The Blackhawks’ top four defensemen’s minutes kept creeping up as the game wore on: 20 minutes, 30 minutes, 40 minutes and, for one, nearly 50 minutes.
ANAHEIM, Calif. – Marcus Kruger’s not the flashiest guy on the Blackhawks roster.
ANAHEIM, Calif. – The concerns of the Michal Rozsival-less Blackhawks defense were present entering the Western Conference Final.
ANAHEIM, Calif. – This game is all about the bounces. It’s all about the work ethic. And it’s about taking advantage of the opportunities.