Matt Carey hasn’t been away from St. Lawrence University that long, but he’s already giving himself homework.
Despite their rough stretch at the end of the January, the Blackhawks are still looking down at 28 other NHL teams in the standings. Only the Anaheim Ducks have a better record than the Hawks.
Nick Leddy grabbed the puck at one end of the CONSOL Energy Center ice and darted in the other direction, slipping past a Pittsburgh defender and getting a shot off.
Ben Smith said he wanted to capitalize on his Tuesday night performance, which resulted in a goal. He did that on Thursday.