The Chicago Blackhawks will look to be contenders in the Western Conference next season. That is of course, if there is an upcoming season.
Many different factors have to fall into place in order for the Blackhawks to make a deep push into the playoffs.
Will Patrick Kane raise his game to the next level, or will Corey Crawford finally step up and play like a true No. 1 goaltender?
Questions need answers, and these are the top five biggest factors for the Blackhawks in the upcoming season.