11:30 AM CDT, United Center - Chicago, IL
TV : NBC
Radio : 720 AM WGN
Blackhawks' last game : 4-2 W vs Ducks
Bruins' last game : 4-2 W @ Dallas
Enemy Territory : Stanley Cup of Chowder
|Mar 27 '14||@ BOS|
|Jan 19 '14||@ CHI|
578 : The number of games the Blackhawks and Bruins have played all time. The Blackhawks are 238-259-79-2 versus the Bruins.
129 : The number of power plays for the Bruins the season, the least in the NHL.
27 : The number of 1st period goals given up by the Bruins this year, the 3rd least in the NHL.
60.3 : Patrice Bergeron's faceoff percentage since the start of the 2011-12 season, the best in the NHL during that time span.
15 : The number of goals scored by Reilly Smith, which leads the team. Don't think anyone would have put money on Reilly Smith leading the Bruins in scoring in mid January before the season started.
11.8 : The average penalty minutes per game for the Bruins this year, tied for 21st in the NHL.
8 : The number of regulation losses for the Blackhawks this year, the least in the NHL.
6 : The number of points (2 G, 4 A) during Marian Hossa's current four game point streak.
5 : The number shutouts for Tuukka Rask, the most in the NHL.
3 : The number of short handed goals scored by Brad Marchand, tied for the league lead.
Probable Blackhawks Lineup
Corey Crawford (18-7-7, 2.46 GAA, .910 save %, 0 SO)
Nikolai Khabibulin (rotator cuff) out
Proable Bruins Lineup
Tuukka Rask (22-12-2, 2.11 GAA, .928 save %, 5 SO)