Originally posted on NBC Chicago  |  Last updated 11/26/11
Not one for those with the high blood pressure, was it? There shouldn't be marker games in November against a team that is plummeting toward Earth like a tank dropped out of a plane with no parachute (just watched A-Team, sorry). That would be a game you look back at the end of the season and say, "That was when it came together" or "That was a springboard." But then sometimes an NHL season doesn't fit into a conventional package. The Hawks showed some grit, heart, and most of all they never panicked even when the tide looked to be heading against them in the first five minutes. They didn't look to the heavens and wonder if there was a higher power keeping them at bay in the 2nd when Jonas Hiller looked to be pulling his usual rabbit out of a hat routine against the Hawks. They simply put their head down, continued to dominate the game and looked assured that everything would turn their way. It did, and at the very least the Hawks got a heartening victory out of it. What to take fro...
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