Morning Bag Skate: Patrick Kane, Team USA to play Finland in final World Cup tuneup game

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

Chicago Blackhawks star forward Patrick Kane and the United States will face off against Hawks prospect Ville Pokka and Finland in a World Cup tuneup game at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. It’s the final tuneup game for both teams.


**LOOK: Darling’s new mask features Stan Mikita’s Donuts (SCH)

**Top 25 Under 25: No. 6 Ryan Hartman (SCH)

**Toews using offseason to recover from ‘off’ season (The Athletic)

**SCH GIF Tournament (SCH)


**Preds Top 25 Under 25: No. 1 Filip Forsberg (OTF)

**Blues bring back Porter to camp on PTO (PHT)

**Jets Top 25 Under 25: No. 22 Logan Stanley (AIH)

**Jets Top 25 Under 25: No. 23 Tucker Poolman (AIH)


**’NHL 17’ is a good game, but single player feels stagnant (SCH)

**Malkin says his elbow is ‘pretty strong right now’ (Post-Gazette)

**UFA Dennis Seidenberg hopeful ‘something comes up’ (PHT)

**Still unsigned, Kucherov is Lightning’s offseason enigma (TB Times)

**Caps’ Orlov on contract talks: ‘We’ll see’ (CSN Mid-Atlantic)


**Blues’ Berglund replaces Rakell for Sweden at World Cup (STLGT)

**USA Hockey store to open in Las Vegas (PHT)