Kris Versteeg was happy to share stories of Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith, who was his first roommate when he got to the team.
Marian Hossa and Brad Richards were resting on Monday but both were expected to play on Tuesday night when the Chicago Blackhawks host the Tampa Bay Lightning.
The Blackhawks didn’t want to repeat the “sins,” so to speak, of Friday night’s game.
The Blackhawks’ once sizeable lead was whittled to one early in the second period, and a bit of apprehensiveness settled into the United Center.
For the first 35 minutes of Friday’s game the Blackhawks were playing exactly how they wanted.