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Morning Bag Skate: It's time for a chill pill, and for Versteeg to step up

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

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Victories on Sunday and Monday night may have tilted the Hawks' season back into the right direction, and those efforts were further aided on Tuesday night. The Predators blew a lead and lost to the Canucks in a shootout and the Jets lost in regulation to the Rangers. The intrigue, it builds. To the news:

**Take a deep breath and relax, fellow Hawks fans. (Chicago Tribune)

**Kris Versteeg has no goals, just two points in 14 games since Patrick Kane's injury. (Sun Times)

**Vincent Hinostroza signed an amateur tryout contract with Rockford. (SCH)

**Ken Hitchcok wants to return, but intrigue remains. (STL Today)

**What happened to Drew Miller last night was...yikes. (SBN)

**Alex Ovechkin netted goal No. 50 for the sixth time in his career on Tuesday night. (Washington Times)

**Swedish prosecutors ordered the arrest of Andre Deveaux. (Puck Daddy)

**Happy 87th birthday, Gordie Howe. (NHL)