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Chris Kuc: Blackhawks back in Central chase with 2 big wins in a row

“The Hawks are certainly happy with their reversal of fortune in the Central. What seemed like a lost cause in the race for the division title has again turned into a dogfight.”


Mark Lazerus: Blackhawks steamroll Kings for second straight big win

“The Kings are the top shot-suppression team in the NHL, giving up an average of 27 shots per game. The Hawks had 27 shots midway through the second period, 40 in all.”

Mark Potash: Backup goalie Scott Darling gives Blackhawks a lift in victory over Kings

“The Hawks have a habit of rising to the defense of their backup goaltender, whether it’s Antti Raanta or Darling, and came through again Monday night.”


Tracey Myers: Blackhawks continue push toward playoffs with win over Kings

“Indeed, the Blackhawks kept Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick busy, firing at least 11 shots at him each period.”

Tracey Myers: Five Things: Blackhawks’ defense bringing the offense

“Considering how dry their scoring has been lately, the Blackhawks will take goals from anyone. Still, getting it from the defense is definitely a bonus.”

Nina Falcone: Blackhawks commend Scott Darling on big outing vs. Kings

“The Blackhawks have reiterated all season long that they’re comfortable with whoever’s in net. Darling once against strengthened their confidence in his game with another big outing against a big opponent.”


FifthFeather: They Don’t Love You Like I Love You: Blackhawks 4, Kings 1

“If the Kings do manage to make the playoffs (which they most assuredly will), at least the Hawks can say they did everything to keep them out.”


randyholt: Blackhawks dethrone Kings, dominate in 4-1 victory

“Overall, this has to completely shift the mentality that the Hawks and their fans had just a few games ago.”