1. Get ready for a hard working Blue Jackets team.
Patrick Kane closed out 2014 on a high note, tallying eight goals and nine assists in the Blackhawks' last 13 games.
COLUMBUS, Ohio – One more point: the Blackhawks haven’t had to fuss about missing out on it often lately but they would’ve liked the extra one against Columbus on Saturday night.
By Rick Gethin
It appeared the Blackhawks and Blue Jackets would be headed into overtime, but Ben Smith had other plans.