7:16 PM EDT, Wed March 20, 2019
Chicago Tribune 2 hours ago

The Blackhawks won't look past the Flyers despite a big 3-game stretch against wild-card rivals

Peek all you want into the future. The Blackhawks won't mind. They just won't join you. The only game that matters to them is their meeting against the Flyers on Thursday at the United Center, the last one before a possible season-defining three-game stretch against the Avalanche and Coyotes, two...
Blackhawk Up 3 hours ago

Chicago Blackhawks: Gustafsson, Perlini Standing Out In Playoff Race

After their overtime loss on Monday in Vancouver, the Chicago Blackhawks sit with 74 points on the season. The race to the playoffs is heating up and two notable players have stood out through this stretch. The Chicago Blackhawks wouldn’t be where they are today without these guys, so let’s take a look. Brendan Perlini […] Chicago Blackhawks: Gustafsson, Perlini Standing Out In Playoff Race - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Second City Hockey 5 hours ago
Mackenzie Entwistle finishes OHL regular season on absolute tear

Mackenzie Entwistle finishes OHL regular season on absolute tear

The Blackhawks prospect recorded eight points in two games, including his first OHL hat trick. Regardless of what happens in the Ontario Hockey League playoffs, Mackenzie Entwistle likely won’t forget the final two regular-season games of 2018-19. In truth, they were probably the final two regular-season games of his junior career, which made what he was able to accomplish all the more special. Entwistle was reassigned to the top line alongside Nick Suzuku and Isaac Ratcliffe for the final three games, including the one that preceded my Q&A session with him last week. He was held without...
Second City Hockey 6 hours ago
NHL players vote in favor of nicknames on jerseys like MLB Players’ Weekend

NHL players vote in favor of nicknames on jerseys like MLB Players’ Weekend

Here’s how that would look for the Blackhawks. NHL players are in favor of having nicknames displayed on their jerseys for a regular-season game, according to this year’s NHL Players’ Association poll that was released Wednesday. More than 500 players participated in the survey that included 20-plus hockey-related questions. Of those surveyed, 66.8 percent voted yes in favor of having nicknames on jerseys for a regular-season game, while 33.2 percent voted no among 373 votes. For the past two seasons, MLB players have worn their nicknames on jerseys while sporting colorful alternate...
Blackhawk Up 7 hours ago

The BU Roundtable: Where do the Chicago Blackhawks go from here?

The 2018-19 NHL season is winding down with 10 games remaining for the Chicago Blackhawks. We asked our team of writers, “What is the most important aspect the ‘Hawks should concentrate on during their final games?” Unlike our Chicago Blackhawks mailbag (coming soon) where you asked and we answered, we’ve decided to ask ourselves one […] The BU Roundtable: Where do the Chicago Blackhawks go from here? - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk Up - A Chicago Blackhawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More