We're far enough into the season not to use the "it's early" excuse, but there still some players and teams that have every reason to expect things will get better.
The Blackhawks scored the first goal but couldn't build on it, falling to Winnipeg 3-1 on Saturday. Here are 10 observations from the loss.
The Blackhawks have assigned Wyatt Kaiser and Isaak Phillips to Rockford. They also activated Jarred Tinordi from IR and recalled Louis Crevier.
Jacob MacDonald and Anthony Duclair each scored twice, and Kaapo Kahkonen stopped 44 shots as the San Jose Sharks beat the Devils 6-3 on Friday night for their first road win this season.
If injury or underperformance has left your fantasy hockey roster needing help, shoot to score with one of these players.