Morning Bag Skate: Blackhawks visit Flyers

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

The Chicago Blackhawks visit the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.


**Toews placed on IR, van Riemsdyk activated (SCH)

**WATCH: Toews, Auston Matthews face off in ‘Call Your Shot’ challenge (SCH)

**Hawks paint Christmas cards (SCH)


**RECAP: Johnson, Flames win in shootout over Wild (Hockey Wilderness)


**Report: NHLPA rejects proposal to extend CBA in exchange for Olympics (PHT)

**RECAP: Jones leads Sharks past Canadiens (Fear The Fin)

**Sabres call up Brendan Guhle from WHL Prince George (Die By The Blade)


**RECAP: No. 7 Penn State sweeps No. 20 Michigan (Black Shoes Diaries)

**RECAP: No. 11 Minnesota defeats No. 10 Ohio State in Big 10 opener (Star Tribune)

**RECAP: Thompson leads UConn to upset of No. 4 UMass-Lowell (SBNCH)

**RECAP: No. 2 Denver edges Colorado College in Gold Pan rivalry series (Colorado Springs Gazette)

**RECAP: No. 17 St. Cloud State shut out No. 16 Western Michigan (St. Cloud Times)

**OHL Friday night roundup (OHL)

**WHL Friday night roundup (WHL)