Dave Bolland’s back surgery, which will sidelined the Blackhawks’ second-line center for 12-16 weeks, won’t bring new faces to the team’s roster. At least not immediately, general manager Stan Bowman said. “We’ve got to sort things out internally first,” said Bowman, speaking several hours after Bolland’s surgery from the NHL GM meetings in Toronto. “We’ve got guys who deserve the chance to see how they can play before searching for someone else.”
A woman was fatally shot in a drive-by in Chicago Lawn.
Brian Hall was charged with felony counts of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, reckless discharge of a firearm, and being in possession of a firearm as a felon.
The Hawks remained winless through four games after a 4-1 loss spoiled what, through the first two periods, looked like a better effort.