Chicago Blackhawks defeat Minnesota Wild, 4-1

CHICAGO - Tuesday morning, Joel Quenneville went on and on about how much fun it is to coach the Chicago Blackhawks.

The Blackhawks are young, hungry and loaded with talent from the first line to the fourth, from the first defense pair to the third. And their goalie tandem -- the preseason question mark -- has answered the bell.

Tuesday night in a 4-1 victory over the Wild in front of 21,381 noisy fans at the United Center, the Western Conference-leading Blackhawks s...