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Blackhawks take optimistic tone after another lost season

Apr. 7, 2019 8:17 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Patrick Kane dazzled once again. Jonathan Toews put together one of his best seasons, and Alex DeBrincat took another step forward. And it didn't matter all that much. Not to them, anyway. The Chicago Blackhawks missed out on the playoffs for the second straight year, doomed by an awful...

Predators rally again, clinch Central beating Blackhawks 5-2

Apr. 7, 2019 12:09 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have proven they can finish a season almost as well as they start. Viktor Arvidsson scored the go-ahead goal at 3:33 of the third period, and the Predators won their second straight Central Division title by rallying from an 0-2 deficit to beat the Chicago...

Stars lose 6-1 to Kane, Blackhawks

Apr. 6, 2019 12:11 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — One more point could provide a big lift for the Dallas Stars. They get another chance on Saturday night. Dallas' playoff road remains muddled after it lost 6-1 to Chicago on Friday night. Patrick Kane scored twice in the Blackhawks' home finale, and Cam Ward made 25 saves in his 700th NHL...

Toews, Kane lead Blackhawks past Blues in shootout

Apr. 4, 2019 12:20 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Despite staging a late comeback against the Chicago Blackhawks, the St. Louis Blues are still a point shy as they tried to climb into a tie for first place in the Central Division. Jonathan Toews scored the lone goal in the shootout after connecting for his career-high 35th in regulation,...

Hayes scores in OT to lift Jets over Blackhawks, 4-3

Apr. 2, 2019 1:30 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Kevin Hayes and the Winnipeg Jets eventually got the two points they desperately needed. Hayes scored at 3:38 of overtime as Winnipeg defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 on Monday night to snap a three-game slide and move into sole possession of first place in the Central Division. Hayes cut...

Kings beat Blackhawks 3-2 on Doughty's power-play goal in OT

Mar. 31, 2019 3:01 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For the better part of five thrilling minutes in overtime, it was as if the Los Angeles Kings and Chicago Blackhawks were battling each other again in the 2013 and 2014 Western Conference Finals. But when Drew Doughty's shot hit the back of the net, the Kings were another team set to...

DeBrincat's 2 goals lead Blackhawks past Sharks 5-4

Mar. 29, 2019 2:14 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A fast start was just what the Chicago Blackhawks needed to get out of their recent rut even if it might be too late for them to make a playoff push. Alex DeBrincat scored on a two-man advantage to start a three-goal barrage in the opening 11 minutes and then added his 40th goal of...

Cousins, Kuemper lead Coyotes to 1-0 win over Blackhawks

Mar. 27, 2019 2:51 AM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Darcy Kuemper and Nick Cousins, along with some gritty play from their teammates, gave the Arizona Coyotes a critical victory in their pursuit of a Western Conference wild card. Next up, the franchise's most meaningful regular-season game in years. Cousins scored a power-play goal...

Keith scores in OT to lift Blackhawks over Avalanche 2-1

Mar. 25, 2019 12:49 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Duncan Keith is a two-time Norris Trophy winner because of his defense, not his scoring skills. This night was different. When the Blackhawks needed it most, Keith played the role of power forward perfectly Sunday. The veteran defenseman's goal 1:23 into overtime gave Chicago a 2-1 victory...

Wilson breaks out of scoring funk, Avs beat Blackhawks 4-2

Mar. 23, 2019 11:52 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Colin Wilson stepped up with his team banged up. It was an opportune time for the Colorado Avalanche forward get back on track. Wilson scored his first goal in more than a month, Philipp Grubauer stopped 29 shots and the playoff-chasing Avalanche earned their fourth straight win by holding...