Yes, the Blackhawks made it home today. Thank goodness — because who wants to be stuck in Columbus? Oh, sorry, Rick Nash. (ESPN Chicago)
Joel Quenneville is happy with how Marty Turco played on Tuesday:
Ã¢â‚¬Å“He was good; he battled,Ã¢â‚¬Â Quenneville said. Ã¢â‚¬Å“We gave up the lead, and he did some good things and kept us right in there.Ã¢â‚¬Â
The article also mentions that Coach Q isn’t saying who will be in goal for the game against the Canucks. (Chicago Sun-Times)
Troy Brouwer is at his best when he’s physical, says Adam Jahns of the Sun-Times. Brouwer, who leads the team in hits with 169, seems to agree:
Ã¢â‚¬Å“The coaches said they wanted me to be more physical,Ã¢â‚¬Â said Brouwer, who has 15 goals and 29 points. Ã¢â‚¬Å“I had a slow start to the season, and I had to do something to make sure I was being noticed and staying in the lineup every night.”
Finally, you might have seen this on Puck Daddy yesterday, but if you haven’t, here it is — the Rockford IceHogs (AHL affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks) piggy bank video.
That’s pretty messed up, IceHogs.