It's an unfamiliar position, to be sure, for the Chicago Blackhawks: fifth place in the Western Conference, which is once again so tight that only five points separates them from front-running St.
It's a beautiful day in Chicago, a rare occurrence this winter. Yes, we know it's short lived. Yes, we know we'll be going right back into hockey weather starting tomorrow.
This is the third in a four-part series as Blackhawks Insider Tracey Myers explores what it means to wear the 'C' in the NHL.
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. — There was a certain swagger, a palpable confidence to the Chicago Blackhawks’ penalty kill last season.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — There wasn’t a lot of time and space for either the Chicago Blackhawks or San Jose Sharks on Saturday night. Breathing room on the scoreboard?