Morning Bag Skate: Blackhawks host Predators

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

The Chicago Blackhawks host the Nashville Predators on Sunday at United Center.


**Late agent switch doesn’t derail Panarin’s deal (Chicago Tribune)

**Hawks want more consistent play in second half (CSN)

**Toews to wear Team USA gear after losing WJC bet to Kane (SCH)


**RECAP: Laine injured in Jets loss to Sabres (

**RECAP: Kings win in OT after Wild tie game late (Hockey Wilderness)

**RECAP: Berglund gives Blues against Stars (

**Predators place James Neal to IR (PHT)

**Sakic doesn’t plan on trading MacKinnon, Rantanen or Jost (PHT)


**RECAP: Flyers defeat Lightning, snap five-game skid (Broad Street Hockey)

**RECAP: Late goal by Grabner rallies Rangers (Blueshirt Banter)

**RECAP: Rask, Bruins shut out Panthers (

**RECAP: Five Canadiens score in win against Maple Leafs (

**RECAP: Capitals shut out Sens for fifth straight win (Japers’ Rink)

**RECAP: Oilers win on Letestu’s power play goal in OT (Copper N Blue)

**RECAP: Coyotes end nine-game losing streak (Five For Howling)

**RECAP: Flames end Canucks’ six-game win streak (

**Panthers place Bjugstad on IR (theScore)


**Colorado College upsets No. 1 Minnesota-Duluth (Duluth News Tribune)

**OHL Saturday roundup (OHL)