The Chicago Blackhawks signed defenseman Sheldon Brookbank on Sunday.
Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville thinks the Hawks can be a Cup contender.
Duncan Keith had a broken finger and minor surgery on his elbow early last offseason.
Greenberg: The Blackhawks were simply lacking too much in the end.
The penalty kill continues to struggle to keep players out of the crease.
Audio: Brent Seabrook talks about his strong play down the stretch.
Rapid Reaction: Sloppy play cost the Hawks in a shootout loss to the Wild.
Rapid Reaction: The Blackhawks lost a four-goal lead but pulled out a win.
Audio: Johnny Oduya talks playoffs and how they can improve the power play.
The Blackhawks may find that some setbacks now will pay off in the playoffs.
The Blackhawks wouldn't blame their bad loss on playing shorthanded.
The Blackhawks defense faces a challenge playing without Duncan Keith.
The Hawks defense has played better as a whole since Johnny Oduya arrived.
Rapid Reaction: For the second straight game, a quick start led to a Hawks' win.
The Blackhawks will benefit from hard-fought games vs. the Red Wings.