Listen: Blackhawks, Jeremy Colloton, John Mcdonough discussed on WBBM Evening News
"Now, here's Dave Carney. It's starting to set in the Blackhawks were the new head coach. Jeremy Colloton named the smartening after Joel Quenneville was relieved of his duties, three Stanley Cups to his credit. But the Blackhawks unable to get out of the first round in the two seasons that followed the third one. And then last spring a complete miss of the playoffs in this season's hawk. Team off to a six six and three start not good enough. As far as management was concerned. And it's a new head coach is a result club president John McDonough asked why the move was made. Now, we had not contemplated a decision last year. We didn't have our goaltender. We didn't have Corey Crawford. Marion hosts it was out for the season. I thought in our group thought it was unfair at the time. But where we are right now. We got off to a fairly good start. Start slumped recently. We gotta get this going in the right direction. We wanna make sure that we're able to. Salvage the season. Do everything we can to get this, right? I've said this before people always want to talk about what is the right time. John what what what is the right time is June seventh the right time is December tenth the right time. There is no right. Colloton. Taking over starting Thursday night when the hawks host Carolina college basketball was opening night oil it gets a win in their first game at home, seventy six forty five over Missouri. Kansas City, Indiana takes care of Chicago state one four fifty five Notre Dame eighty four UIC sixty seven Illinois state getting by Florida Gulf Coast, seventy four to sixty six also northern Illinois. Getting a win eastern falls at Texas. Western Illinois loses at Creighton to football where the bears with the day off. But they'll get ready for the Detroit Lions starting tomorrow at Halas hall, the bears at five and three and yes, they're in. I by themselves in the NFC, north the lions are three and five and from basketball veteran center.."