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Coach Quenneville rips Blackhawks after shootout loss

Oct 18, 2013, 12:22 AM EDT

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Joel Quenneville didn’t like much, if anything, about his team’s performance Thursday.

And he let it be known, after the Chicago Blackhawks lost 3-2 in a shootout to the St. Louis Blues.

“No, awful. I didn’t like our game at all (after) the first 12 minutes,” said the Blackhawks head coach after the game, as per Tracey Myers of CSN Chicago.

Didn’t like our pace, how we turned pucks over. Didn’t get pucks to the net, didn’t generate any offense after the first.”

That’s twice now the Blackhawks have lost to their Central Division rivals in St. Louis to begin the season, however they did manage the single point in this most recent defeat.

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