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Morning Bag Skate: Marian Hossa still special, power-play not so much

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

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Okay, you get it. Kris Versteeg is expected back in the lineup on Wednesday night, so here's hoping it's Joakim Nordstrom being bussed back to Rockford today. To the news:

**Marian Hossa special off the ice, still special on it, too. (Tribune)

**Update on the power play: still a problem. (Tribune)

**Anytime you want to cut it out, Predators, anytime. Jeez. (NHL)

**The Kings are so making the playoffs, regardless of what these numbers say. (CSN Chicago)

**Frederik Andersen placed on IR; John Gibson recalled. (CBS Sports)

**It's old pal Ray Emery's show in Philadelphia, as Steve Mason will be out 2-3 weeks with a lower-body injury. (Inquirer)

**Antoine Roussel will have a hearing with the department of player safety Thursday morning following his ejection Tuesday night for a cross-check to the throat. (CBS Sports)

**Potential NHL Las Vegas ownership group opens ticket drive. (Puck Daddy)