Morning Bag Skate 2/12

Blackhawks streak getting national attention, hey look it's Jake Dowell, IceHogs and Walleye reports, Flames claim MacDonald, Rinne needs more scoring and some realignment chatter.

Blackhawks streak sucking up other streaks (Puck Daddy)

Pain comes with the territory for being a defenseman (Sun Times)

1st quarter report card (Checking Line)

Jake Dowell back in the AHL (RR Star)

IceHogs midseason awards (Blackhawks)

Weekly Walleye Wrap Up (Runs On Duncan)

Flames claim goalie Joey MacDonald from the Red Wings (Detroit News)

Pekka Rinne wants more offense in Nashville. No kidding?? (Sporting News)

Jason Chimera wants to be sure the players have a say in realignment (Washington Post)