Sun-Times writer Mark Lazerus comments on Stalberg’s benching, the possibility of a more physical approach in tomorrow’s game and the chances of the Hawks facing the L.A. Kings next round.
Chicago Blackhawks’ Viktor Stalberg celebrates after Nick Leddy scored winning goal against Detroit Red Wings during Hawks’ 2-1 win in overtime during NHL game at United Center in Chicago on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013. (Scott Strazzante / Chicago Tribune)
DENVER -- The Chicago Blackhawks haven't had a whole lot of success against the Colorado Avalanche this season, so coach Joel Quenneville is putting Wednesday's showdown between the Central Division rivals in the hands of goaltender Antti Raanta. […]
Surging, young Avalanche certainly have their attention as they battle it out for playoff position in Central DivisionThere will be plenty of hockey remaining after the Blackhawks and Avalanche lock horns Wednesday night in Denver — 16 regular-season games each, to be exact — but there's no time like the present to size each other up for a possible post […]
Dallas Stars center Rich Peverley was "resting comfortably" in a hospital Tuesday after collapsing the night before on the bench in the first period of the team's game against the Columbus Blue Jackets. […]