Despite their rough stretch at the end of the January, the Blackhawks are still looking down at 28 other NHL teams in the standings. Only the Anaheim Ducks have a better record than the Hawks.
Ben Smith wasn’t expecting the call he got last June, the last-minute one that put him into the lineup for Game 3 against the Boston Bruins when Marian Hossa was ruled out.
Sept. 6, 2014: Notre Dame vs. Michigan; South Bend, Ind.
Notre Dame will play Boston College at Fenway Park in 2015, the first American football game under the shadow of the Green Monster since 1968.
Typically, the schedule-makers for the Big Ten/ACC Challenge try to pit teams of equal caliber against one another, but when Michigan State-North Carolina was originally inked, perhaps