Blackhawks @ Coyotes, Numerology

Christian Petersen

The Blackhawks look to finish up their six game road trip and head into the Olympic break on a high note with a win over the Coyotes.


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Chicago Blackhawks (84 pts, 35-10-14) @ Phoenix Coyotes (62 pts, 26-20-10)

8 pm CDT, Jobing.com Arena - Glendale, AZ

TV : CSN Chicago

Radio : 720 AM WGN

Blackhawks' last game : 2-0 W @ Ducks

Coyotes' last game : 1-3 L vs Stars

Enemy Territory : Five For Howling

Season Series/Schedule

DATE SCORE W. GOAL
Feb 07 '14 @ PHX
Nov 30 '13 CHI 5 at PHX 2 N. Hjalmarsson
Nov 14 '13 PHX 4 at CHI 5 - SO B. Pirri

472 : The number of takeaways by the Blackhawks this season, the third most in the NHL.

177-88-36 : The Coyotes' all time record when Shane Doan scores a goal (.684 win %).

122 : The number of shorthanded faceoff wins by Antoine Vermette, the second most in the NHL.

52.2 : The Coyotes' team faceoff win percentage, the fourth highest in the NHL.

41 : The number of power play goals the Coyotes have given up this year.  Only Toronto (44) and Ottawa (43) have given up more.

39 : The number of points for the Coyotes' top scorer Mike Ribeiro. The Blackhawks have six players with at least 40 points.

36 : The number of 1st period goals scored by the Coyotes, the fifth fewest in the NHL.

11 : The number of points (8 G, 3 A) scored by Antoine Vermette during is current eight game point streak.

7 : The number of shootout goals scored by Jonathan Toews this season.  He is tied with Logan Couture for the league lead.

4-6-2 : The Coyotes' record versus the Central Division this year.

Probable Blackhawks Lineup

Forwards

Patrick Sharp - Jonathan Toews - Marian Hossa
Brandon Saad - Michal Handzus - Kris Versteeg
Bryan Bickell - Peter Regin - Andrew Shaw
Brandon Bollig - Marcus Kruger - Ben Smith

Defensive Pairings

Duncan Keith - Brent Seabrook
Niklas Hjalmarsson - Michal Rozsival
Nick Leddy - Sheldon Brookbank

Goaltender

Corey Crawford (22-8-10, 2.36 GAA, .916 save %, 1 SO)

Injuries

Nikolai Khabibulin (rotator cuff) out, Johnny Oduya (lower body) out, Patrick Kane (personal) out

Leading Scorers

PLAYER GP G A P +/- PIM PP GW
P. Kane 59 27 36 63 +8 18 10 6
P. Sharp 59 28 30 58 +18 34 8 2
J. Toews 59 19 36 55 +21 26 3 2
M. Hossa 54 24 26 50 +26 16 4 4
D. Keith 58 3 45 48 +19 8 2 1

Probable Coyotes Lineup

Forwards

Shane Doan - Martin Hanzal - Radim Vrbata
Lauri Korpikoski - Antoine Vermette - Mikkel Boedker
Tim Kennedy - Mike Ribeiro - David Moss
Paul Bissonnette - Kyle Chipchura - Jeff Halpern

Defensive Pairings

Oliver Ekman-Larsson - Zbynek Michalek
Keith Yandle - Derek Morris
David Schlemko - Michael Stone

Goaltender

Mike Smith (19-16-9, 2.85 GAA, .910 save %, 1 SO)

Injuries

None

Leading Scorers

PLAYER GP G A P +/- PIM PP GW
M. Ribeiro 56 14 25 39 -3 28 3 3
M. Boedker 56 15 22 37 -6 18 3 0
R. Vrbata 54 13 24 37 -5 18 6 2
M. Hanzal 51 14 22 36 -4 69 4 2
A. Vermette 56 21 14 35 +1 32 6 2

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