Earlier today during a chat on ESPNChicago.com a rather savvy reader asked Blackhawks beat reporter Scott Powers a particularly enlightened question…

 

Based on his response it would appear that the question was just a little too good for the forum in fact.  So I thought I would take it upon myself to do the digging that a professional beat reporter could not. 

I’ve made no bones about the fact that I’m a big Nick Leddy fan.  He’s a 22 year old defenseman wrapping up his third season in the league – having only played the equivalent of two seasons though due to this year’s shortened calendar More >