Corey Crawford joined a few other teammates for an optional practice at Johnny’s IceHouse West, working to rekindle his game that fared so well through most of the regular season.
NASHVILLE – The Blackhawks have always put a premium on starting well. Considering what happened in Game 1, it was stressed that much more on Friday.
DETROIT -- Growing up in Valparaiso, Ind., Jeff Samardzija felt far more of a connection with Chicago sports franchises than “local” professional teams.
Joel Quenneville called Scott Darling's Game 1 performance "one of the best relief performances you're going to see."
His teammates sure recognized it as well.
NASHVILLE – Coach Joel Quenneville said it was going to be an easy decision.