The Blackhawks had a few days to get some much-needed rest and watched closely as the Avalanche and Wild squared off in Game 7 of their opening-round series.
Some late-game efforts made by Minnesota sent the Avs packing, and now the Blackhawks will prepare to host the Wild in Game 1 on Friday night.
So we asked fans in the Blackhawks Pulse what their predictions are for the upcoming second-round series. See what they had to say in the video above.
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