After tough losses to Washington and Minnesota, the Chicago Blackhawks have responded winning their last three games. More importantly, captain Jonathan Toews is finding the scoring sheet again.
The calendar year 2017 didn’t start exactly the way the Chicago Blackhawks wanted, but since the loss in the outdoor game to the Blues, the Blackhawks have won 7 of their last 9 games.
Of those last 9, 5 of the games were decided by one goal. Soon, bubble teams will be jockeying for playoff position and the competition will ramp up, but the Blackhawks have put themselves in a great playoff position midway through the season.
Let’s discuss the three stars of the week for the Blackhawks and others around the NHL.