ST. PAUL, MN - MARCH 31: Willie Mitchell #33 of the Los Angeles Kings and Mikko Koivu #9 of the Minnesota Wild battle for control of the puck during the game at the Xcel Energy Center on March 31, 2012 in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/NHLI via Getty Images)
You've got to focus on playing good hockey. When we do that we give ourselves a chance to win games. Win games and then maybe we''ll have a chance at the end. You can't worry about something like (the division title) when we're not playing our best hockey down the stretch. We'll figure things out together the way we always do and get back on the right page.
— Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews after loss to Flyers on Wednesday left them five points out of first place in Central Division