Jay Zawaski is the executive producer of The Spiegel and Goff Show. He’s been at 670 The Score since 2001 and has produced shows for Mike North, Mike Murphy, Doug Buffone and many others. He also hosts Bud Light Hockey Night in Chicago. Follow Jay on Twitter at @JayZawaski670.
The Hawks sent Saad, defenseman Michael Paliotta and forward Alex Broadhurst to the Blue Jackets for four forwards, including Artem Anisimov and Marko Dano.
Chicago drafted four wingers and three defensemen. Sean White gives analysis on all seven.
NHL free agency opens Wednesday, and re-signing Saad is a priority.
Chicago sent backup goaltender Antti Raanta to the New York Rangers in exchange for winger Ryan Haggerty.
Defensive depth has been Chicago’s problem in the postseason.
Both sides have offensive firepower, and this figures to be a fast-paced series.
Keith had three assists, saved a goal and logged big ice time again.
Chicago controlled play for much of Sunday’s 4-1 loss in Game 1 against Anaheim.
Chicago has dominated puck possessions against Anaheim this season.
From top to bottom, Chicago has found consistency.
Can Chicago solve Minnesota goalie Devan Dubnyk?
Scott Darling allowed four goals on 28 shots in a Game 5 loss.
Pekka Rinne will look to carry Nashville to victory.
Nashville is tough as nails defensively, while St. Louis has more offensive firepower.
Duncan Keith and Johnny Oduya have stepped up, just when they’re needed most.
If this version of the Blackhawks is going to escape the first round, they need to recommit.
Corey Crawford’s been remarkable lately, and he stopped 44 more shots Monday night in a win.
Jay Zawaski is full of observations on Antoine Vermette, Teuvo Teravainen, the power play and more.
Chicago has made a big push in its quest for a Stanley Cup.
Assuming (and hoping) Kimmo Timonen is healthy, the Hawks have acquired exactly what they needed to acquire, Jay Zawaski writes.