Chicago Blackhawks (32 pts, 14-4-4) @ Winnipeg Jets (23 pts, 10-10-3)
7 pm CDT, MTS Centre - Winnipeg, MB
TV : CSN Chicago
Radio : 720 AM WGN
Blackhawks last game : 1-5 L @ Avalanche
Jets last game : 5-4 W (OT) vs Flames
|Jan 26 '14|
|Nov 21 '13|
|Nov 06 '13||WPG 1 at CHI 4||P. Kane|
|Nov 02 '13||CHI 5 at WPG 1||B. Bollig|
81.5 : The Blackhawks' penalty kill rate on the road this season, 14th in the NHL.
78 : The number of shots on goal by Dustin Byfuglien, which is second on the team and tops among all NHL defensemen,
63 : The number hits the Jets have recorded in two games against the Blackhawks. The Hawks have just 26 in those games but outscored Winnipeg 9-2.
14 : The number of goals the Jets have scored in the 2nd period. The Blackhawks have 31 2nd period goals.
6 : The number of shootout goals by Andrew Ladd in seven attempts this year.
5 : The number of Ondrej Pavelec's eight wins that have come via the shootout.
3 : The number of shorthanded goals given up by the Jets. Only St. Louis and Tampa Bay have given up more.
3-8-1 : The Jets' record versus the Central Division this year.
2-4-1 : The Blackhawks' record when their opponent scores first. They are 12-0-3 when they score the first goal.
-8 : The Jets' current goal differential. The have scored 56 and given up 64 through 23 games.
Probable Blackhawks Lineup
Patrick Sharp - Jonathan Toews - Marian Hossa
Brandon Saad - Brandon Pirri - Patrick Kane
Kris Versteeg - Andrew Shaw - Jeremy Morin
Brandon Bollig - Marcus Kruger - Ben Smith
Duncan Keith - Brent Seabrook
Johnny Oduya - Niklas Hjalmarsson
Nick Leddy - Michal Rozsival
Corey Crawford (13-4-3, 2.55 GAA, .905 save %, 0 SO)
Michael Kostka (broken foot) out, Michal Handzus (upper body) out, Nikolai Khabibulin (lower body) out, Bryan Bickell (lower body) out
Probable Jets Lineup
Andrew Ladd - Bryan Little - Blake Wheeler
Evander Kane - Olli Jokinen - Devin Setoguchi
Matt Halischuk - Mark Scheifele - Michael Frolik
Eric Tangradi - James Wright - Chris Thorburn
Dustin Byfuglien - Grant Clitsome
Keaton Ellerby - Tobias Enstrom
Zach Redmond - Adam Pardy
Ondrej Pavelec (8-8-2, 2.74 GAA, .915 save %, 1 SO)
Mark Stuart (hip) questionable, Zach Bogosian (groin) out, Jim Slater (sports hernia) out