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Corey Crawford | Goalie | #50

Team: Chicago Blackhawks
Age / DOB:  (31) / 12/31/1984
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 216
Drafted: 2003 / Rd. 2 (52) / CHI
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Corey Crawford (appendectomy) has been moved to injured reserve.
He is retroactive to Dec. 3 after he had an emergency appendectomy over the weekend. Crawford is expected to miss two-to-three weeks, so this was just a procedural transaction for the Blackhawks. Dec 6 - 11:55 AM

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Corey Crawford will miss two-to-three weeks after undergoing an emergency appendectomy on Saturday morning.

That goodness for modern medicine. Expect Scott Darling to see the bulk of the starts with Crawford out. He should return by Christmas.
Dec 3 - 4:19 PM

Corey Crawford is undergoing an emergency appendectomy on Saturday morning.

"We are anticipating a full recovery and return to play," team doctor Michael Terry said. "We will provide details regarding the timeline of his return after we have more information about the surgery." Well there it is. Thank goodness for modern medicine. Expect Crawford to miss at least a week, likely two but not much more than that.
Dec 3 - 1:18 PM

Per the Blackhawks' Head Team Physician Dr. Michael Terry, Corey Crawford showed signs of "acute appendicitis" on Saturday.

Well, that's no fun. If his appendix is the issue, Crawford will out of commission at least for a couple of weeks. Hopefully he will not have to have surgery. We'll keep you posted.
Dec 3 - 1:13 PM

Corey Crawford (illness) won't play in Saturday's game against the Philadelphia Flyers.

Scott Darling will get the start in his place. Crawford is at the arena in Philadelphia, but he isn't feeling well enough to suit up as the team's backup. The Hawks are now scrambling to find themselves a backup for this afternoon's game. The Chicago Tribune mentioned that goalie coach Jimmy Waite could be an option to backup Darling. Crawford is day-to-day.
Dec 3 - 12:06 PM

Corey Crawford is expected to start on Saturday.

Crawford will be going for his fourth consecutive win. He has a 12-6-2 record, 2.27 GAA, and .927 save percentage in 20 contests this season.
Dec 2 - 2:07 PM

Corey Crawford out-dueled Cory Schneider for the 4-3 overtime win over the Devils on Thursday.

Crawford turned away 30 of 33 shots, including three of four shots on the penalty kill. The win is his third in a row as well. His record improves 12-6-2 with a .927 save percentage and a 2.27 GAA.
Dec 2 - 3:08 AM

Corey Crawford was the first goaltender off the ice following the Thursday morning skate.

That suggests Crawford will play between the pipes on Thursday. He has a 11-6-2 record, 2.23 GAA, and .928 save percentage in 19 contests this season.
Dec 1 - 12:43 PM

Corey Crawford stopped 38 of 39 shots in Tuesday's 2-1 shootout win over the Florida Panthers.

Jaromir Jagr was the only Panther to beat Crawford tonight and that goal was scored on the man-advantage. He made a number of key saves throughout the game including an incredible pad stop on Aleksander Barkov in the first period (click on the link below to watch it). Crawford didn't allow a goal in the shootout either. He has an 11-6-2 record with a 2.23 goals-against-average and a .928 save percentage.
Nov 30 - 12:05 AM

Corey Crawford will be the Blackhawks' starting goaltender on Tuesday.

Crawford got to rest during Chicago's contest on Saturday. He has a 2.31 GAA and .924 save percentage in 18 contests in 2016-17.
Nov 28 - 5:48 PM

Corey Crawford turned away 34 of 36 shots during Friday's 3-2 win over the Ducks.

Crawford even stopped all five shots asked on him while killing Anaheim's two man-advantages. He's now 10-6-2 with a .924 save percentage and a 2.31 GAA so far this season.
Nov 25 - 7:47 PM

Corey Crawford will start Friday's game against Anaheim.

Crawford has lost three of his last four outings, which has dropped his record to 9-6-2. Still, he has impressive peripherals with a 2.33 goals-against average and a .923 save percentage. It's likely that Scott Darling will be in goal versus Los Angeles on Saturday night.
Nov 24 - 5:12 PM

Corey Crawford stopped 33 of 35 shots Wednesday night as the Chicago Blackhawks lost a 2-1 contest to the San Jose Sharks.

Crawford has tallied his share of wins, but he has not been dominant. With a .943, this was his best performance in terms of save percentage in his last six games. The turning point was a 3-2 loss to the Washington Capitals November 11th, which snapped a seven-game streak in which he had save percentages of .936 or better.
Nov 24 - 2:20 AM

Corey Crawford will be in the crease Wednesday against San Jose.

Crawford's two worst starts of the season have come in his last three outings. He allowed five goals to Edmonton on Monday and four to Winnipeg last week. However, he still has strong numbers with a 2.34 GAA and a .921 save percentage.
Nov 23 - 3:38 PM

Corey Crawford faced only 27 shots Monday night and let five get past him as the Chicago Blackhawks were blanked 5-0 by the Edmonton Oilers.

This marked the most goals Crawford has given up in a game this season. He previously gave up four on three occasions, the most recent of which came just last Tuesday against the Winnipeg Jets. Crawford is not 1-2 in the current Canadian swing. He had a save percentage of .933 against the Flames in this span, but that is his only effort north of .850.
Nov 21 - 11:41 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Jonathan Toews
2Artem Anisimov
3Marcus Kruger
4Vince Hinostroza
LW1Artemi Panarin
2Tyler Motte
3Andrew Desjardins
4Dennis Rasmussen
RW1Patrick Kane
2Marian Hossa
3Richard Panik
4Ryan Hartman
5Jordin Tootoo
D1Duncan Keith
2Brent Seabrook
3Brian Campbell
4Niklas Hjalmarsson
5Trevor van Riemsdyk
6Michal Kempny
7Michal Rozsival
8Gustav Forsling
G1Corey Crawford
2Scott Darling
3Lars Johansson