NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Slumps and streaks are part of sports. Teams go through them, as do individuals. We have yet to see either thrive for all 82 games in a season.
The Blackhawks gained the momentum they were looking for on the Circus Trip, which was an ultra-successful jaunt through Western Canada, Colorado and Southern California.
The Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues were in their usual tussle heading into the third period. It was feisty and, on the scoreboard, it was tight.
The Chicago Blackhawks closed out their annual Circus Trip with an impressive 4-1 win over the defending champion Los Angeles Kings, and after the game, coach Darryl Sutter said he believes the Ha