Seven months removed from the end of the NHL lockout, the league's work stoppage may actually serve as a positive for a few potential members of the Blackhawks.
Coach Joel Quenneville knows the feeling of winning and hoisting that Stanley Cup. He knows the feeling of watching the Chicago Blackhawks players do the same.
Viktor Stalberg recognized his role with the Chicago Blackhawks; he just wanted more of one.
Viktor Stalberg's time with the Chicago Blackhawks was all but over with how the postseason went. Now he'll get a fresh start with a division rival.
Viktor Stalberg said last week that he’s in the “driver’s seat” in terms of his hockey future. According to his agent, Stalberg will likely take a spin and see what he can get come July 5.