Sun-Times writer Mark Lazerus comments on Stalberg’s benching, the possibility of a more physical approach in tomorrow’s game and the chances of the Hawks facing the L.A. Kings next round.
Chicago Blackhawks’ Viktor Stalberg celebrates after Nick Leddy scored winning goal against Detroit Red Wings during Hawks’ 2-1 win in overtime during NHL game at United Center in Chicago on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013. (Scott Strazzante / Chicago Tribune)
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