Morning Bag Skate: Blackhawks drop first home game of 2017

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

The Chicago Blackhawks fell 3-2 to the Minnesota Wild for their first home loss of 2017 on Sunday at United Center.


**RECAP: Hawks fall to Wild despite Kane’s big effort (SCH)

**Schmaltz adopts different approach in second stint (Chicago Tribune)

**Weekend losses provide wake-up call for Hawks (The Athletic)


**RECAP: Berglund, Hutton lift Blues to OT win over Ducks (STLToday)

**Colorado’s downfall a result of draft, personnel miscues (Denver Post)

**Avs’ MacKinnon confirms he was briefly benched (Denver Post)


**RECAP: Capitals top Flyers, win ninth straight (Japers’ Rink)

**RECAP: Hall sends Devils past Canucks in OT (All About The Jersey)

**Lightning’s Callahan out four weeks with lower-body injury (PHT)

**Oilers recall D-man Oesterle from AHL Condors (PHT)


**WHL Sunday roundup (WHL)

**OHL Sunday roundup (OHL)