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Morning Bag Skate: Pat Foley's a Hall of Famer now

Our daily look at Blackhawks news and the happenings around the world of hockey.

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Another day off for the Blackhawks, but there's still news to get through. Let's catch up on the latest:

**The 'Hawks made a number of roster moves Monday, including the promotion of Stephen Johns from Rockford and placing Trevor van Riemsdyk on LTIR (SCH)

**Pat Foley is a Hockey Hall of Fame member now (CSN Chicago)

**The Wild have placed goaltender Josh Harding on waivers after removing him from injured reserve. He's good enough to be on an NHL roster, but couldn't fit with Darcy Kuemper and Niklas Backstrom already around. (PHT)

**The Sabres have lost defenseman Josh Gorges for weeks due to a knee injury (Buffalo News)

**Phil Kessel admitted he needs to be more open to reporters, but not "every day" (PHT)

**Here's Greg Wyshynski's take on the whole "Kessel needs to talk" situation. (Puck Daddy)

**The Devils swapped backup goaltenders, recalling Scott Clemmensen and assigning Keith Kinkaid to the AHL (Fire & Ice)

**Alec Martinez will be out one week due to his finger injury (L.A. Kings Insider)