Morning Bag Skate 4/30

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

The Blackhawks succeed by staying above the fray. (Tribune)

Even though they won't say it, but the Hawks want the Wild. (Sun Times)

Both the Avalanche and Wild challenge the Hawks. (CSN Chicago)

Jonathan Toews can add Messier Award finalist to his resume. (ESPN Chicago)

The CI boys and Slaky give the Blues the sendoff they so richly deserve. (Puck Daddy)

Mike Yeo sees Game 7 as growth. (Star Tribune)

Matt Duchene is not 100% but is ready for Game 7. (Denver Post)

Flyers force Game 7 versus the Rangers. (Broad St Hockey/Blue Shirt Banter)

Claude Julien hates Montreal. (Pro Hockey Talk)