GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Chicago Blackhawks were probably down to a quarter tank on Saturday night, with the first six games of the road trip in but finishing with a back-to-back.
GLENDALE, Ariz. – Finally, the finish line is in sight. The multi-day (we admit it: we’ve lost count), seven-game circus trip is reaching its inevitable conclusion.
1. Go short and hard and keep it simple: The toughest game of any long road trip is always the last one.
Mike Smith's been getting one heck of a workout since the season began.