Niklas Backstrom’s answers sounded tentative at best.
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.
Supplemental scoring. It was once a barren category for the Blackhawks. When their stars went quiet, there rarely was anyone there to pick up the slack.