Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews was among the three finalists for the Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award, the league announced this morning.
The Detroit Red Wings walked out of the United Center on Saturday a very happy, very satisfied bunch.
The road: you can’t win in the playoffs if you can’t win there. For the Chicago Blackhawks, the road now beckons as they head to Detroit for Game 3 on Monday night.
Viktor Stalberg has bided his time, paid his penance, whatever terminology applies to his benching these past two games.
During his 20-season NHL career in Detroit, Nicklas Lidstrom became the poster boy for all things hockey in Detroit.