The Anaheim Ducks have a chance to impose their will on the Chicago Blackhawks and take a substantial 3-1 lead in their Western Conference Final series. The Ducks responded brilliantly after losing Game 2 in triple overtime by winning Game 3 in Chicago. Show More Summary
Star power in numbers. It’s the one area that looked like a clear advantage for the Chicago Blackhawks heading into their Western Conference Final against the Anaheim Ducks. After cancelling out Patrick Kane with Corey Perry, Jonathan...Show More Summary
Anaheim came to Chicago with a purpose, and the Ducks accomplished that goal by beating the Blackhawks 2-1 on their home ice in Game 3. Many thought that the Ducks were going to be in bad shape after losing Game 2 in triple overtime and then having to go to Chicago. Show More Summary
It’s a hockey truism that depth wins championships. Right now, the Chicago Blackhawks don’t have any on defence, and it’s starting to cost them. It may end up costing them the Western Conference Final against the Anaheim Ducks. Looking...Show More Summary
In a way, the Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks are trying to recapture the past. For the Hawks, it's their recent history of Stanley Cup titles. For the Ducks, it's their 2007 championship. As it happened, Game 3 of the Western Conference...Show More Summary
The Chicago Blackhawks appeared in control of the Western Conference Final entering Thursday's Game 3 against the Anaheim Ducks at the United Center. Despite losing the previous contest in triple overtime, the visiting Ducks managedShow More Summary
Tired legs resulted in a low-scoring affair in Chicago. The Anaheim Ducks carried their impressive playoff record into one of the toughest buildings in the NHL and exited with a 2-1 series win. With a 2-1 win in Game 3 on the road against...Show More Summary
The NHL commissioner denied any link between his sport and CTE. NHL commissioner Gary Bettman visited Game 3 between the Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks on Thursday, and took time during the first intermission to subtly deny that...Show More Summary
With the series tied at 1-1, the Ducks and Blackhawks are both looking to gain an advantage as the Western Conference Final moves to Chicago. Watching the Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks try to play in Game 3 on Thursday will be...Show More Summary
There's no rest for the wicked. The Anaheim Ducks and Chicago Blackhawks get back to business in Game 3 of their Western Conference Final series on Thursday at United Center, with the series tied at one game apiece. The Blackhawks claimed...Show More Summary
In 2006, the no-longer Disney-owned Mighty Ducks of Anaheim underwent a complete rebranding, changing their name, their purple-primary uniforms, and most crucially, dropping the duckbilled Jacques-Plante-Mk. 2 mask logo. In exchange,...Show More Summary
Will fatigue plague either team in Game 3? Watching the Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks try to play in Game 3 on Thursday will be interesting considering they just played more hockey in one night than any game in the playoffs. Chicago hosts its first game of the series after a Game 2 win that lasted nearly an hour into overtime before finishing. Show More Summary
This series has the feel of a classic heavyweight boxing battle. In the glory days of the sport, too — not the twilight years before the UFC took over fight-night pay-per-view channels. The Anaheim Ducks and Chicago Blackhawks traded...Show More Summary
ANAHEIM, Calif. – Given that Corey Crawford kept the Blackhawks tied with the Ducks deep into the third overtime of an eventual 3-2 victory in Game 2, you might say he got a break or two – or three.
ANAHEIM, Calif. – In a raucous Blackhawks dressing room late Tuesday night inside the Honda Center after their 3-2 victory over the Ducks in triple overtime, teammates awarded goalie Corey Crawford the honorary championship belt traditionally given the game’s top player.
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Move over, Cy Wentworth, a new Blackhawks hero has claimed your crown.
Game 2 of the Western Conference Final between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Anaheim Ducks ultimately took three overtimes to be decided. But for a few moments in the second extra period, it looked like the game might be over. At the 8:47 mark of double overtime, Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw headbutted the puck out of the air and into the net. Show More Summary
Marcus Kruger was the overtime hero of last night’s epic Game 2 battle between the Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks in the Western Conference Finals, but had it not been for the NHL’s reluctance to allow player to score with their head (intentionally), this Andrew Shaw headbutt goal would have ended things one overtime period […]
The Chicago Blackhawks did not want to return home to the United Center for Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals facing a 2-0 deficit against the Anaheim Ducks. And they won’t have to, thanks to some overtime magic from Marcus Krüger with under four minutes remaining in the third overtime of Game 2 last […]
The Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks played deep into Tuesday night in their Western Conference final opener, with Marcus Kruger finally ending things 16 minutes 12 seconds into the third overtime to give Chicago a 3-2 win. Lasting nearly five hours, it was the longest game in Blackhawks history and the 17th-longest game ever in […]