-- Has the unbeatable attitude that spread like wildfire through the Blackhawks' dressing room last spring finally returned?
"The one thing I talked to our guys about and our coaches earlier in the year was it doesn't happen overnight. As much as you'd like to have these things sorted out back in the fall, when you have a new group like we had this year it takes time before everyone really settles into what they can do to help the team."
-- Chicago GM Stan Bowman
Admitting it publically is too difficult, especially when they closely study how the final 20 minutes of their last two games unfolded with Minnesota and Calgary creating some scary moments for the Hawks and their fans. Believing it is different, and albeit in a very quiet way, that's definitely what is at least now starting to happen.
Chicago has won six straight games and is 8-1-2 in the last 11 to climb from 11th to fourth in the Western Conference.
said following Chicago's latest win, 6-4 against Calgary on Wednesday.