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Jimmy Greenfield: Changes must be in store for Blackhawks to avoid a three-peat of missing the playoffs

To pinpoint when things started to go wrong for the Blackhawks this season we have to go back a ways.

Losing to the Kings earlier this month was a terrible blow given just how hard the Hawks had fought to get back into the Western Conference wild-card race. But that's not it.

Corey Crawford's second season-altering concussion in as many years was devastating but, largely thanks to a resurgent power play, the Hawks went 16-7-3 in the 26 games

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