Morning Bag Skate: Scott Darling, Hurricanes shut down Blackhawks

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

Scott Darling made 22 saves in his first game at United Center since his offseason trade, and the Carolina Hurricanes defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Thursday.

Carolina’s win snapped Chicago’s three-game home winning streak.


**RECAP: Possession fails to Hawks in loss to Hurricanes (SCH)

**Hawks sign Rutta to 1-year, $2.25 million extension (SCH)

**Former Blackhawk of the Week: Teuvo Teravainen (SCH)

**Hawks to honor gold medalists Kendall Coyne, Alex Rigsby on Sunday (SCH)

**Teravainen sure would look good in a Hawks sweater right now (Chicago Sun-Times)

**Hawks prospect Ejdsell talks about his development, trade (SCH)

**Hawks fans voted best in NHL by 2018 NHLPA’s player poll (SCH)


**RECAP: Predators defeat Ducks for 10th straight win (On The Forecheck)

**Why Fiala is fundamental to Nashville’s success (On The Forecheck)

**RECAP: Jets end Hall’s streak, beat Devils (Arctic Ice Hockey)

**RECAP: Avs fall to Blue Jackets for 3rd straight OT loss (Mile High Hockey)


**RECAP: Marchand scores late to boost Bruins past Flyers (Stanley Cup of Chowder)

**RECAP: Sabres defeat Sens in shootout (Die By The Blade)

**RECAP: Golden Knights, Fleury shut out Red Wings (Knights On Ice)

**Golden Knights sign Bemidji State d-man Zach Whitecloud to ELC (Knights On Ice)

**RECAP: Vasilevskiy gets 40th win, Lightning top Rangers (Raw Charge)

**RECAP: Panthers keep pace by blanking Canadiens (

**RECAP: Oilers rally to defeat Islanders in shootout (


**Big Read: How Dahlin became Sweden’s next great prospect (Sportsnet)

**Feasibility study: Illinois setting just right for hockey (The News Gazette)

**Feasibility study recommends $50M downtown Champaign hockey facility (The News Gazette)

**Hilary Knight returns to CWHL, signs with Montreal (The Ice Garden)

**10 semifinalists named for NCAA’s Mike Richter award (SBNCH)

**OHL Roundup: Trent Fox scores hat trick as Steelheads down Petes (Sportsnet)

**QMJHL Roundup: Samuel stops 33 shots to lead Remparts over Huskies (Sportsnet)