The Fourth Period reported earlier this week that Hawks GM Stan Bowman is looking to improve his group of defensemen. TFP notes that Bowman has been shopping Connor Murphy but hasn’t been able to get much traction yet.
It’s no surprise Bowman is already looking to tinker. As Mike Kelly outlined earlier on Friday, the Hawks haven’t been good defensively this season.
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