In the most crucial stretch of the season for the Blackhawks, they don't pick up a win in the first part of the road trip in large part due to the power play. Host Pat Boyle is joined by Blackhawks analyst Jamal Mayers to discuss the issues the Blackhawks have in the power play and what could be coming at the trade deadline if it isn't fixed soon.

Later on, Hawks reporter Nick Gismondi does a "skate-a-long" with Kirby Dach as they discuss what it's been like for him in his rookie season.

(1:00) - Hawks don't get a win in the first three games on the Canadian road trip

(5:19) - The Hawks are six points out of the last wild card spot

(10:51) - Kirby Dach skate-a-long interview**

(14:29) - Who inspired him (Dach) the most

(16:50) - Biggest hurdle he's come across in his first year in the league

(18:44) - Getting advice from great hockey players

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