7 pm CDT, United Center - Chicago, IL
TV : CSN Chicago
Radio : 720 AM WGN
Blackhawks' last game : 5-3 W vs Oilers
Avalanche's last game : 4-2 W @ Wild
Enemy Territory : Mile High Hockey
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|Dec 27 '13||COL 2 at CHI 7||P. Sharp|
|Nov 19 '13||CHI 1 at COL 5||G. Landeskog|
50-30 : The Avalanche's all time record in shootouts. The Blackhawks are 49-53.
37 : The number of 3rd period goals scored by the Avalanche. There are only four teams that have fewer 3rd period goals than the Avs this year.
31 : The number of the Blackhawks 50 all time wins versus the Avalanche that have come at home.
19 : The number of points (8 G, 11 A) scored by the "Red Wedding" line in the last six games. Toews and Sharp both have at least one point in each of those games.
15 : The number of combined goals scored in the two meetings between the Blackhawks and Avalanche this year.
14 : The number of games Semyon Varlamov has gone without a regulation loss, the longest streak of his career.
6-5 : The Avalanche's record in games decided by three or more goals. The Blackhawks are 13-3.
4 : The number of Blachawks who have at least 40 points this year. Matt Duchene leads the Avalanche with 39 points.
2 : The number of goals needed for Matt Duchene to reach 100 in his career. He will become the second player, after John Tavares, from the 2009 draft class to hit 100.
.911 : The identical save percentages for Corey Crawford, Annti Raanta and Jean-Sebastien Giguere.
Probable Blackhawks Lineup
Corey Crawford (17-7-6, 2.47 GAA, .911 save %, 0 SO)
Nikolai Khabibulin (rotator cuff) out
Probable Avalanche Lineup
Semyon Varlamov (21-8-5, 2.35 GAA, .926 save %, 1 SO)