Found January 14, 2012 on
The Blackhawks played the Red Wings for the 3rd time in 16 days, this time at the Joe in Detroit. Judging by the previous two games, you knew a couple of things for sure. One that it was going to be a great game, and secondly that it would probably be a close score. It didn’t look that way at first, by any means, but it would end up that way. More on that later. Crawford (16-10-3) was in net for Chicago against Howard (25-10-1). For Chicago, Ben Smith was sent back to Rockford on the return of Marcus Kruger. The slight line changes were, 2nd line- Frolik, Bolland, Hossa, 3rd line- Kruger, centering Brunette & Shaw, 4th- Bickell, Mayers, Hayes.
The 1st period was a nightmare for Hawks fans. In the first 7 minutes it was all Detroit, out shooting the Hawks 10-0! Crawford was tested right from the start. In a game that saw only a few penalties, the Hawks were on the Penalty Kill first. The Wings took full advantage of it, on a redirect from Holmstrom. Hey, if you’re getting killed...
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Chicago Blackhawks forward Daniel Carcillo will undergo reconstructive left knee surgery Tuesday, sidelining him for the rest of the year.
Carcillo was helped off the ice after he launched Edmonton's Tom Gilbert into the boards during the second period of the Oilers' 4-3 victory Jan. 2. The 26-year-old Carcillo received a major boarding penalty and a game misconduct for...
The Blackhawks and Red Wings meet again for the third time in 15 days; the Hawks will be looking to extend their current win streak to three games. Marcus Kruger will return to the lineup after a long stint on IR, to make room for Kruger’s return, the Hawks have sent Ben Smith back to Rockford. The Hawks also will be looking for continued success from their rookies Shaw and Hayes...
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DETROIT (AP) -- Todd Bertuzzi scored his second goal Saturday at 4:21 in overtime, lifting the Detroit Red Wings to a 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.
Detroit has won 14 straight at home to match a franchise record set in 1965.
Chicago's Marian Hossa forced overtime with 51.7 seconds left in the third period, getting credit for a goal that went off Detroit's Nicklas...
In a high-paced game that was dominated at times by both teams, it was the Detroit Red Wings that came out with a hard-earned 3-2 overtime victory on Saturday. Todd Bertuzzi was the star, scoring two goals including the game winner in overtime with just 39 ticks remaining.
The win gives Detroit 14 straight at home, which ties the club’s franchise record.
Both goaltenders were...
Jonathan Toews and Viktor Stalberg each had a goal and an assist, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat San Jose 4-3 on Sunday night and ended the Sharks' eight-game point streak.
Dave Bolland and rookie Andrew Shaw also scored for Chicago, which has won three of four and is 3-0-2 in its last five. Shaw's goal was his fourth in seven games since being recalled from the AHL.
The Chicago Blackhawks have activated forward Marcus Kruger from Injured Reserve and assigned forward Ben Smith to the American Hockey League’s Roc...
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CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago Blackhawks forward Daniel Carcillo will undergo reconstructive left knee surgery Tuesday, sidelining him for the rest of the year.
The Chicago Blackhawks open up a three-game homestand this evening looking to rebound from a disappointing loss yesterday afternoon in a matchup with the streaking San Jose Sharks.
After walloping 2 slumping teams, they face severe test against Wings and SharksThe Blackhawks sure appear to be out of their midseason funk after easily dispatching the Blue Jackets and Wild by a combined score of 10-4 to ease the pain of a four-game skid.
DETROIT -- The Chicago Blackhawks kick off a big weekend by taking on their Original Six rivals Detroit Red Wings on Saturday afternoon at Joe Louis Arena.