Originally posted on NBC Chicago  |  Last updated 11/11/11
Ah, back to NHL hockey. The Hawks return home to find a waiting Calgary Flames squad tonight at the United Center. The Hawks have been pretty good the past few years in these back-to-back situations, and they haven't lost in regulation in three attempts this year. They also get the added bonus of playing a team that hasn't beaten them here in four years, and one that's struggling. Stil, the Hawks faced both the Tampa Bay Lightning and Vancouver Canucks when they had six wins and seven losses, as the Flames do, and those didn't go the Hawks way. While a dominant win was what was wanted off the drive-thru menu in Columbus, the fear that the Hawks will return to their non-chalant and sloppy ways against a team everyone knows they should beat always lurks in the shadows. Calgary comes in last in their division, and are hurtling towards a massive rebuild of an aging and over-compensated squad. They don't have a lot of scoring outside of legend Jarome Iginla and his linemate Alex Tanguay....
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