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Emergency backup goaltender Scott Foster sends thank you message to Blackhawks fans

Another thank you message has surfaced from the Blackhawks. But this time, it's not from a regular player.<p>Scott Foster, a financial accountant at …

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Blackhawks emergency goalie Scott Foster shares game experience for first time

Remember Scott Foster, the beer-league hockey player who got pressed into service as the Chicago Blackhawks emergency goalie in a game March 29?<p>As …

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Emergency goalie Scott Foster to be featured at Blackhawks Convention

Scott Foster's moment in the spotlight isn't over just yet.<p>The accountant who became an overnight hero of hockey fans everywhere when he stepped in …

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Jordan Schroeder Traded to Chicago Blackhawks

Columbus Blue Jackets receive goaltender, Jean-Francois Berube in return.Yesterday, the Columbus Blue Jackets traded Jordan Schroeder (C) to the …

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Sauce Pass: Couture to Kane is denied by Anton Forsberg

Logan Couture finds Evander Kane with a beautiful sauce pass to the front of the net, but Anton Forsberg tracked it all the way and denied the shot.

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Blackhawks Talk Podcast: 1-on-1 with Patrick Kane and Scott Foster's big night

The Blackhawks announced Monday that they have officially agreed to terms with forward Dominik Kahun, defensemen Lucas Carlsson and Darren Raddysh …

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Blackhawks have to put an accountant in goal during 6-2 win

NHL emergency goalie stories are always fun. They’re even better when the emergency goalie doesn’t allow a goal when he’s pressed into action <i>during a</i> …

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Borgstrom, Donato, Gaudette named Hobey Baker finalists

Finalists for the 2018 Hobey Baker Memorial Award, recognizing the NCAA's top hockey player, were announced Thursday, with three players in the …

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As stars age and decline, Blackhawks' short-term plan seems more like a prayer

The Blackhawks’ core players got old in the same way Mike Campbell, a character in Ernest Hemingway’s “The Sun Also Rises,” famously went bankrupt: Gradually, then suddenly.<p>Here’s how the last three seasons have ended for the Blackhawks:<p><b>2015-16:</b> First-round elimination in a seven-game</b> …

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As season's end looms, Blackhawks fall to Sharks 4-3 in shootout

While the rest of Chicago focuses on the Final Four, the Blackhawks are counting down the final five — as in their final five games of the season — after a 4-3 shootout loss to the Sharks at the United Center Monday night.<p>Their schedule was typically back-loaded with matchups against division …

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Sharks 4, Blackhawks 3

Sports Hockey Chicago Blackhawks<p>Photos from the Blackhawks-Sharks game at the United Center on Monday, March 26, 2018.<p>Chicago Blackhawks<p>As stars age and decline, Blackhawks' short-term plan seems more like a prayer<p>As season's end looms, Blackhawks fall to Sharks 4-3 in shootout

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Kane, Blackhawks cruise past Islanders

Patrick Kane scored his team-leading 26th goal of the season, and the Chicago Blackhawks held on for a 3-1 win over the New York Islanders on …

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Game Notes: March 24 at New York Islanders

<b>LAST GAME</b><p>The Blackhawks fell 5-2 to the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night at the United Center. Nick Schmaltz and Matthew Highmore picked up one …

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Blackhawks hit new low with 5-2 loss to last-place Canucks

Thursday night at the United Center wasn’t 2009 or 2010 or 2011.<p>Sure, Patrick Sharp was on the top line for the Blackhawks with Patrick Kane, but there was no Jonathan Toews, who will miss the next few games with an upper-body injury.<p>The Sedin brothers, Daniel and Henrik, were present in Canucks …

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Canucks Game Day: Black times for Blackhawks, too

<i>Once upon a time, you’d check your season calendar to see when this matchup took place. Canucks-Hawks — what a rivalry. And while a few of the names</i> …

Couture scores in OT, helps Sharks make up ground on Golden Knights

SAN JOSE -- Seconds after almost costing the San Jose Sharks a game with a turnover, Logan Couture ended it with his backhand.<p>Couture scored 39 …

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Vancouver Canucks snap seven-game losing streak with a win in Chicago

Alexander Edler scored twice, Jacob Markstrom made 39 saves and the Vancouver Canucks stopped a seven-game slide by defeating the Chicago Blackhawks …

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Blackhawks eliminated from playoff contention for 1st time in 10 years

The Blackhawks scored early Tuesday.<p>The Avalanche scored more often.<p>A year and a day after becoming the first team to clinch a playoff spot, the Hawks officially were eliminated from a postseason berth for the first time in 10 years thanks to a 5-1 loss, the Hawks’ fourth in a row.<p>For the 27th time …

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Blackhawks can still count on Jonathan Toews

This has been a season to forget for the <b>Chicago Blackhawks</b>. For the first time since 2008, they won’t be making the playoffs. Entering play on March …

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Mike Harrington: It's stunning to see how fast the Blackhawks have fallen

The Chicago Blackhawks just aren't the Chicago Blackhawks anymore. It's downright jarring to see.<p>Now, Patrick Kane is still Patrick Kane, one of the …

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Blackhawks' long winning streak against Sabres ends with 5-3 loss

Joel Quenneville has been pulling his goalies at an alarming rate this season.<p>Anton Forsberg has been benched in six of his 27 starts. He has allowed at least four goals the same number of times.<p>Jean-Francois Berube had been yanked once in his six starts before the Blackhawks fell to the Sabres 5-3 …

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Saturday’s matchup: Blackhawks at Sabres

<b>TV/radio:</b> Noon Saturday; WGN-9, WGN-AM 720.<p><b>Storylines:</b> The Sabres’ Jack Eichel hasn’t played since Feb. 10 because of a right high-ankle sprain and will be a game-time decision Saturday. The Sabres have the fewest points (56) in the NHL.<p><b>Trending:</b> Jean-Francois Berube will start in goal for the …

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Blackhawks score early, but Jets score often in 6-2 victory

Kyle Connor hasn't looked ahead all season and he's not about to start doing it now.<p>The 21-year-old rookie scored twice Thursday night to reach 25 goals, and the Winnipeg Jets rebounded from a quick deficit for a 6-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.<p>"Going into the season I didn't really set any …

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Kane's late PP goal lifts Blackhawks past Bruins 3-1

CHICAGO (AP) -- One day after a flurry of Boston power-play goals doomed them, Patrick Kane and the Chicago Blackhawks tightened up and turned the …

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Blackhawks go bowling to help out Inner-City Education Program

Hockey players dressed in Blackhawks bowling shirts walked a red carpet Monday night inside Lucky Strike.<p>Every player, save for injured goalie <b>Corey Crawford</b>, showed up to try to knock down pins and raise money for the Inner-City Education Program as part of <b>Brent Seabrook’s</b> annual Celebrity ICE Bowl.<p>…

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Chicago Blackhawks Weekly: Accentuating the Positives

The second week of March wasn’t much different that the rest of this season for the Chicago Blackhawks. Of their four contests, they came out even, …

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Pens jump back into first place in Metro with win over Stars

After dropping a 5-2 decision to the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night, the Pittsburgh Penguins got back to their winning ways on Sunday, as they …

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Kane lifts Blackhawks over Bruins, 3-1

Patrick Kane scored the tiebreaking goal on the power play with 3:16 remaining in the third period, and the Chicago Blackhawks pulled away for a 3-1 …

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Blackhawks grant 12-year-old's wish to practice with team — and 'fight' Jonathan Toews

Mason Berg, a 12-year-old Blackhawks fan who has muscular dystrophy, shoots on Blackhawks goalie Anton Forsberg and has an old-fashioned hockey "fight" with Jonathan Toews before practice on March 6, 2018, at the United Center. (Phil Thompson/Chicago Tribune)<p>Mason Berg, a 12-year-old Blackhawks fan …

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Blackhawks continue to wear jersey with pride

The Blackhawks announced Monday that they have officially agreed to terms with forward Dominik Kahun, defensemen Lucas Carlsson and Darren Raddysh …

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