Blackhawks vs Kings, Numerology

Jamie Squire

Kings make their first trip back to Chicago since the Western Conference Finals.

56_medium 71jepx81eqzz1l6q9g1g5j1lh_medium

Chicago Blackhawks (51 pts, 23-7-5)  vs Los Angeles Kings (48 pts, 22-7-4)

6 pm CDT, United Center - Chicago, IL

TV : WGN

Radio : 720 AM WGN

Blackhawks' last game : 3-7 L @ Maple Leafs

Kings' last game : 5-2 W @ Senators

Enemy Territory : Jewels From The Crown

Season Series/Schedule

DATE SCORE W. GOAL
Feb 03 '14
Dec 30 '13
Dec 15 '13

683 : The number of career regular season wins for Joel Quenneville, one shy of fourth all time in the NHL.

399 : The number of career points for Dustin Brown.

73 : Total man games lost for the Blackhawks this season.

31 : Number of career points (18 G, 13 A) Patrick Sharp has scored in 26 career games against the Kings.

16 : The number points (4 G, 12 A) for Patrick Kane in his current 8 game point streak.

12-3-2 : The Kings' road record this season.

10-0-1 : The Kings' record when being outshot this season.

6 : The number of consecutive wins for the Kings, the last five all on the road.

2 : The number of shorthanded goals scored by Dwight King.

1.91 : The Kings goals against average, the best in the NHL and the only team under 2.

Probable Blackhawks Lineup

Forwards

Patrick Sharp - Jonathan Toews - Marian Hossa
Kris Versteeg - Michal Handzus - Patrick Kane
Brandon Saad - Andrew Shaw - Jeremy Morin
Brandon Bollig - Marcus Kruger - Ben Smith

Defensive Pairings

Duncan Keith - Brent Seabrook
Niklas Hjalmarsson - Johnny Oduya
Nick Leddy - Michal Rozsival

Goaltender

Antti Raanta (5-1-1, 2.61 GAA, .911 save %, 0 SO)

Injuries

Corey Crawford (lower body) out, Nikolai Khabibulin (lower body) out, Bryan Bickell (knee) out

Leading Scorers

PLAYER GP G A P +/- PIM PP GW
P. Kane 35 19 25 44 +5 10 8 5
P. Sharp 35 15 17 32 +10 16 5 1
J. Toews 35 13 17 30 +8 14 2 0
D. Keith 35 2 27 29 +13 6 2 1
M. Hossa 30 13 15 28 +13 8 2 2

Probable Kings Lineup

Forwards

Dwight King - Anze Kopitar - Jeff Carter
Dustin Brown - Jarret Stoll - Justin Williams
Kyle Clifford - Mike Richards - Tyler Toffoli
Dan Carcillo - Trevor Lewis - Jordan Nolan

Defensive Pairings

Jake Muzzin - Drew Doughty
Robyn Regehr - Slava Voynov
Alec Martinez - Willie Mitchell

Goaltender

Ben Scrivens (7-2-4, 1.56 GAA, .943 save %, 3 SO)

Injuries

Colin Fraser (concussion) out, Jonathan Quick (lower body) out

Leading Scorers

PLAYER GP G A P +/- PIM PP GW
A. Kopitar 33 11 18 29 +15 12 5 4
M. Richards 33 6 21 27 +6 10 2 2
J. Williams 33 11 11 22 +11 26 3 1
J. Carter 23 9 8 17 +3 6 2 2
D. Doughty 33 6 11 17 +10 36 3 1

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Second City Hockey

You must be a member of Second City Hockey to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Second City Hockey. You should read them.

Join Second City Hockey

You must be a member of Second City Hockey to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Second City Hockey. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9355_tracker