Jordin Tootoo, Dennis Rasmussen have been bright spots, but late deficits have limited their ice time.
Hawks captain has no goals and two assists through seven games.
Slow starts, poor puck-possession have led to middling start for Blackhawks.
Blackhawks give up yet another two power-play goals as penalty-kill struggles continue.
Blackhawks rookie will be a healthy scratch for the third straight game on Monday night.
Veteran defenseman has been a healthy scratch for the first six games of the season.