Morning Bag Skate: 12-4-19

A daily look at hockey news around the world.

The Blackhawks are off until Thursday when they visit the Bruins in Boston.


RECAP: IceHogs top Moose for 3rd straight win (SCH)

Boqvist’s World Juniors status still uncertain (SCH)

Blackhawks place Shaw in concussion protocol (SCH)

World Juniors: Teply named to Czech Republic’s camp roster (SCH)

Three takeaways from Blackhawks’ 4-0 loss to Blues (SCH)


Exclusive: Wild GM Bill Guerin dishes on his dinner with Kaprizov (The Athletic)

RECAP: Wild rally past Panthers in 4th straight win, extend point streak (Hockey Wilderness)

Wild’s Spurgeon suffers broken hand (Hockey Wilderness)

RECAP: Kucherov, Lightning defeat Predators in OT (On The Forecheck)

RECAP: Stars drop 4th straight in 5-1 loss to Jets (Defending Big D)

Jets’ Kulikov out until ‘around the All-Star break’ (Winnipeg Sun)


RECAP: Bruins shut out Hurricanes, get 8th straight win (NHL)

RECAP: Canadiens defeat Islanders for first win in 9 games (NHL)

RECAP: Devils lose to Golden Knights in first game after Hynes fired (NHL)

RECAP: Flyers pull away from Maple Leafs at end, get 6th straight win (NHL)

RECAP: Soderberg has goal, 2 assists in Coyotes win against Blue Jackets (NHL)

RECAP: Rousel scores in season debut for Canucks in win against Seantors (NHL)

RECAP: Carlson has 3 points, Capitals defeat Sharks for 4th straight win (NHL)

Report: Penguins’ Hornqvist likely to miss about a month with knee injury (The Score)


Youth could be served with Canada’s WJC roster (Sportsnet)

QMJHL: Halifax’s Barron sidelined indefinitely with blood clot (Sportsnet)