OK, usually we try to come with some creative lead paragraph here. But much like the Blackhawks’ power play in Game 3, we’re not getting the desired result.
Any momentum the Blackhawks had from their dramatic Game 2 triple-overtime victory was killed early.
The power play was the catalyst in Game 2, giving the Blackhawks momentum and, more importantly, two early goals when they needed them.
It took until Game 3 but Showtime has arrived.
Coach Joel Quenneville said "we'll see" this morning when asked if he'd have any lineup changes for Game 3. And despite winning Game 2, there were indeed some chances.