Morning Bag Skate: Blackhawks visit Andrew Ladd, Islanders

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

The Chicago Blackhawks visit former two-time Hawk Andrew Ladd and the New York Islanders on Thursday at Barclays Center.

Laad helped Chicago win a Stanley Cup in 2010 and was re-acquired at the trade deadline last February. In the offseason, he signed a seven-year contract worth $38.5 million with the Islanders.

HAWKS

**Daley-Scuderi trade still having an impact (SCH)

**Darling: ‘I’m still auditioning for Blackhawks’ (SCH)

**Anisimov keeps scoring key goals (Chicago Tribune)

**Decision to play van Riemsdyk over Kempny is complicated (SCH)

CENTRAL DIVISION

**RECAP: Flyers hold off Avs for 10th straight win (Mile High Hockey)

**Is it time for Jets to fire head coach Paul Maurice? (Arctic Ice Hockey)

NHL

**RECAP: Sharks defeat Sens in shootout (Fear The Fin)

**RECAP: Rust scores in OT for Penguins 7th straight win (Pensburgh)

**RECAP: Boyle, Killorn power Lightning past Flames (Raw Charge)

**Kings rule out Quick until March (PHT)

**Panthers owner says nothing has changed in Dale Tallon’s role (Sportsnet)

HOCKEY WORLD

**Canada makes final cuts from WJC selection camp roster (Sportsnet)

**UND’s Boeser undergoes wrist surgery, won’t play for U.S. at WJC (SBNCH)

**OHL Wednesday night roundup (OHL)

**WHL Wednesday night roundup (WHL)