That's not to say that the Hawks have been playing perfectly in the five prior games of this series. If anything, the Hawks have been very inconsistent and weak in many areas of their game.
Certain players have yet to make a mark on this series, while the Hawks' special teams are almost nonexistent.
For what it's worth, the Hawks need to improve their power play if they want to make it out of the first round.
These are the five keys to staying alive against the Phoenix Coyotes.