Morning Bag Skate: Blackhawks’ Gustav Forsling out vs. Devils

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

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Gustav Forsling did not travel with the team and will not play Friday against the New Jersey Devils.

Forsling, who is day-to-day with an upper-body injury sustained during the secsond period against Calgary on Monday, did not practice Thursday.


**Kane, Toews skate on same line in practice (SCH)

**Forsling out, Crawford in vs. Devils (CSNC)

**Rockford report: Dahlstrom, Johnson and more (SCH)

**Hawks wear Cubs jersey during road trip (SCH)

**Hawks week ahead: Kings cap sleepy schedule (SCH)


**RECAP: Dubnyk, Wild get second straight shutout (

**RECAP: Blues' offense stays stale in shootout vs. Red Wings (STLToday)

**RECAP: Laine scores twice in Jets’ win over Stars (AIH)

**RECAP: Preds fall to Kings in OT (OTF)

**Report: Jets still willing to offer Trouba 6-year contract (theScore)

**Wild lose Scandella to lower-body injury (PHT)

**Blues put Paajarvi on waivers (PHT)


**LA group interested in KeyArena renovation (Seattle Times)

**RECAP: Crosby leads Penguins past Islanders (Pensburgh)

**RECAP: Coyotes complete season sweep of Flyers (FFH)

**RECAP: Andersen, Maple Leafs end skid with win over Panthers (

**RECAP: Habs rally to beat Lightning (EOTP)

**Ducks finally sign Lindholm to 6-year, $31.5 million deal (OC Register)

**Lightning’s Kucherov dealing with undisclosed injury (theScore)

**Ottawa MP raises concerns about possible Parliament Hill game (CBC News)

**Group exploring construction of arena near Scottsdale (Arizona Sports)

**Blues waive Dylan McIlrath (BB)


**Former Isles goalie Kevin Poulin signs with KHL’s Barys (PHT)

**No. 7 Notre Dame drops Hockey East opener to UConn (NDInsider)

**No. 2 Minnesota speeds by St. Cloud State women (USCHO)