Morning Bag Skate: Blackhawks host Andrew Shaw, Canadiens

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

The Chicago Blackhawks will look to get back into the win column when they host the Montreal Canadiens on Sunday at the United Center.


**Hartman’s energy fueling Hawks (CSNC)

**Hawks scoring clutch goals - but are not happy they're needed (Chicago Tribune)

**West no longer best in rapidly changing NHL (Sun Times)

**Hawks release 2017 Winter Classic alumni roster (SCH)


**RECAP: Wild struggle in loss against Flyers (Hockey Wilderness)

**RECAP: Blue Jackets score 8 goals against Blues (St. Louis Game Time)

**Rinne, Preds shut out Ducks (On The Forecheck)

**Avs recall Greer from AHL (Mile High Hockey)


**RECAP: Price, Habs shut out Red Wings (Habs Eyes On The Prize)

**RECAP: Jones makes 25 saves, Sharks defeat Lightning (Fear The Fin)

**RECAP: Malgin’s goal lifts Panthers past Islanders (Litter Box Cats)

**RECAP: Devils defeat Sabres for fourth straight win (All About The Jersey)

**RECAP: Crosby scores 10th in Penguins win over Leafs (Pensburgh)

**RECAP: Staal, Teravainen each get 4 points in ‘Canes win (Canes Country)

**RECAP: Rask impressive again in Bruins win over Coyotes (Boston Herald)

**Jackets’ Johnson gives up most of 2 years' pay in bankruptcy settlement (Columbus Dispatch)

**Devils acquire Straka from Flyers in exchange for conditional draft pick (PHT)

**Canucks to recall Virtanen after 2 games in AHL (theScore)


**RECAP: No. 6 North Dakota falls to No. 2 Denver, drops 6th straight (Grand Forks Herald)

**RECAP: No. 9 Notre Dame third period sinks Northeastern (SBNCH)

**RECAP: No. 4 Boston U doubles up No. 18 Michigan (Maize n Brew)

**RECAP: Nichols stops 46 as UConn ties No. 14 Ohio State (USCHO)

**Kiersted’s 3-point night lifts USHL Chicago past Waterloo (Steel)

**OHL Saturday night recap (OHL)

**WHL Saturday night recap (WHL)