If you look at the Blackhawks season, you will notice at the top of one of its centers is leading the team with 10 points. If the player is calculated Jonathan Toews, think again.
Instead, Artem Anisimov is who has five goals and five assists through the first eight games Hawks.
Toews, meanwhile, has yet to score a goal, even though he has three assists. Toews laughed Friday when asked if he is eager to score his first goal of the season.
Toews is right to say that it is a slow starter. Last season his first goal arrived eight games into the season, and finished with 28. The season before he had a goal in his first seven games, but finished with 28. On Friday, Joel Quenneville coach paired with Patrick Kane Toews, along with Richard Panik in an effort to get Toews on the board. It is likely to be back together on Sunday when the Hawks face the Kings. Read More