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Nick Schmaltz has contributed four assists in the last three games.

He set up a goal by Marian Hossa in Thursday's 3-2 shootout win over Dallas. Schmaltz has generated 17 of his 18 points in his last 20 appearances.
Mar 24 - 10:36 AM

Corey Crawford stopped 42 of 44 shots in Thursday's 3-2 shootout win over the Dallas Stars.

The Blackhawks never trailed in this game, but the Stars were able to come back from 1-0 and 2-1 deficits. Crawford has now won each of his last four decisions dating back to Mar. 12. He has a 30-15-3 record with a 2.52 goals-against-average and a .920 save percentage.
Mar 24 - 12:43 AM

Patrick Kane scored a goal in regulation and one in the shootout in Thursday's 3-2 win over Dallas.

Kane opened the scoring with a power play goal at the 8:13 mark of the first period. He's now picked up at least one point in seven of his last eight contests. Kane has 33 goals and 81 points in 74 games this season. Marian Hossa also scored for the Blackhawks, while Artemi Panarin added the game-winner in the shootout.
Mar 24 - 12:35 AM

Andrew Desjardins headlines a quartet of player scratched for Thursday's game against Dallas.

He'll be joined by Tomas Jurco, Michal Rozsival and Michal Kempny. Through 42 games Desjardins has picked up one point with 65 hits to his credit.
Source: NHL.com
Mar 23 - 8:36 PM

Corey Crawford will probably start versus Dallas on Thursday.

Crawford comes in sporting a 29-15-3 record with a .919 save percentage and a 2.54 GAA through 48 games this season. He's also 2-0 with just five goals against versus Dallas this season as well.
Mar 23 - 5:05 PM

Tanner Kero and the Chicago Blackhawks have agreed on a two-year contract extension, which will run through 2018-19.

Financial terms have not yet been released. The 24-year-old has posted six goals and 15 points in 55 career NHL games thus far with 55 hits to his credit.
Mar 23 - 4:53 PM

Richard Panik reached the 20-goal plateau for the first time in his NHL career on Tuesday night.

He has accounted for three goals in the last four games after he went four straight contests without scoring a point. Panik has collected a career-high 39 points in 73 games this year.
Mar 22 - 11:48 AM

Marian Hossa earned a goal and an assist in his return to the lineup on Tuesday night.

He produced both of his points on power-play chances for the Blackhawks. Hossa sat out two games with a lower-body. Coach Joel Quenneville intends to rest his veterans down the stretch, so Hossa could be in press box for a game or two prior to the start of the playoffs.
Mar 22 - 11:44 AM

Scott Darling allowed one goal on five shots in Tuesday's 5-4 OT loss to the Vancouver Canucks.

Darling entered the game in relief of Corey Crawford early in the third period with the 'Hawks trailing 4-1. The change seemed to spark the Blackhawks, as they were able to score three unanswered goals to tie the game. Unfortunately for Chicago, Daniel Sedin scored the game-winning goal in overtime. Because of the Blackhawk's comeback, Darling was the one charged with the loss. Darling now has an 18-5-3 record with a 2.13 goals-against-average and a .930 save percentage.
Mar 22 - 12:05 AM

Corey Crawford allowed four goals on 10 shots in Tuesday's 5-4 OT loss to the Vancouver Canucks.

Crawford was given the hook early in the third period after Canucks forward Brandon Sutter extended his team's lead to 4-1. Scott Darling came into the game at that point and the Blackhawks responded by scoring three unanswered goals to tie the game at four. Crawford didn't factor into tonight's decision. He'll enter his next start with a 2.54 goals-against-average and a .919 save percentage.
Mar 22 - 12:00 AM

Ryan Hartman scored a pair of goals in Tuesday's 5-4 OT loss to the Vancouver Canucks.

Hartman's power play goal in the second period cut Vancouver's lead to 2-1 at the time and his second tally tied the game at four with under two minutes remaining in regulation. Hartman is up to 18 goals and 29 points in 68 games this season. Marian Hossa and Richard Panik also found the back of the net for the Blackhawks.
Mar 21 - 11:52 PM

Jordin Tootoo will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Vancouver Canucks.

Tootoo had been in the lineup for each of his team's last five games, but it'll be his turn to sit tonight after he finished with a minus-2 rating in less than five minutes of ice time against Colorado on the weekend. Andrew Desjardins, Michal Kempny and Michal Rozsival will also be scratched.
Mar 21 - 8:14 PM

Corey Crawford will get the start in Tuesday's game against the Vancouver Canucks.

Crawford has won each of his last three contests. He has a 29-15-3 record with a 2.49 goals-against-average and a .921 save percentage.
Mar 21 - 6:39 PM

According to a source, Roy Radke signed an amateur tryout with AHL Rockford.

His OHL season with Barrie concluded on Saturday where the 20-year-old had his best season yet. Over 45 games he scored 23 goals and 36 points. He needed 66 games to score 19 goals and 39 points in 2015-16. Radke was drafted 164th overall in 2015.
Mar 21 - 5:35 PM

Johnny Oduya will indeed play in Tuesday's match against the Canucks.

The veteran defender missed Sunday's match with Colorado as a healthy scratch. In five games since coming over from Dallas, he has both a goal and an assist with four PIMs, four blocks and 22 hits.
Mar 21 - 4:56 PM


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