Morning Bag Skate: NHL to release new adidas jerseys Tuesday

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

The NHL will release new Adidas home and away sweaters for all 31 teams Tuesday in Las Vegas.


**Jeff Marek’s mock draft: Hawks pick USNTDP forward Josh Morris (SCH)

**NHL Draft comes to ‘hockey hot spot’ of Chicago for first time (Chicago Sun Times)

**Introducing new assistant coach Ulf Samuelsson (SCH)

**Introducing new assistant coach Don Granato (SCH)

**Hawks, Golden Knights have Kruger trade in place, per report (SCH)

**Hawks leave Kruger, van Riemsdyk unprotected (SCH)

**Breaking down Hawks’ protection list (SCH)

**NHL expansion draft: Everything to know about Hawks and Vegas (SCH)

**A complete list of every Hawks pick (SCH)

**Every Hawks trade, signing during 2017 offseason in one place (SCH)


**Predators sign prospect d-man Lyytinen to 2-year ELC (PHT)

**Predators expose Neal instead of Jarnkrok (On The Forecheck)

**Wild protects Zucker, Brodin; exposes Staal, Dumba, Scandella (Star Tribune)

**Blues protect Bouwmeester, Reaves; expose Perron (St. Louis GameTime)

**Stars protection list (Defending Big D)

**Jets protection list (Arctic Ice Hockey)

**Avs protect Varlamov, expose Pickard (Mile High Hockey)


**Bob McKenzie’s 2017 NHL draft rankings reaction (SBNCH)

**SB Nation’s 2017 NHL mock draft (SBN)

**NHL expansion draft 2017: Schedule, rules, and more (SCH)

**Grading all 30 expansion draft protection lists (SBN)

**NHL Expansion draft: Pick your team (SBN)

**NHL expansion draft 2017: Best- and worst-case scenarios for each team (SBN)

**Vegas has 4 trades in place for expansion draft, per report (SBN)

**Vegas will begin selecting players for team Tuesday (Knights On Ice)

**Preds’ Neal should be a prime target for Vegas (Knights On Ice)

**Coyotes part ways with captain Doan (Five For Howling)

**Report: Russian scorer Dadonov likely to play in Vegas next season (PHT)

**Bolts re-sign Budaj for 2 years, $2.05 million (Raw Charge)


**U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame announces Class of 2017 (PHT)