Morning Bag Skate: Darling to start for Blackhawks vs. Penguins

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

Scott Darling will start in net again with Corey Crawford out due to an illness when the Hawks host the defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday at United Center.

The Hawks will welcome a familiar face to the lineup after acquiring defenseman Johnny Oduya in a trade with the Dallas Stars on Tuesday.


**Hawks bring back Oduya from Stars (SCH)

**Hawks sign Rozsival, Tootoo to 1-year extensions (SCH)

**Chicago for life: Keith, Seabrook are city’s longest tenured athletes (The Athletic)

**Hawks hoping to avoid latest mumps outbreak (Chicago Sun Times)

**Every important Hawks trade rumor (SCH)


**RECAP: Forsberg lifts Preds to OT win over Sabres (On The Forecheck)

**RECAP: Mason, Flyers shut out Avs (Mile High Hockey)

**RECAP: Blues fall to Oilers, drop fourth straight (St. Louis GameTime)

**Ortiz: Blues throw in the towel rather than build on last year (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)

**RECAP: Wild lose Suter in win over Jets (Hockey Wilderness)

**Suter injury a concern after Wild survives Winnipeg scare (Star Tribune)

**RECAP: Stars rally past Penguins in third period (Defending Big D)


**Grading every deal at trade deadline (SBN)

**RECAP: Capitals defeat Rangers in Shattenkirk’s debut (Japers’ Rink)

**RECAP: Bruins defeat Coyotes for third straight win (

**RECAP: Panthers defeat Hurricanes in shootout (Canes Country)

**RECAP: Price, Canadiens shut out Blue Jackets (

**RECAP: Bishop loses Kings debut in OT against Flames (Matchsticks and Gasoline)

**RECAP: Abdelkader, Red Wings defeat Canucks in OT (Winging It In Motown)

**RECAP: Hertl lifts Sharks past Maple Leafs (Fear The Fin)

**Video: Coyotes’ Burmistrov leaves on stretcher after hit by Bruins’ Miller (SBN)

**Sharks acquire Hansen from Canucks (Fear The Fin)

**Hansen trade reaction: Sharks badly overpay (Fear The Fin)

**Canadiens have acquired Steve Ott from Red Wings (Habs Eyes On The Prize)

**Ott brings grit to an overstuffed Habs bottom-six (Habs Eyes On The Prize)

**Rangers' Girardi out up to 2 weeks with ankle injury (theScore)

**Rangers acquire Brendan Smith from Red Wings for 2 picks (Blueshirt Banter)

**Oilers trade defenseman Davidson to Habs for Desharnais (SBN)

**Hurricanes trade Stalberg to Senators for draft pick (Canes Country)

**Senators announce 2-year extension for newly acquired Burrows (theScore)


**Diving, embellishment still rarely penalized in college hockey (Grand Forks Herald)