Another banner year proof of Blackhawks' place among the elite

Both the Blackhawks and Kings are still very much in the Stanley Cup mix in 2015-16 (and on this list), but neither looks like the team best positioned to take home the top prize this season. Here's a look at five clubs that appear most likely to

Jake Arrieta pitched the Cubs to their first postseason victory in 12 years Wednesday night, a 4-0 shutout of the Pirates in the National League wild-card game at PNC Park. The Cubs advance to the best-of-five NLDS to face the Cardinals, starting

Wednesday serves as a reminder of successes that came mere months ago, as they raised the 2015 Stanley Cup banner before kicking off the 2015-16 season against the New York Rangers. You can see video of the Blackhawks raising their banner above.

CHICAGO — The first Stanley Cup arrived so early in Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews' career that he didn't really grasp the difficulty most players have in trying to win it. Toews was 22 years old and just three years into the league when he

Raanta kept his emotions in check in his return to the Windy City on Wednesday prior to the New York Rangers' season-opening game versus the Chicago Blackhawks. The backup goaltender was traded to the Rangers a mere 12 days after the Blackhawks