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Morning Bag Skate: 12-31-18

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

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2017 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic - Practice Day & Family Skate Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images

The Blackhawks are off until Tuesday when they host the Bruins for the Winter Classic at Notre Dame Stadium.

The IceHogs visit Grand Rapids to take on the Griffins on Monday.

Elsewhere in Chicago sports, the NFC North Division champion Chicago Bears defeated the Vikings 24-10 on Sunday. The Bears (12-4) will face the reigning Super Bowl champion Eagles in the wild card round at 3:40 p.m. Jan. 6.

The Bulls fell 95-89 to the Raptors on Sunday in Toronto.


Blackhawks trade Manning to Oilers (SCH)

Stock Report: 3 up, 3 down from Blackhawks’ 3-2 OT win against Avs (SCH)

Kane talks line chemistry, his 40-goal pace, Blackhawks’ playoff hopes, Jack Hughes and more (The Athletic)

Recap, highlights on Blackhawks prospects from Day 5 at World Juniors (SCH)

Top 10 Blackhawks stories of 2018: Playoff streak ends at No. 2 (SCH)

Top 10 Blackhawks stories of 2018: Corey Crawford’s concussion saga at No. 3 (SCH)

World Juniors: Schedule, how to watch, score, Blackhawks results (SCH)


NHLPA: Lites’ rant on Seguin, Benn is ‘reckless and insulting’ (Sportsnet)

Stars GM Nill on Lites’ criticisms: ‘We’ve all got to be better’ (Sportsnet)

Jets’ Byfuglien likely out through All-Star break with leg injury (Arctic Ice Hockey)


RECAP: Golden Knights dominate 3rd period, defeat Coyotes (Knights On Ice)

Panthers trade Petrovic to Oilers for Wideman, pick (Litter Box Cats)

Frolik’s agent calls out Flames HC after client was healthy scratch (The Score)


Canada’s McIsaac suspended 1 game for head hit (Sportsnet)

OHL: Josling scores in OT to carry Sting over Knights (Sportsnet)

QMJHL: Mooseheads beat Screaming Eagles in shootout (Sportsnet)

WHL: Oil Kings come from behind to beat Rebels (Sportsnet)