Blackhawks Live is back on the air! Joe Brand and Chris Boden preview the upcoming season and talk to Brandon Hagel about how the team feels heading into Wednesday’s game against the Colorado Avalanche, who by the way are the favorites to win the Stanley Cup this year. To give us a preview of the […]
Roster competition continues to be the biggest theme after the first three days of Blackhawks Training Camp. The players agree with Head Coach Jeremy Colliton and President of Hockey Operations Stan Bowman that competition will increase the overall play of the entire team. Team leadership is also up for grabs with the absence of Brent […]
Tony Esposito was a Blackhawks legend, an ambassador, and a friend to fans and us at WGN Radio. He visited with us on the air many times over the years. Here are a number of those conversations. With Garry Meier, April 19, 2011: With Dean Richards, June 9, 2013: With Dave Plier, August 4, 2013: […]
17 Seconds. Any Blackhawks fan knows what that means. June 24, 2013. TD Garden in Boston. Blackhawks vs. Bruins. Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final. With just over one minute left in the game, the Blackhawks scored two quick goals, first by Bryan Bickell followed by Dave Bolland, separated by just 17 seconds of […]
Today would have been Stan Mikita’s 81st birthday. In honor of “Stosh,” this week from the WGN Radio archives, we look back at the first edition of WGN Radio’s Blackhawks Live! series of remote events (not to be confused with our current weekly show, during Blackhawks season, Blackhawks Live). This event was October 24, 2011, […]
Hear wrap-up thoughts from Stan Bowman, Patrick Kane and Jeremy Colliton on the season ending edition of the Blackhawks 720 Podcast. Chris Boden and Joe Brand take you through their final impressions of the 56-game, four month journey and address the team’s strengths, weaknesses and unknowns before training camp in September.
The Blackhawks surprised hockey fans and analysts around the world when they were holding onto a playoff spot about midway through the season, and who could blame them? The team had said goodbye to their two-time Stanley Cup Champion in Corey Crawford during the offseason. Stalwarts Jonathan Toews and Brent Seabrook as well as last […]
In the final show of the 2021 season, Chris Boden and Nick Gismondi recap some sound bites from the Blackhawks exit interviews. Then later the guys talk to one of the newest faces in the Blackhawks lineups, Mike Hardman. Mike talks about his time playing college hockey, his “welcome to the NHL” moment, and more! […]