There have been ups and downs. There have been slow starts and hectic endings. There have been key players lost and key players acquired.
Antoine Vermette had a few prime scoring chances that he just missed against the Edmonton Oilers. But the newest Blackhawks forward didn’t get discouraged.
1. Score the game's first goal: The Blackhawks have a lot of success when they score the games first goal; they're 27-7-2 with the initial light lamp.