Morning Bag Skate 4/15

Our daily look at Blackhawks news and the happenings around the world of hockey.

Mark Potash of the Sun Times tells us Jonathan Toews is rested and ready for the playoffs.

Chris Kuc of the Tribune says Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews could be targeted by the Blues. Well, duh!

Scott Powers of ESPN tells us that the Blackhawks don't feel lucky to play the Blues.

Tracy Myers of CSN Chicago says the the Blackhawks are getting prepared to be physical. *autoplay

Mike Spellman of the Daily Herald writes on how Jonathan Toews is content on the Blackhawks' response to Brook Orpik's hit.  Good, let's put this to bed already!

Jeremy Rutherford of the Post-Dispatch says the Blues are hoping the return of injured forwards can be the difference versus the Hawks.

Ryan Lambert of Yahoo says the Colorado Avalanche's success is unsustainable.

Jeremy Sargent of On The Forecheck gives us three candidates for the new head coach in Nashville.

CBS Sports has video of an adorable dog who can't get enough of the Minnesota Wild. Hopefully this cute guy wises up and picks a new team.

Joe Yerdon of Pro Hockey Talk tells us about Jon Cooper's idea of home ice advantage.