Nick Schmaltz is a little more familiar with the drill this offseason.
Winning a third Stanley Cup in six seasons will only increase your value as a franchise.
The Blackhawks have added another forward, reportedly signing Viktor Tikhonov to a one-year deal.
When general manager Stan Bowman said he wanted Brandon Saad to remain with the Blackhawks earlier this month, it seemed a foregone conclusion.
Scott Darling carried the Stanley Cup through the Lemont Park District building, a few steps away from where he went to middle school and not far from where he grew up.