Joel Quenneville


It took the Minnesota Wild nearly half the first period of Game 2 inside the United Center to register a shot on goal, and it wasn't until the third period that Matt Dumba got the visit


Marian Hossa got the question that so many Blackhawks did following their Game 1 victory over the Minnesota Wild.


The Minnesota Wild’s final power play of the night expired without any damage done, the Blackhawks wrapping up a successful penalty kill.


Win some, lose some or escape some: the Blackhawks’ victory on Friday night would probably fit best in that last category.


Not that long ago, when the Blackhawks’ penalty kill took the ice, confidence always followed.