenge to the powers that be. Not only is violence, physicality, and goonery not their game, but they can't afford to get in to an "eye for an eye" situation.
Spiegel: Shanahan's Reactionary Chaos Takes Its TollNHL punishment czar Brendan Shanahan caught so much flack for his soft, inexplicable non-suspension of Shea Weber, that I was worried he would overcompensate and hammer Andrew Shaw far worse than deserved.
Hoge: The NHL Has Spun Out Of Control And Only Idiots Are Left To Fix ItThe inconsistencies have left even non-hockey fans confused, but even worse, it has left the players on the ice confused.
VIDEO: Brendan Shanahan Explains Shaw SuspensionBrendan Shanahan explains why he suspended Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw 3-games.
Blackhawks' Shaw Gets 3-Game SuspensionBlackhawks forward Andrew Shaw received a three-game suspension for running into Phoenix goaltender Mike Smith in Saturday's 4-3 win over the Coyotes.
Zawaski: Shaw Shouldn't Get Suspended, But Probably WillDespite one of the most exciting wins in recent memory, Blackhawks fans are still upset that Andrew Shaw was given a game misconduct for colliding with Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith Saturday.
Shea Weber Avoids Suspension Despite Slamming Opponent's Head Into GlassThe NHL has fined Nashville defenseman Shea Weber $2,500 for slamming Detroit forward Henrik Zetterberg's head against the glass at the end of Game 1.
Keith Suspended 5 Games Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith has been suspended five games for his hit to the head of Canucks forward Daniel Sedin during Wednesday's game in Chicago.
Mayers: Blackhawks Are 'Hungry' AgainAs a 16-year veteran of the NHL, Jamal Mayers signed with the Chicago Blackhawks during the 2011 off season for one reason: to win a Stanley Cup.