Found February 14, 2012 on Midwest Sports Fans:
The last time the Chicago Blackhawks won a game was almost a month ago on January 20th against the Florida Panthers. At that point in time the ‘Hawks had won the last five of their six games. There were problems, but those problems looked as if they might iron out as the season progressed. Fast forward nearly a month, with more eight games in the books, and the ‘Hawks have dropped eight straight and haven’t won a road game since before Christmas. That’s right, Christmas. It’s no mystery why this has happened. It’s the poor defensive play. In this current losing streak, the ‘Hawks haven’t held a team to fewer than three goals. You can’t expect to give up three or more goals and win games in the NHL. It’s also important to note that the ‘Hawks don’t have a shutout the whole season. The Blackhawks' defense has failed the team miserably during the losing streak. It’s now become apparent that the defensive problems are not just going to “iron out” and are probably here to stay f

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