Jonathan Toews scored on a penalty shot to start Chicago’s four-goal first period against New York backup Martin Biron, and the Blackhawks snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 4-2 victory over the East-leading Rangers on Thursday night.
Derek Stepan has dealt with high expectations with ease. His prep school coach, Tom Ward joined Hartnett to discuss Derek’s exciting progress with the Rangers.
Jonathan Toews netted the only goal in the shootout, after posting a short-handed goal and assist in regulation, and the Chicago Blackhawks outlasted the New York Islanders 5-4 on Friday night.
On a day dominated by football talk, the Islanders made a minor trade.
The Chicago Blackhawks and New York Rangers both lost key members of their offense during October, but they are receiving contributions elsewhere.