Niklas Backstrom’s answers sounded tentative at best.
Patrick Sharp remained on the Johnny’s IceHouse West ice long after his teammates had gone to the locker room. Beside him was a large bucket of pucks.
The home plan was simple: win both games, truly take advantage of the home ice. Now that they’re hitting the road, the Chicago Blackhawks want to bring that home dominance to the road.
The players inside Minnesota's locker room didn't have many positive things to say about their performance following Friday's game.
Michael Frolik has earned the reputation from his fellow Chicago Blackhawks as being one of the hardest working players on the team. He’s been rewarded with more penalty work because of it.