Morning Bag Skate: Blackhawks win 4th straight

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

Artemi Panarin had a goal and two assists to help the Chicago Blackhawks to their fourth straight win, 5-2 against the Winnipeg Jets on Friday at MTS Centre.


**RECAP: Hawks beat Jets, avoid season sweep (SCH)

**Schmaltz eager to make most of opportunity of Toews’ line (Chicago Sun Times)

**Havlat helped carry Hawks from their worst days to their best (SCH)


**RECAP: Koivu’s shootout goal lifts Wild over Lightning (Hockey Wilderness)

**Rantanen one of few bright spots for Avs (Denver Post)


**Red Wings, Tigers owner Mike Ilitch dies at age 87 (SBN)

**Vegas, Capuano talk head coaching position (SBN)

**Red Wings’ Ericsson to have season-ending wrist surgery (PHT)

**Caps’ Burakovsky out 4-6 weeks with hand injury (Washington Post)

**Sabres GM not actively shopping Evander Kane (PHT)

**Sens begin preliminary extension talks with Condon (PHT)

**Canucks send Baertschi home from trip with concussion (PHT)


**RECAP: No. 9 UMass-Lowell overcomes mistakes, upsets No. 3 BU (USCHO)

**RECAP: Merrimack snaps 30-game skid at No. 7 BC (SBNCH)

**RECAP: Donato’s four goal lifts No. 4 Harvard over No. 6 Union (USCHO)

**RECAP: No. 8 Western Michigan survives UNO (Omaha World Herald)

**RECAP: Goodwin sparks No. 10 Penn state past No. 17 Wisconsin (Black Shoes Diaries)

**OHL Friday night roundup (OHL)