Morning Bag Skate 8/6

Blackhawks should have an easy run in the realigned NHL. Thanks for the kiss of death buddy! (CBS Chicago)

Chris Chelios is hired by Fox Sports 1. (Madhouse Enforcer)

BHTV followed John McDonough on his day with the Cup

Rockford Rewind : Andrew Shaw (IceHogs)

A great look at Western Conference defensive pairings. (NHL Numbers)

Former Red Wings forward Shawn Burr dies at 47. (MLive)

The Coyotes finally have a new owner, but will they have any fans? (Sporting News)

How the Wayne Gretzky trade impacted California hockey. (TSN)

NHL teams keep throwing money into their rotten cores. (Puck Daddy)

Should the NHL bring back serving the full two minutes? Won't effect the Hawks since all teams serve their full 2 minutes versus our power play! (Hockey Wilderness)

Sabres keep teasing their new third jersey. (Icethetics)