Smith-Pelly starts in return to Chicago after racist taunts

CHICAGO (AP) — Washington Capitals coach Todd Reirden wanted to show his support for Devante Smith-Pelly. So he sent his line out to center ice for the opening faceoff. ...

Toews gets hat trick as Blackhawks beat slumping Caps 8-5

CHICAGO (AP) — Jonathan Toews had three goals and two assists, Patrick Kane added two goals and two assists, and the Chicago Blackhawks handed the Washington Capitals their season-high fifth consecuti...

Cubs 3B Bryant healthy again after last year's shoulder woes

CHICAGO (AP) — If Kris Bryant knows anything about where Bryce Harper is going in free agency, he is staying quiet for the moment. Bryant does know at least one thing that should del...

Patriots-Chiefs, Saints-Rams in conference championships

Tom Brady versus Patrick Mahomes. Drew Brees against Jared Goff. Two high-profile rematches with the Super Bowl on the line. The NFL's highest-scoring offenses face...

Theodore helps Golden Knights beat Blackhawks 4-3

CHICAGO (AP) — Vegas defenseman Shea Theodore scored 1:19 into overtime when Chicago's Carl Dahlstrom slid the puck into his own net, lifting the Golden Knights to a 4-3 victory over the Blackhawks on...

Forsberg leads Predators past Blackhawks 4-3

CHICAGO (AP) — Filip Forsberg scored a minute into overtime for his second goal of the game, and the Nashville Predators beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 on Wednesday night for their third straight vic...

Gaudreau scores twice as Flames beat Blackhawks 4-3

CHICAGO (AP) — Johnny Gaudreau scored two more goals, David Rittich made 32 saves and the Calgary Flames beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 on Monday night. Sean Monahan had a goal and ...

Rivers versus Brady in divisional round of NFL playoffs

CHICAGO (AP) — Philip Rivers has come up empty against Tom Brady every time. He gets another shot next weekend. Rivers directed the Los Angeles Chargers to a 23-17 ...

Pastrnak, Bruins beat Blackhawks 4-2 in Winter Classic

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — David Pastrnak had a goal and an assist, Tuukka Rask made 36 saves and the Boston Bruins beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-2 on Tuesday in the Winter Classic at Notre Dame. ...

Blackhawks GM Bowman looking forward to Caggiula's addition

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman has been interested in Drake Caggiula for a while. He finally got his man. Chicago acquired C...

Blackhawks take on Bruins in Winter Classic at Notre Dame

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The Winter Classic is going back to college — and it's bringing along two familiar foes. Patrick Kane and the Chicago Blackhawks. Patrice Bergeron and the Bos...

Ward makes 30 saves as Blackhawks beat Predators 2-1

CHICAGO (AP) — Cam Ward made 30 saves in his first start since Corey Crawford was sidelined by a concussion, helping the Chicago Blackhawks top the Nashville Predators 2-1 on Tuesday night. ...

Blackhawks loan Jokiharju to Finland for junior championship

CHICAGO (AP) — The last-place Chicago Blackhawks will be without one of their top defensemen for a while after they decided to loan Henri Jokiharju to Finland for the upcoming world junior championshi...

Scheifele sends Jets past Blackhawks 4-3 in OT

CHICAGO (AP) — Mark Scheifele scored twice, including 50 seconds into overtime, and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 on Friday night for their fourth consecutive victory. ...

AP source: White Sox acquire 1B Alonso in trade with Indians

CHICAGO (AP) — A person familiar with the deal says the Chicago White Sox have acquired first baseman Yonder Alonso in a trade with the Cleveland Indians. Chicago sent minor league o...