Morning Bag Skate: 3-20-21

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RECAPS: Lightning 4, Blackhawks 2 (SCH) (Raw Charge) (Sun-Times) (Tribune) (The Athletic)

Bowman “actively having conversations” about trade possibilities (Sun-Times)

SCH Podcast: Musings on Madison, Episode 45 - Blackhawks’ ongoing battle with sustaining multi-goal leads (SCH)

Toews update: Stan Bowman says Blackhawks captain “seems in good spirits” (Sun-Times)

Ian Mitchell gets a chance to show Lightning reflexes (Sun-Times)

Zadorov and Mitchell bring different elements to the team. But do they complement each other? (Tribune)

Blackhawks not seeking rentals at deadline (NHL)

Practice updates: Slavin signs, 2021 Draft on schedule (SCH)

The Ides of March Are Upon Us (SCH)

Prospect Report: Reichel, other 2020 prospects continue to shine (SCH)

Dach’s return will improve — but further complicate — Blackhawks’ center situation (Sun-Times)

RECAPS: Panthers 6, Blackhawks 3 (SCH) (Tribune) (Sun-Times) (The Athletic)

RECAPS: Panthers 4, Blackhawks 2 (SCH) (Litter Box Cats) (Tribune) (Sun-Times) (The Athletic)


RECAPS: Blue Jackets 3, Hurricanes 2 (The Cannon) (Canes Country)

RECAP: Predators 2, Panthers 1 (On the Forecheck)

RECAPS: Red Wings 3, Stars 2 (Winging it in Motown) (Defending Big D)

Tortorella denies benching Laine (NHL)


Bruins game against Sabres postponed (NHL)

Malkin out week to week for Penguins (NHL)

Wilson off suspension for Capitals (NHL)

RECAP: Capitals 2, Rangers 1 (NHL)

RECAP: Canucks 3, Canadiens 2 (NHL)

RECAP: Flames 4, Maple Leafs 3 (NHL)

RECAP: Blues 2, Sharks 1 (NHL)

RECAP: Golden Knights 4, Kings 2 (NHL)

Hall could be traded by Sabres (NHL)


Q&A: Kendall Coyne Schofield on Blackhawks development, PWHPA, Red Stars ownership and more (The Athletic)

NWHL rosters announced for playoffs (The Ice Garden)

Meet Chyne Lewis, a Chicago-area teen and Black Girl Hockey Club awardee with eyes on the future (The Athletic)