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Blackhawks stay hot and other things we learned in the NHL last week

Blackhawks stay hot and other things we learned in the NHL last week

What we learned from the last week of play in the NHL:

Patrick Kane is immune to gravity

The Chicago Blackhawks winger, who won the NHL scoring title last season, was being dragged to the ice by a Montreal Canadiens defender Sunday when he got off a shot that turned into a spectacular and game-winning goal in Chicago’s 3-2 victory. The Blackhawks extended their point streak to 9-0-2 as they prepared for their annual Circus Trip, a seven-game, 12-day odyssey through Canada and all three NHL outposts in California. It was only the second regulation loss this season for the Canadiens (13-2-1).

Oilers hit a bump in the road

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