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Joel Quenneville calls for Blackhawks to be ‘relentless’ next season

The Chicago head coach gave his view on the team’s 2017-18 season

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Chicago Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville took to the podium on Monday morning to give his review of the disappointing 2017-18 NHL season for the Blackhawks.

Quennevile came back to the same word when talking about what it would take for the Blackhawks to get back to the Stanley Cup Playoffs in the 2018-19 season:

Like general manager Stan Bowman, Quenneville was also optimistic that goaltender Corey Crawford would be back next season:

And after a season when Chicago’s defense was often the reason for games that were lost, Quenneville said he’d spend the summer months looking for ways to shore up that side of his team’s game:

Quenneville was also asked about Brandon Saad, whose 2017-18 performance was one of the bigger talk points all season long: