Morning Bag Skate: 11-15-22

A daily look at hockey news around the world.

This is your daily thread to talk about the latest hockey news.


RECAPS: Hurricanes 3, Blackhawks 0 (SCH) (Sun-Times) (The Athletic)

Q&A: Kyle Davidson on the tank, Toews’ and Kane’s futures and more (The Athletic)

Scott Darling’s second act: From Stanley Cup winner to stand-up comedian (The Athletic)

Where things stand between Hossa, Hawks about future role (NBC Sports Chicago)

Popular ex-Blackhawks defenseman Calvin de Haan adjusting to smaller role on Hurricanes (Sun-Times)

Why Blackhawks players are responding to coach Luke Richardson’s approach: “He didn’t scream and yell and get emotional” (Tribune)

RECAPS: Blackhawks 3, Ducks 2 (SCH) (Sun-Times) (Tribune) (The Athletic) (NBC Sports Chicago)

Patrick Kane enduring relatively slow start, searching for more puck touches (Sun-Times)

MacKenzie Entwistle adjusting to playing left wing for first time (Sun-Times)

“Dads Trip” brings out “a little bit of a hockey nerd” in the fathers of the Blackhawks (Tribune)

The Blackhawks “bend, don’t break” style is commendable, but is it sustainable? (The Athletic)

Blackhawks notebook: Jonathan Toews’ one-day-at-a-time mentality now “more by choice” (Sun-Times)

Blackhawks Bits: Ian Mitchell activated from IR, assigned to Rockford (SCH)

RECAPS: Kings 2, Blackhawks 1 (SCH)

Blackhawks notebook: Arvid Soderblom’s long NHL stint provides “great boost” to confidence (Sun-Times)

Blackhawks-Kings games bring fuzzy memories, warn of fuzzier futures (The Athletic)

Blackhawks AHL prospect update for 11/9: Reichel, Galvas are red-hot (SCH)

Blackhawks NCAA prospect update for 11/9: Wise starring at Ohio State (SCH)

Toews, Domi helping Blackhawks lead NHL in faceoff percentage (Sun-Times)

Blackhawks tweak power play entry patterns, in-zone setup after poor stretch (Sun-Times)

How Jarred Tinordi has played to his strengths and found a home with the Blackhawks (The Athletic)


Islanders 4, Senators 2 (NHL)

Flames 6, Kings 5 (NHL)

Blues 3, Avalanche 2 (NHL)


Laine to miss 3-4 weeks with sprained ankle (NHL)

Muzzin out indefinitely for Maple Leafs (NHL)

World Cup of Hockey won’t be held in 2024 (NHL) (ESPN)

Luongo shines as forward in Legends Classic (NHL)

Chabot out one week with concussion (NHL)

Capitals Aube-Kubel suspended 3 games for check (ESPN)

CBJ’s Werenski likely out rest of regular season (ESPN)

Coleman fined maximum for slew-footing (NHL)

Coyotes’ proposed new arena sent to public vote (ESPN)

Devils name Brodeur executive VP of hockey ops (ESPN)

Recently retired Subban joining ESPN as analyst (ESPN)

Vancouver’s Tanner Pearson out 4-6 weeks (The Athletic)

Oilers’ Kane out 3-4 months with cut wrist (NHL)

Slafkovsky suspended 2 games for boarding (NHL)

Kaprizov fined maximum for roughing (NHL)

Luff out 10-12 weeks for Red Wings (NHL)

Nichushkin out one month for Avalanche (NHL)

Neil to have No. 25 retired by Senators (NHL)

Kane leaves Oilers game with cut wrist (NHL)
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2022-23 PHF Signing Tracker (The Ice Garden)

Meyer-Crothers details years of bullying by Miller (ESPN)

Lace bite to NHL breakout: Inside Mason Marchment’s hockey journey (ESPN)

“Blueland is back”: Thrashers to make a one-night comeback (ESPN)

10 predictions for the 2022-23 PHF season (The Ice Garden)