MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. — Heading into Game 3, Jonathan Toews said the Blackhawks had to be, um, ticked off and play accordingly. They did, at least for the start of the game.
MANHATTAN BEACH – The special-teams work was a high priority at Sunday afternoon’s practice, a necessity after the failures there, most notably on the power play, in Game 3.
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. – The Los Angeles Kings’ top line of Marian Gaborik, Anze Kopitar and Dustin Brown was a much-ballyhooed one entering the Western Conference Final, and for good reason.
LOS ANGELES – Duncan Keith wasn’t mincing words on what he felt has been the Chicago Blackhawks’ biggest problem lately.