Morning Bag Skate: Blackhawks host Jets

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

The Chicago Blackhawks host the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night at United Center.


**‘Why now? Why me?’ Broken sticks a constant source of frustration (Sun Times)

**For Hawks defensemen, different partners can mean different approaches (Chicago Tribune)

**Hawks thrive in one-goal games, third periods (Chicago Tribune)

**Tootoo celebrates the day he was ‘gifted a new life’ (CSN)

**AskLaz Mailbag: What will happen with Darling, Panarin? (Sun Times)

**Former Blackhawks roundup: Saad producing in Columbus (The Athletic)


**Hitchcock's passion to lead has fueled standout career (STLToday)

**Officiating Winter Classic will be highlight for St. Louisan Peel (STLToday)

**Boudreau, Wild are figuring out each other (Star Tribune)

**Stars place Roussel on IR (PHT)


**Penguins sign Sullivan to 3-year extension (Pensburgh)

**Lightning sign Mathieu Joseph to entry-level contract (Raw Charge)

**Blue Jackets fan still buys season ticket for deceased girlfriend (BlueJackets Xtra)


**Barzal, Strome prove explosive as Canada beats Russia at WJC (PHT)

**Keller’s two goals lead USA over Latvia in WJC opener (PHT)