#Blackhawks prospect Mikael Hakkarainen scored a goal in the Muskegon Lumberjacks' 3-2 win in Game 2 against Josiah Slavin and the Chicago Steel to even the #USHL's Eastern Conference Final 1-1. Slavin had two assists.— Cain (@brandonmcain) April 29, 2019
Game 3 is Friday at Fox Valley Ice Arena in Geneva.
#Blackhawks prospect MacKenzie Entwistle had a primary assist in the Guelph Storm’s 5-1 win in Game 6 to force a Game 7 in the Western Conference Final against the Saginaw Spirit on Monday in Saginaw.— Cain (@brandonmcain) April 28, 2019
Entwistle has 15 points (five goals, 10 assists) in 17 #OHLPlayoffs games.
Elsewhere in Chicago sports, the Red Stars shut out Seattle Reign FC 3-0 one day after their match was postponed due to weather.
The Fire fell 1-0 to the Impact in Montreal. The Cubs outlasted the Diamondbacks 6-5 in 15 innings, while the White Sox defeated the Tigers 4-1. The White Sox host the Orioles on Monday.
Why Kane isn’t a Hart Trophy finalist (SCH)
Blackhawks prospects Alexis Gravel, Ryczek advance to QMJHL President’s Cup final (SCH)
Former Blackhawks assistant Don Granato opens up about challenging season (The Athletic)
Game 2: Avs hold off Sharks, even series (NHL)
Stars GM Jim Nill has been polarizing, but his moves are paying off with playoff run (The Athletic)
Game 2: Hurricanes rally to defeat Islanders, extend series lead (Canes Country)
Injury bug hits Hurricanes again as Mrazek, van Riemsdyk exit Game 2 (Canes Country)
Crosby, McDavid, Kucherov are 2019 Hart Trophy finalists (PHT)
Big read: Can viral-video sensation Aito Iguchi put Japanese hockey on the map? (Sportsnet)
U18 Worlds: Jack Hughes sets scoring record as U.S. downs Canada for bronze (Sportsnet)
USHL: Muskegon holds off Chicago, levels series (Steel)
WHL: Prince Albert knocks off Edmonton, sets up final against Vancouver (Sportsnet)