Source: Hawks eye Mark Stuart

Updated: February 17, 2011, 4:55 PM ET
By Jesse Rogers | ESPNChicago.com

The Chicago Blackhawks are interested in Boston Bruins defenseman Mark Stuart, according to a league source.

Stuart, 26, has a goal and four assists with a plus-8 rating and would fill a role that Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman recently said they needed to upgrade.

"We're trying to find a defenseman that can be a penalty-killing type," Bowman said last Friday. "Right now, we're using our top guys a lot.

"In a perfect world we could get a guy to come in and do that."

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