Morning Bag Skate: Blackhawks squander 3-goal lead in OT loss to Lightning

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

The Chicago Blackhawks built a three-goal lead midway through the second period, but the Tampa Bay Lightning stormed backed for a 5-4 overtime win Monday at Amalie Arena.

In CHL action, Alex DeBrincat scored a goal and two assists for Erie to take a 3-0 series lead over Sarnia.


**RECAP: Hawks blow 3-goal lead against Bolts (SCH)

**Hawks sign prospect Iacopelli, per report (SCH)


**RECAP: Panthers top Islanders, keep pace in Central (On The Forecheck)

**RECAP: Blues keep pace in Central with win over Coyotes (St. Louis GameTime)

**RECAP: Avalanche loses again, falls to Flames (Mile High Hockey)


**Every 2017 NHL college free agent signing in one place (SBN)

**RECAP: Athanasiou scores OT winner for Red Wings against Hurricanes (Winging It In Motown)

**RECAP: Sabres defeat Panthers in Gionta’s 1,000th NHL game (Die By The Blade)

**Hurricanes’ Lack stretchered off ice after taking elbow to the face (SBN)

**An inside look at life of NHL photographer (Broad Street Hockey)

**Rangers sign NCAA standout Lettieri of Minnesota (Blueshirt Banter)

**Islanders sign Northeastern captain Stevens (Lighthouse Hockey)

**Canadiens ink OHL London d-man Mete to ELC (Habs Eyes On The Prize)

**Penguins sign Union standout Taylor (PHT)

**Sens prospect Colin White inks ATO with AHL Binghamton (Silver Seven)

**NHL suspends Sharks’ Haley for 1 game (Fear The Fin)


**Everything you need to know about the USA women’s hockey team boycott (SBN)

**OHL Playoffs: Erie downs Sarnia for 3-0 lead in first-round (Sportsnet)

**QMJHL Playoffs: Alain helps Blainville-Boisbriand take 3-0 lead over Drummondville  (Sportsnet)