Blackhawks legend Stan Makita dies

By Jay Cohen AP Sports Writer CHICAGO (AP) — When Stan Mikita got back together with the Chicago Blackhawks, it was clear how much the reconciliation meant to the Hall of Fame forward. He became a team ambassador, and then got a…

Seven IceHogs invited to Blackhawks Development Camp

By Jim Hagerty Reporter CHICAGO - Seven players who skated with the Rockford IceHogs last season will report to the 2018 Chicago Blackhawks Development Camp next week. Forwards Radovan Bondra, Alexandre Fortin, Mathias From, Kyle…

Blackhawks to sign goaltender Cam Ward

By Jim Hagerty Reporter CHICAGO - The Chicago Blackhawks could be one step closer to solving their backup goaltender issue as sources say they've agreed to terms with Hurricanes veteran Cam Ward. Ward, 34, has reportedly agreed to a…

Blackhawks host Toronto to open 2018-19 season

THE VERDICT: History against the Leafs By Bob Verdi CHICAGO - During this defining decade, the Blackhawks have staged three truly exceptional home openers. In 2010, 2013 and 2015, they began the season as defending Stanley Cup…

Chicago has 21 IceHogs under contract for 2018-19 season

Staff Report ROCKFORD - Twenty-one players on this year's Rockford IceHogs roster are under contract with the Chicago Blackhawks for the 2018-19 season, including 10 skaters who saw NHL action. Overall, 13 players earned recalls; six…

Capitals win Stanley Cup

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Alex Ovechkin put both hands to his head and screamed while he left the bench and skated into the thick of the Washington Capitals' joyous celebration. And right before Ovechkin hoisted the Stanley Cup, the Washington…

Blackhawks agree to extension with Andreas Martinsen

By Jim Hagerty Reporter CHICAGO -- One of the forwards who helped the Rockford IceHogs reach the AHL Western Conference Finals has signed a contract extension with the Chicago Blackhawks. The Blackhawks announced Thursday they have…

IceHogs head to Winnipeg to start next playoff series

By Jim Hagerty Contributor ROCKFORD -- It took a five-hour affair, but the Rockford IceHogs completed a three-game sweep of the Chicago Wolves and now head to Winnipeg to face the Manitoba Moose in the second round of the Calder Cup…

Accountant suits up for Blackhawks in home win

Foster is one a few emergency goalies the Blackhawks occasionally call upon. They're usually just on standby, activated only if both netminders on the roster are lost to injury, which rarely happens. But the way Chicago's goaltender…