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The fortunes of the Chicago Blackhawks and the Pittsburgh Penguins after their first Stanley Cup victories

As the calendar turned from 2009 to 2010 about four-and-a-half years ago, both the Chicago Blackhawks and Pittsburgh Penguins appeared to be embarking on a long run of dominance in the NHL. The Penguins were riding high off of their 2009 Stanley Cup Championship victory over the Detroit Red Wings and boasted two of the world’s best players in Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin. The Blackhawks, meanwhile, were ...

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Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews agree to deal with Blackhawks

The cornerstones of the Chicago Blackhawks will be around until at least 2022-23, as Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews have agreed to deals with the team. The duo both agreed to a eight-year deal worth $84 million each. With their contracts up after this upcoming season, getting these deals done now were key. Both will stay in the franchise and surely have Chicago in contention. Toews has 195 goals and 246 as ...

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Report: Blackhawks Toews and Kane to ask for $12 million annually?

https://twitter.com/TSNBobMcKenzie/statuses/482175029270958080 The Blackhawks have made it clear that signing Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews to extensions will be the top priority this off-season. A report from TSN's Bob McKenzie says the two will ask for $12 million annually each to start off the negotiations. Realistically, the duo will likely get around $10 million annually as McKenzie also reports. The ...

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Chicago athletes nominated for ESPY awards

The ESPY award nominations have officially been released and three Chicago athletes have been nominated.  The ESPY's will aired live on July 16th at 8 p.m. CST on ESPN, and hosted by musical artist Drake. BEST NHL PLAYER Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins Ryan Getzlaf, Anaheim Ducks Anze Kopitar, Los Angeles Kings Henrik Lundqvist, New York Rangers Jonathan Toews, Chicago Blackhawks The Captain is nominated ...

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Chicago Blackhawks begin transition to offseason mode

Less than 48 hours after a goofy bounce off defenseman Nick Leddy put Alec Martinez’s wrist shot past Corey Crawford to end their season, the Chicago Blackhawks were back at the United Center to clean out their lockers and close the book on their 2013-14 campaign. Many players, head coach Joel Quenneville and general manager Stan Bowman all met with the media on Tuesday, providing an early insight into the ...

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Blackhawks Jonathan Toews to miss remainder of regular season

The Blackhawks announced that captain Jonathan Toews will miss the rest of the regular season with a shoulder injury. The team expects Toews to return and be 100 percent for the playoffs which begin in two weeks. Toews suffered the injury after he took a hit to his upper-body by Penguins defenseman Brooks Orpik on Sunday. After the hit, Toews got up slowly holding his shoulder and was taken to the dressing ...

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Keeping Kane and Toews Would Mean Younger Future

In the last few weeks, the Chicago Blackhawks have signed Corey Crawford a 6-year, $36 million extension and Niklas Hjalmarsson a 5-year, $20.4 million extension. The Blackhawks barely have over a million dollars in cap space this season, and at this rate, the team is on pace to be pressing the cap in the years to come. Many are concerned that these moves may cause the Blackhawks to not be able to resign bo ...

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17 in 6: The Best Chicago Sports Moments of the Past 6 Years

The city of Chicago celebrated it's 176th birthday yesterday, and over those 176 years the city has had a rich sports history. It's home to not one, but two baseball teams. It has it's beloved Chicago Bears who have delivered multiple NFL Championships and a Super Bowl title. It was home to the greatest player to ever play in the NBA as he dominated and led the Bulls to six NBA Championships. In that same a ...

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Chicago’s Current Mount Rushmore

The city of broad shoulders prides itself on legendary architecture, gorgeous beaches, decadent food, and our professional sports teams and athletes. The major teams in town, The Cubs, Sox, Bulls, Bears, and Blackhawks have great players on their clubs, but who is the best of the best?  Evaluating the resumes of the current crop of Second City athletes was difficult and an arduous task, but that is a great ...

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Chicago Blackhawks:My Favorite Moments of the 2010-11 Season

It's been two weeks since the Vancouver Canucks ended the Chicago Blackhawks season, and since then my sadness has already passed, being replaced by optimism and excitement for next season. While the 2010-11 season wasn't as fun and more painful than the Stanley Cup season, there was still a lot to cheer and be happy about if you were a 'Hawks fan. 1. Banner Raising Tribute Video My first favorite moment of ...

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