Stan Bowman has made it known just how much he intends to re-sign Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane, even using the term "Blackhawks for life" in the past.
The 2013-14 NHL season won't end with the Blackhawks hoisting the Stanley Cup for the second straight season — and the third time in five years— but Patrick Sharp and his teammates aren't sitting
Andrew Shaw walked to the lectern, his right knee sporting a sizeable brace.
How quickly things can turn.
The Blackhawks were 7:17 away from their second consecutive trip to the Stanley Cup Final.
The Blackhawks have always prided themselves as a strong defensive team. They have the numbers to back that up through their successful stints the past few seasons.