1. Time for the Big Dogs to come out and play. The Chicago Blackhawks did what they wanted to do when they opened the series down in Tampa Bay.
Teuvo Teravainen sat two chairs away as Jonathan Toews praised the young forward for what he’s done this postseason.
So how did all the compliments make Teravainen feel?
It was after Game 4 against the Anaheim Ducks that Jonathan Toews talked of the pressure to score, a pressure he always feels and a pressure that’s mainly self-imposed.
TAMPA, Fla. — The Blackhawks liked more of what they did in Game 2 against the Tampa Bay Lightning than in Game 1. The result, however, they didn’t care for so much.
TAMPA, Fla. — Tampa Bay coach Jon Cooper didn’t even wait for the question to arise in his post-game press conference.