Yes, folks, it’s that time of year. No, it’s not the time when spring should finally be springing — it’s Chicago, so that won’t happen until June, right?
1. Power play needs to strike: The Blackhawks' power play has been in a bit of a funk since Patrick Kane went down with an injury three games ago.
Bryan Bickell was starting to play that noticeable, physical hockey again when he was felled by his upper-body injury.