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Uber opens pickup and drop-off site near United Center

The facility is the company’s first to serve a sports and entertainment complex.

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Chicago cop’s Obama N-word slur ends up going unpunished 

Despite a racist comment about the visiting president, a white police sergeant fought disciplinary action for 3 years — then retired at 52 with a $72,000 yearly pension.

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Blackhawks’ moment is here, and their rebuild hinges on GM Stan Bowman

A lot has lined up for the Blackhawks heading into this offseason. Can Stan Bowman make this opportunity count?

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Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman eyes defense in critical offseason

The Hawks need change, especially on defense, and Bowman said to expect an active summer in free agency and trades.

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‘Interesting rumor’ on Joel Quenneville makes Blackhawks’ Jonathan Toews smile

Former Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville, who won three Stanley Cups in Chicago, is reportedly the Florida Panthers' top choice.

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Blackhawks notes: Corey Crawford injured in 6-1 win over Stars

A smattering of notes on the Hawks' win over Dallas, Corey Crawford and the title fight between Drake Caggiula & Dustin Byfuglien.

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Dylan Strome, Drake Caggiula redirect promising careers with Blackhawks

Dylan Strome and Drake Caggiula were written off as busts by their former teams but took big steps under Blackhawks coach Jeremy Colliton.

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Blackhawks revel in spoiler role, beat Blues 4-3 in shootout

The Blackhawks caused a headache for the rival Blues, and that's part of their motivation the last few games of the season.

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Blackhawks notes: Hard year for Chris Kunitz as he weighs retirement

One thousand career games, four Stanley Cups and a gold medal? Not bad for a scrappy, undrafted winger.

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Blackhawks wince at fight between Dustin Byfuglien, Drake Caggiula

It was uncomfortable seeing Drake Caggiula get punched in the head repeatedly a few days after he returned from a concussion.

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Blackhawks lose 4-3 to Jets, slip to one point away from elimination

The Hawks salvaged a point on a late goal by Dylan Strome, but the playoff push could end Tuesday.

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Blackhawks notes: Jeremy Colliton a good fit in debut season

Blackhawks notes on Jeremy Colliton, Patrick Kane and some lineup changes for the Jets game.

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Blackhawks’ playoff bid on the brink after 3-1 loss to Flyers

Blackhawks coach Jeremy Colliton thought the performance was good, but points are all that matter this late in the season.

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Blackhawks notes: Long European trip to begin 2019-20 season

The Blackhawks will visit two European countries next fall. Plus, checking in on injured winger Drake Caggiula as he progresses toward a return.

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Michigan or MSU in Big Ten final? Does it matter if neither team can win it all?

Tom Izzo and John Beilein want the whole world to know that Spartans-Wolverines is right up there with … Duke-North Carolina? Seriously, fellas?

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Big Ten tourney: Illinois sinks like a stone in season-ending 83-62 loss to Iowa

Illinois didn’t resemble a team fighting for its postseason life. When the going got tough, the Illini looked all too ready to accept the inevitable.

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Big Ten tourney: Illinois outlasts Northwestern 74-69 in overtime at the UC

All in all, Illinois’ 74-69 victory more than got the job done as a first taste of March Madness.

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Blackhawks’ intensity rising — and patience wearing thin — in closing stretch

Grizzled vet Duncan Keith snarled at an innocent-enough question about defense as though it were a puck bound for an empty net in the Hawks’ end.

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Just Sayin’: Not even Illini, Cats can spoil a Big Ten tournament in Chicago

Sanity and order have returned to the Big Ten’s contribution to March Madness, which commences Wednesday at the United Center.

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Let your voice be heard in condemning anti-Semitism

In a chilling parallel, on Feb. 17, 2019, 20,000 Americans rallied in Chicago’s United Center as Louis Farrakhan and the Nation of Islam teamed up with a Holocaust denier and anti-Semitic ideologue to attack the Jewish religion and falsely blame numerous ills of modern society on Jews.

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Chris Kunitz aims to give Blackhawks every drop he has left in push for playoffs

As the Hawks head into their final 13 games, it can’t be bad to have a guy in the mix who has 178 games of postseason experience to his credit.

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Brendan Perlini — holy hat trick! — goes wild as Blackhawks blast Coyotes 7-1

Perlini joined center Dylan Strome in making the trade of Nick Schmaltz to the Coyotes in November look like a mighty fine deal.

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Hawks’ playoff chances dip despite 5-4 shootout win over Sabres

The Blackhawks exhausted themselves in a 5-4 shootout win over the Sabres only to learn that it gained them nothing in the standings.

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Report: Blackhawks to face Flyers in Prague for 2019-20 season opener

The Blackhawks will start next season with an international game against the Flyers.

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Hawks’ victory vs. Bulls marred by rookie Trae Young’s controversial ejection

Members of both teams disagreed with the officials, with the Bulls' Kris Dunn saying he hadn’t even realized Young gestured in his direction.

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Low-energy Bulls fall 123-118 to Hawks in rematch of four-overtime thriller

Coach Jim Boylen described it as a taste of the postseason experience. If that was accurate, then the Bulls did an awful impression of a playoff team.

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Patrick Kane’s NHL-best point streak ends at 20 games in loss to Stars

Patrick Kane couldn't get a goal or assist in nearly 26 minutes against the Stars on Sunday, but don't expect this to be a long drought.

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Bad weekend: Blackhawks flattened by Stars, Avalanche as playoff hopes slide

The Blackhawks needed points this weekend and got none. Losses to Colorado and Dallas could signal the end of their playoff push.

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NHL trade deadline: Blackhawks seem likely to stand pat

There's a lot the Blackhawks would like to do, but they have very limited options heading into the NHL trade deadline Monday.

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NHL MVP: Jonathan Toews lobbies for Patrick Kane to win Hart Trophy

Could Patrick Kane win the NHL MVP again this season? At age 30? He's got a shot.

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Blackhawks win NHL’s highest-scoring game of season 8-7 over Senators

The Blackhawks' 8-7 win over the Senators caused motion sickness, but it also got them within one point of a playoff spot.

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Blackhawks notes: Corey Crawford’s return remains in holding pattern

Corey Crawford says he's ready to return, so what gives? Will the Blackhawks put him in net this week?